FEC Meeting Cancelled, Osinbajo To Brief President Buhari On SGF Probe Report
23 August 2017 National News
The weekly Federal Executive Council meeting has been cancelled. This was made known in an official press statement published via the Presidency’s official Twitter handle, @NGRPresident.
The three-page announcement mentioned the cancellation of today’s FEC meeting. It included that the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, would be briefing the president at noon.
STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE
The meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) will not hold today.
Today would have afforded President Muhammadu Buhari the opportunity of presiding over the council meeting for the first time in over three months.
From the statement, no official reason was given, but it did say Buhari would today receive the report of the investigation committee into the allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ayo Oke.
The statement read, “The meeting of the Federal Executive Council will not hold today.
The President has been operating from an office in his residence since Monday as the Presidency claims his main office has been destroyed by rodents.