President Buhari Sacks His Vice, Osinbajo As Head Of Economic Team

9 months ago by: success Xenab
-- (m) at 16-09-2019 10:26PM (9 months ago)

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President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted an Economic Advisory Council (EAC), according a statement Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.

The advisory council replaces the current Economic Management Team (EMT) and is to report directly to the President.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, before now headed, Economic Management Team.

Adesina said: The Economic Advisory Council (EAC) will advise the President on economic policy matters, including fiscal analysis, economic growth and a range of internal and global economic issues working with the relevant cabinet members and heads of monetary and fiscal agencies.

“The EAC will have monthly technical sessions as well as scheduled quarterly meetings with the President. 

“The Chairman may, however, request for unscheduled meetings if the need arises.”

The chairman of advisory council is Prof. Doyin Salami, while  Dr. Mohammed Sagagi is the Vice Chairman.

Other members are Prof. Ode Ojowu, Dr. Shehu Yahaya, Dr. Iyabo Masha, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, Mr. Bismark Rewane, Dr. Mohammed Adaya Salisu – Secretary (Senior Special  Assistant to the President, Development Policy).

-- dopygenius (m) at 16-09-2019 10:32PM
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wasted generations
-- rainbowlove (m) at 17-09-2019 01:11AM
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idiots in human form..
-- elixabethAA (f) at 17-09-2019 02:47AM
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Mr poster, you are just a trouble maker.. Mr President reformes his economic team for a different view on the way forward, you are saying "he has sack the VP" from the head. Nigeria need different ideas to move forward..
-- olowoinlionsden (m) at 17-09-2019 07:29AM
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Ignorant commentator. How are you sure the VP has not suggested to his boss, he should found another Body of Experts to continually handle the Economy Matter, and relieve him(VP), of the encumbrance.
-- edetedu5 (m) at 23-09-2019 10:09PM
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Quote from: rainbowlove on 17-09-2019 01:11AM
idiots in human form..
so sad