President Muhammadu Buhari has officially inaugurated Nigeria’s National Development Plan 2021-2025. The president inaugurated the document before the commencement of the virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja today according to the News Agency of Nigeria.
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Dr Zainab Ahmed, while speaking at the presentation, said, “The NDP 2021-2025 is designed as our medium-term Development Plan to succeed the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP 2017-2020), which ended in December 2020 as the FG is taking necessary actions that will fundamentally change the structure of the economy and how government businesses are conducted for efficiency and effectiveness.
Also present at the inauguration are several members of his cabinet including the Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha and Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State.