The Senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial District,and Chairman Senate Committee on Health, Dr Ibrahim Oloriegbe has called for the review of the procurement process to ensure speedy implementation of the nation’s budget.
Dr. Oloriegbe made the call while featuring on the Correspondents Chapel of NUJ Kwara state Council programme “News Keg” in Ilorin.
He said the procurement system set up is being used as bottleneck in the implementation of the budget.
Dr Oloriegbe explained that the no objection process adopted as a result of COVID-19 pandemic should be applicable on all projects.
He also advocated for reduction in the numbers of agencies involve in the procurement process.