FEC approves PEAC’s National Poverty Reduction Strategy

The Federal Government through the ederal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the National Poverty Reduction with Growth Strategy (NPRGS) prepared by the Presidential Economic Advisory Council (PEAC).
The disclosure was made to the State House Correspondents by the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina on Wednesday.
Adeshina noted that  the Steering Committee on NPRGS would be coordinated by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who will provide overall guidance for implementation.
He said council also approved its incorporation into the Medium Term National Development Plan 2021-2025 and the Agenda 2050.
FEC also ordered the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to prepare a bill for submission to National Assembly, to make the implementation of the strategy achievable.

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