Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday presided over a virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
President Muhammadu Buhari is in London, UK, for a medical check-up after participating in the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education, GPE, 2021 to 2025.
Ministers physically present at the virtual FEC meeting included Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, Minister for Justice and Attorney-General, Abubakar Malami, and the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva.
Others were, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba.
More so, Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, and Minister of Agriculture and Rural Resources, Sabo Nanono.
Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha and the Chief of Staff to President Ibrahim Gambari, are also in attendance.
At the last meeting on July 14, FEC approved N8.6 billion for the construction of vaccine laboratory, text kits for HIV/AIDS and procurement of medical equipment.