Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday chaired a special session of the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting.

The meeting comprising state governors was held at the old Banquet Hall of the State House, Abuja.

The special session, which started around 10.28 a.m, had in attendance  Chairman of the Dangote Foundation,  Alhaji Aliko Dangote, and Bill Gates, Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Among state governor who were around when the meeting started are…Jigawa, Ebonyi,  Borno, Ondo, Plateau,  Osun, Kano, Ogun, Benue, Gombe, Bauchi, Kogi, Edo, Kwara, Imo, Kaduna, Akwa Ibom

Deputy governors at the meeting included those of Lagos State, Oyo State, Nasarawa State, Kebbi State, Rivers State.


Also at the meeting are the Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido, Obi of Onitsha, Obi Emeka, and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha.

Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole and Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu made presentations during the meeting.

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