President Muhammadu Buhari has prolonged the tenure of the Professor Keme Pondei-led Interim Administration Committee of the Niger Delta Improvement Fee (NDDC) from Might 1 to December 31, 2020.
That is in response to a communique by the President’s particular aide, Femi Adesina.
In his assertion, the particular adviser famous that the extension is to cowl the interval of the forensic audit of the NDDC, earlier authorised by the Federal Govt Council, underneath the chairmanship of the President.
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In the identical vein, President Buhari equally authorised that the NDDC offers intervention assist to enhance efforts of the Federal and State governments in opposition to additional unfold of COVID-19 within the 9 States of the Niger Delta area, within the sum of Six Billion, Two Hundred and Fifty Million Naira (N6,250,00zero,00zero.00) solely.
The supplies and provides are to be completed by Emergency Procurement technique as supplied in Sections 42(b) (c) and 43 of the Public Procurement Act, 2007.