The Federal Executive Council  has directed relevant ministries, departments and agencies  to collaborate  effectively towards ensuring Nigeria meets the June 2017 global deadline for migration  from analogue to digital broadcasting.
 
Minister of information,  Lai Mohammed is insisting that the country has no choice but to meet the deadline.
 
This was the core issue discussed at Wednesday's meeting  of the council  which was presided over by President  Muhammadu Buhari.
 
Meanwhile before the  commencement of the  Federal Executive Council meeting, President Muhammadu  Buhari swore-in four special advisers  and one permanent secretary.
 
The Special Advisers are Senator Babafemi Ojudu, Political Adviser and Economic  Adviser, Adeyemi Dipeolu.
 
Also sworn in were Special Adviser on Social Investment,  Maryam Uwais and the Special Adviser on planning, Tijjani  Abdullahi.
 
President Buhari also administered the oath to the permanent  secretary of the Ministry of Foreign  Affairs, Ambassador Sola  Enikanolaiye.