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Tension grip ministers ahead of last FEC meeting

20 May 2015, 13:58

Abuja - Anxiety has gripped ministers and other top government officials ahead of the last meeting of the Federal Executive Council under the Goodluck Jonathan administration scheduled to hold on Wednesday, Punch reports.

The apprehension was triggered by a report credited to the Minister of Information, Patricia Akwashiki, that President Goodluck Jonathan would dissolve his cabinet during a “valedictory session” of the FEC on Wednesday.

Also read: Jonathan may dissolve cabinet on Wednesday

Akwashiki said she was surprised that a news report, which initially quoted an unnamed minister from the South-West, ended up crediting her as having made the comment.

The council members meet every Wednesday to take decisions on national issues.

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