MAJOR ACTIONS TAKEN BY OSINBAJO SINCE BECOMING ACTING PRESIDENT

Major actions taken by Osinbajo
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on February 1 inaugurated five commissioners of the National Population Commission.

On the same day, the acting president constituted the Presidential Task Force on Food Security with the mandate to reduce prices of food items in the country.

On February 6, Osinbajo declared open, the Agenda for Consultative Forum on Economic Recovery and Growth Plan.

On February 7, he sent the name of Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Walter Onnoghen to the Senate for confirmation as substantive CJN.

On February 16, Osinbajo inaugurated the National Road Safety Advisory Council which he heads.

He presided over a meeting of the National Economic Council on February 16. The meeting, among other things, directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to review the foreign exchange policy.

On February 17 the acting president signed seven bills into law.

On February 20 he presided over a meeting of the Presidential Task Force on wheat and rice and assured that the nation would attain self-sufficiency in food security.

On February 21, Osinbajo presided over an expanded meeting of the Presidential Enabling Business Council and unveiled a 60-day national action plan for ease of doing business.

The acting president also sent the name of Mr. Adeyinka Asekun from Ogun state to the Senate for confirmation as non-career ambassador.

All these are aside from.paying viists to Abia, Delta, Rivers Imo and Bayelsa States where he has calmed nerves especially of agitators especially in the South South.

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