Oluwatobi Adewale Bakare
PRESIDENT TINUBU ON ECONOMY
President Bola Tinubu has continued consultation with key players on how to get the economy on sound footing.
In this regard, the president and his vice president Kashim Shettima met with the Senate president, Godswill Akpabio and some governors including those of Imo, Kwara, Lagos and Ogun.
Former governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state was also part of the meeting.
Presidential Adviser on special duties, communications and strategy, Dele Alake says the meeting also looked at how to finalize arrangement on the distribution of palliatives to cushion the effect of the fuel subsidy removal.
The presidency had earlier proposed the distribution of grains and fertilizers to farmers also as part of measures to boost food security in the country.