24 Nov Highlights of FEC Meeting
The weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC held on Wednesday, presided over by President Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The attorney-general of the federation (AGF) Abubakar Malami told state house correspondents after the meeting that $1 billion in looted funds have been recovered so far by the administration. He said the recovered funds have been deployed to various sectors of the economy, including poverty alleviation, while over 3,000 convictions have been recorded.
Other highlights of the meeting include:
*Approval for a new anti-corruption strategy document to strengthen the anti-graft fight in the country.
*Approval of N14.09 billion as augmentation of the contract sum for the construction of a road in Kano state. With this, the budget for the road project was raised from N22 billion to N36.89 billion