President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday summoned heads of agencies under the transportation ministry to brief the Federal Executive Council on their activities in the last couple of months.
The President presided over the meeting of the FEC with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and cabinet ministers in attendance.
The meeting is the first this year and had in attendance the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha, and Head of Service, Mrs. Winifrey Oyo-Ita.
Others attending the meeting included the National Security Adviser to the President, retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, and Chief of Staff to the President, Malam Abba Kyari.
"The heads of agencies of the Federal Ministry of Transportation are expected to brief the council”, sources disclosed.
Apart from the transportation parastatals, President Buhari had equally invited the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, for a similar meeting.
Some of the affected agencies include the Nigerian Ports Authority, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Nigerian Shippers Council among others.