President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting.
Buhari arrived 40 minutes later than usual, while the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, was conspicuously absent.
The ministers present included those of Health, Osagie Ehanire; Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouk; that of Mines and Steel Development, Olamilekan Adegbite; Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige.
Also in attendance were Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola; Power, Abubakar Aliyu; Police Affairs, Mohammed Dingyadi; Justice, Abubakar Malami, Transportation, Mu’azu Sambo and Environment, Mohammed Abdullahi.
Others were Ministers of Women Affairs, Paulen Tallen; Humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development; minister of state for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo; Minister of power, Abubakar Aliyu; Aviation, Hadi Sirika as well as police affairs, Maigari Dingyadi.
The Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, and the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Doctor Folasade Yemi-Esan, were also present.