Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The meeting, which will deliberate on the minimum wage request, among other issues, started around 11.26am on Thursday when Osinbajo arrived at the Council chamber.
After the National anthem, opening prayer was offered by Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong.
Other state governors in attendance included Lagos, Zamfara, Adamawa, Kebbi, Jigawa, Niger, Ekiti and Bauchi,
Among the deputy governors in the hall included Nasarawa and Ogun.
Also in attendance were the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha, Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige, Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed.
Others at the meeting included Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, FCT Minister, Mohammed Bello, Minister of Education Adamu Adamu, CBN Governor, Godwin Emefuele.