A meeting of the National Economic Council has started in Abuja. Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, is presiding over the session attended by state governors. The meeting started around 11.06am at the Presidential Villa. It is the last NEC for 2019. The session is ongoing.

The Presidency has confirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari laid off some aides to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo as part of the ongoing overhauling of the seat of government.“The exercise, which has been ordered by the President, is to streamline decision-making, cut down multiple authorities and reduce the cost of administration. “It […]