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Osinbajo Vice President presides over FEC meeting in Buhari's absence (Photos)

The Vice President filled in for President Buhari who is still in France.

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo presided over the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, in the absence of President Muhammadu Buhari.

L-R: President Muhammadu Buhari's Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari; Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; and Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 play

L-R: President Muhammadu Buhari's Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari; Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; and Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, December 13, 2017

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The Vice President was a stand-in for President Buhari who is in Paris, France after his participation in the One Planet Summit that took place on Tuesday, December 12.

Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 play

Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, December 13, 2017

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Notable absentees at Wednesday's meeting include Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyema and Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jibrin, who are both part of the president's delegation to France.

Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 play

Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, December 13, 2017

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VP Osinbajo had also filled in for President Buhari during last week's meeting after he embarked on a 2-day visit to Kano State.

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