Osinbajo Presides Over Last NEC Meeting For 2019

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Updated December 19, 2019
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo presides over the National Economic Council meeting on December 19, 2019 in Abuja. Credit: State House


A meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC) held on Thursday morning at the State House Abuja.

Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo presided over the session which was had state governors in attendance.

This is the last NEC meeting for 2019.

At their last meeting, the council received a memorandum from the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Mr Lekan Adegbite on the current relationship between the three tiers of government in fiscal governance of the solid minerals sector.

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The NEC meeting is a forum where the nation’s economic planning efforts and programmes of the various levels of government is reviewed.

It comprises the 36 state governors, the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Minister of Finance, Secretary to the Government of the Federation and some other government officials.