During a briefing after the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting, Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Vice President told newsmen that a committee has been set up for the burial of late former Vice President Alex Ekwueme.
The Federal Government appointed Mr. Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) to head this national burial committee for the burial of late former Vice President Alex Ekwueme.
The meeting was presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.
As the committee is being headed by Mr. Boss Mustapha, Anambra State government and the Ekwueme family will be fully involved in the burial activities.
All the members of NEC alongside Osinbajo signed the condolence register of Dr. Alex Ekwueme.