President Muhammadu Buhari has received the report of the Economic Sustainability Committee (ESC) with a pledge that the Federal Government will continue to implement measures meant to safeguard the economy.
The Economic Sustainability Committee, chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, was inaugurated by the president on March 30 in response to the threat of the most severe economic downturn in the nation’s history, largely caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The committee was specifically charged with the responsibility of developing a clear Economic Sustainability Plan in response to challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, and to propose monetary policy measures in support of the plan, among others.
President Buhari, who lauded Nigerians for…
Source: Guardian Newspaper