 Federal Executive Council approves contracts worth billions of naira

With less than 40days to leave office Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has approved a number of contracts running into billions of naira.

Also, despite warning by two Senior Advocates of Nigeria who asked the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, to obey a court order in respect of a dispute on the multi-million-naira e-Customs modernization project.

The senior lawyers, Ahmed Raji and Dipo Okpeseyi, had in separate letters, warned the AGF, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, and Secretary to the Government of the Federation of underhand efforts being made to obtain FEC’s approval of the re-award of the e-Customs Modernization Project.