COVID-19 Relief Fund: Buhari orders speedy release of N2.3trn fund

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the timely and speedy release of the 2.3 trillion-naira economic sustainability package to cushion the effect of the coronavirus pandemic on the citizens and business owners he gave the directive while speaking at the ministerial performance review retreat at

Asovila in Abuja. The president directed the central bank of Nigeria and finance minister to ensure that necessary action is taken on the stimulus package and the funds for capital projects in the 2020 budget

am confident that the lessons we have learned in the last one year of implementation of policies.

Programs and projects deliberations and the resolutions from the different sessions and experience Sharon from various speakers will serve as the need the tool to propel every ministry to the next level of achievement more importantly the thrust reposed in us by Nigerians remains the ultimate driving force.

We cannot afford to lose focus regardless of the challenges our eyes must therefore remain fixed on the ultimate goal more than ever before I challenge us all to play as a team because that is what a convoy is, however only as strong as it is lowest vessel to this end the days of insufficient collaboration

coordination and synergy among implementing ministries departments and agencies should be over, I have directed that a central delivery coordination unit at the office of the secretary to the government of the federation should be revived to ensure the much immediate synergy and focus on results the secretary to the government of the federation is to ensure regular reports on progress I’ll submit it


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