President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday inaugurate an audit committee on policies, programmes and project which will be headed by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.
According to a statement on Wednesday from the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation signed by the Permanent Secretary (General Services Office), Olusegun Adekunle, the committee is tasked with the auditing and determining the status of implementation of policies, programmes and projects either inherited or commenced by the out-going administration.
The committee is also to prepare and produce a detailed working document that will guide the incoming cabinet members on the direction of government regarding policies, programmes and projects.
The statement added that the committee would “identify and highlight a residue of work and challenges that might militate against successful implementation of policies, projects and programmes of government.”
Members of the committee are the Chief of Staff to the President, Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Minister of Budget and National Planning, Minister of Finance, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment as well as the Minister of Transportation.
Others are the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Minister of Water Resources, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, National Security Adviser and Permanent Secretary, Cabinet Affairs Office.