Wednesday’s meeting started around 11.a.m. few minutes after he arrived the Council Chamber. It was is the third time Osinbajo will be presiding over FEC meeting since President Muhammadu Buhari returned from medical vacation in the United Kingdom on the 10th of March. As part of reasons why Buhari did not attend last Wednesday meeting, the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, had told reporters last Wednesday that Buhari was resting and working at home. Unlike last week, many Ministers were in attendance during opening session of the meeting. The Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, was also in attendance. The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mohammed Bello and the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, offered the Muslim and Christian prayers, respectively. ]]>