Addressing newsmen after the meeting, Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed said that the President needed some rest.
He said that President Buhari asked that all the files on his table be brought to him at his official residence at the Presidential Villa, Abuja for treatment.
He stated that, henceforth, the ailing president will operate from his residence at the presidential villa due to his ill health.
The FEC meeting was chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.
President Muhammadu Buhari who has been missing in action since he returned from a medical vacation in London was absent from the meeting.
The President, since his return has headed the FEC meeting just once.
There have been speculations over the President’s state of health as he has been absent from most public functions.