Going by a Daily Trust report, the president’s itinerary for this week confirmed that he was scheduled to preside over the FEC meeting billed to hold at 11:00 am today Wednesday 3rd May 2017 inside the Council Chambers of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja. In the exact words of the report:
“All is now set for Mr President to preside over tomorrow’s (today’s meeting of the Federal Executive Council. I can confirm to you very strongly that Mr President will be at the Council Chambers for FEC meeting tomorrow (today),” the report quoted a source as saying.
President Buhari’s personal assistant on new media Bashir Ahmad shared video of the meeting on his official Twitter handle, and it shows the President’s absence, as the meeting was presided over by Osibanjo.
— Presidency Nigeria (@NGRPresident) May 3, 2017