The meeting, which kicked off at 11:00am, President Muhammadu Buhari Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN); Senate President Ahmad Lawan; Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha and Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, physically present.
President Buhari is hosting a virtual Council of State meeting with former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, the only ex-leader in physical attendance.
Among the former heads of government sighted attending via video, as at the take- off of the meeting, are former Military President General Ibrahim Babangida; Chief Ernest Shonekan and General Abdulsalami Abubakar.
Also sighted on video are some former Chief Justices of Nigeria (CJN).
Also attending physically are Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami and Minister for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Mallam Mohammed Bello.