Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over the monthly National Economic Council (NEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
A tweet by Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to Osinbajo said NEC is the constitutional body that advises President Muhammadu Buhari on the coordination of economic affairs in the country.
He also noted that in attendance are the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, some state governors and members of the Federal Executive Council, FEC.
Akande tweeted: “VP Osinbajo now presiding over the monthly National Economic Council, NEC, meeting with State Govs, CBN Gov & some members of the FEC.
“NEC is the constitutional body that advises the President on the coordination of economic affairs of the Nigerian Federation.”
NEC under the leadership of Prof Osinbajo between 2015 to April 2019, passed 173 resolutions in 38 meetings.