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COVID-19 :Buhari’s economic advisory council meets with Osinbajo’s panel

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The Chair person of the  Economic Sustainability Committee,Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Thursday, met with members of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council over a sustainability plan by the committee. Blackboxnigeria gathered.

The committee which was inaugurated on April 2, by President Muhammadu Buhari is saddled with the responsibility of tackling the economic challenges that may arise as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, via his Twitter handle, Thursday, said.

“As part of the work of the Economic Sustainability Committee chaired by VP Osinbajo, members of Economic Advisory Council were invited to a meeting today for their inputs into the committee’s forthcoming report to the President.

“The goals of the report — the Sustainability Plan — include to stimulate significant local production, save jobs, create new ones and also protect the most vulnerable and the working poor.

“It’s about turning the current challenges into great opportunities for Nigerians and Nigeria in line with Mr. President’s vision.”

 

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