The Fiscal Responsibility Commission, FRC on Tuesday says it has begun verification of the 2018/2019 Federal Government’s projects in the northeast.
The Principal Communication Officer of the commission, Ms Grace Michael, in a statement in Maiduguri, says that the exercise was designed to ensure that the projects were executed in line with the budgetary provisions.
“FRC embarks on the verification to ensure that budgetary provisions, appropriated to the Federal Government’s Projects across the six geo-political zones are well spent”. The statement reads.
She disclosed that a team of officials of the commission had on Monday verified renovation of radiology department, doctor’s offices, renovation of male and female wards and procurement of office furniture and equipment at the Federal Neuro Psychiatric Hospital, Maiduguri.
Other projects were construction of female students’ hostel, renovation of drug abuse and rehabilitation ward, purchase of electroencephalography machine with video components and construction of Accident, Emergency (AE) unit.
The Team Leader of the Projects, Alhaji Zailani Muhammed stated that the projects had reached about 100 percent completion.