President Muhammadu Buhari has directed Ministries, Departments and Agencies to comply with ongoing transition of all government operations to digital platforms that will enhance efficiency and effectiveness in service delivery, and promote more inter-agency synergy.
The training workshop was organised by a Non-Governmental Organisation, Arewa Research Development Projects.
The Senate on Tuesday adjourned plenary for two weeks to engage Ministries, Departments and Agencies in defence of their 2020 budget.
Adamu said this when he met with the National Task Group on Sanitation in his office in Friday in Abuja.
The Senate also directed relevant standing committees to oversee Ministries, Departments and Agencies that are beneficiaries of development aids and grants to consider such in the appropriation of funds for MDAs’ activities.
The National Assembly has warned all the revenue generating federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies engaging in diversion of revenues to desist from the act, saying such practice would not be tolerated henceforth.
The Federal Government has developed a scorecard for the ranking of websites of s Ministries, Departments and Agencies to help in rebranding public service.
The House of Representatives member for Abi/Yakurr Federal Constituency of Cross River State, Dr. Alex Egbona, will not have the luxury of enjoying his full annual recess with many of his colleagues.
The committee, which would be led by Hon. Wole Oke, was set up following a motion by Hon. Yusuf Gagdi at plenary on Wednesday in Abuja.
Mohammed issued the directive on Saturday in Bauchi at a ministerial briefing by Ministries, Departments and Agencies.
The Federal Government says it has paid N135 billion of all outstanding PAYE tax liabilities owed by Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies for 14 years to various states governments.
Out of the 67 Federal Government’s Ministries, Departments and Agencies that were assessed, the websites of the Nigerian Intelligence Agency, Office of the National Security Adviser and the Department of State Services were ranked lowest in the 2018 MDAs Websites’ Ranking.
Direct savings from yearly appropriations of Ministries, Departments and Agencies on the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System has grown to over N100 billion.
Olufehinti Olusegun, the Director, Integrated Personnel Payroll Information System, has said the Federal Government saved over N206 billion in salaries of federal civil servants during the 2017 and 2018 fiscal years.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that with this development, all MDA’s and certain categories of the state workers are now free to do business with them.
The Committee’s Chairman, Moshood Oshun, spoke with newsmen after the committee interrogated State Physical Planning Permit Authority officials.
Ahmed Idris, the Accountant-General of the Federation, said this in a statement by Johnson Oise, Director, Press, Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation, on Sunday in Abuja.
This revelation emerged at the One-Day Stakeholder Sensitisation Exercise on TSA e-Collection Charges held in Abuja on Tuesday, organised by the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation.
This was sequel to a unanimous adoption of a motion by Hon. Iboro Ekanem at plenary.
Ameh on Wednesday in Abuja told the News Agency of Nigeria that the National Assembly should not be expected to be a rubber stamp institution, saying whatever they did was in the interest of Nigeria.