President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted a new Economic Advisory Council (EAC) to replace the current Economic Management Team headed by vice president Yemi Osinbajo.
According to a statement signed by Femi Adesina, special adviser to the president on media and publicity, the team will report directly to the president.
Doyin Salami, a senior lecturer at the Lagos Business School and former member of the monetary policy committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is the chairman of the council has former CBN governor – Chukwuma Soludo, Iyabo Masha, Bismark Rewane among others as members.
Below is the full list of members of the council:
Mohammed Sagagi as the vice-chairman
Ode Ojowu – member
Shehu Yahaya – member
Iyabo Masha – member
Chukwuma Soludo – member
Bismark Rewane – member
Mohammed Adaya Salisu – secretary (senior special assistant to the president, development policy)