President Muhammadu Buhari today presided over the Federal Executive Council meeting  in Abuja.
 
According to the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, he was scheduled to leave Abuja for Turkey immediately after the council’s meeting.
 
There he would participate in the ninth D-8 summit in Istanbul, Turkey, on Friday.
 
Before the summit, President Buhari, at the invitation of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, would be on working visit to Ankara, the Turkish capital.
 
The D-eight member countries include Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Malaysia, Pakistan and Turkey.