Buhari finally presides over FEC meeting, gives N1m each to members of D’Tigress team

Pres. Buhari on Wednesday presided over his first meeting ‎of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, since April.
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Excluding the over 100 days for which he was out of Nigeria for health treatment, ‎the president had missed five consecutive meetings, two of which were cancelled.
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The president had earlier before commencement of the meeting, met with the Nigerian women basketball team who recently emerged African champions, where he announced that each D’Tigress player will get a reward of N1m.

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Apart from the players, the officials who guided them will receive the sum of N500,000 each. Nigeria defeated defending champions Senegal to win the trophy in Mali on Sunday night.