The Council of State is an organ of the Federal Government saddled with the responsibility of advising the executive on policy making.
The meeting which is being held inside the Council Chambers began at 11:00am.
The Secretary-General of the Federation, SGF Boss Mustapha said apologies were sent from Fmr Head Of State, Yakubu Gowon, IBB, for not attending the meeting.
Without mentioning details of the agenda during the opening session, the Secretary to the Government of the Federations, Boss Mustapha said that the meeting will discuss five-point agenda.
The forthcoming general election and security of the nation are also expected to engage the attention of the Council of State.
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and President Muhammadu Buhari also met and shook hands before the commencement of the meeting.
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