Tag Archives: Federal Executive Council (FEC)

FEC Approves Establishment Of 6 Private Universities

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the establishment of six private universities, including a naval university in Delta. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, announced this while briefing the State House press corps at the end of the FEC meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. According to him, the approvals are a result of the…

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Dambazau Absent As Buhari Presides Over FEC With Malami, Oyo-Ita, In Attendance

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice (AGF), Abubakar Malami, and the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, attended the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting on Thursday. The meeting, which usually holds on Wednesday, but moved to Thursday, has President Muhammadu Buhari presiding and is holding to…

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President Muhammadu Buhari Presides Over FEC Meeting Today October 4th, 2017|Photos

President Muhammadu Buhari has presided over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting today at the presidential villa in Abuja. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was also in attendance at the meeting. The Ministers present at the meeting include the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige; the Minister of Health, Issac Adewole; the Minister of…

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President Buhari Cancels Weekly FEC Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari has called off the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting expected to hold today. The president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity Femi Adesinaannounced the news. No reason was given for the cancellation. Adesina did add that the president will receive the report of the committee investigating allegations against the suspended Secretary to the…

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“I’m Not Worried about Buhari’s Health for Now,” El-Rufai Says

  Governor Nasir El–Rufai said that it is not compulsory for President Muhammadu Buhari to preside over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting and that he can always delegate the responsibility. The Kaduna State governor said this on Wednesday in Abuja, on behalf of other governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He…

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Plot to Sack Odigie-Oyegun Thickens as APC Postpones NEC Meeting

Indications emerged yesterday of a plot to sack the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie–Oyegun from office. The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling party, Mr. Timi Frank confirmed the plot to The Guardian after the surprise shift of the meetings of the National Caucus and the National Executive…

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