President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over his first meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, since April.
Excluding the over 100 days for which he was out of Nigeria for health treatment, the president had missed five consecutive meetings, two of which were cancelled.
Buhari received the victorious Nigeria’s national basketball team, DTigeress.
He announced N1 million gift for each of the female basketball players.
The team won the 2017 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket tournament in Mali and also qualify for the 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup slated for Spain.
At Wednesday’s meeting, ministers offered prayers for the president, who had earlier before commencement of the meeting, met with the Nigerian women basketball team who recently emerged African champions.
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