Minister of communications, Barr. Adebayo Shittu, was caught on camera dozing off during The Candidates, a town hall meeting aired live on television.
The Cable reported that Shittu dozed off briefly about 55 minutes into the programme which held in Abuja and lasted for two hours.
It was organised by Daria Media, and anchored by Kadaria Ahmed, media personality.
Featured on the programme were President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.
The camera captured Shittu sleeping while Osinbajo was speaking about the efforts being made by the federal government to stop the violent clashes between farmers and herdsmen.
Here is the video of Shittu sleeping during the programme.