President Muhammadu Buhari and ot on Wednesday presided over the 23rd virtual cabinet meeting at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The meeting commenced at 9:00 am with the following personalities present; the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, and Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari.
Some of the Ministers that were physically present are Ministers of Information, Lai Mohammed, Finance, Zainab Ahmed, Justice, Abubakar Malami, Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, Aviation, Hadi Sirika, Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo and Environment, Mahmood Muhammad.
The cabinet paid their tribute to late Babatunde Lawal by observing a minute silence. Babatunde Lawal was a Permanent Secretary in the Office of the Secretary to Government of the Federation and Deputy Secretary of the cabinet right until the day he passed out.
Other members of the cabinet participated virtually from their various offices in Abuja, the nation’s capital.