BPP tackles structural, capacity challenges in procurement processes


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The Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) yesterday, said it is working with other agencies of government in tackling specific structural and capacity challenges in the procurement processes.

The bureau also noted that Nigeria had made tremendous improvement in the expenditure of public funds through public procurement.

The Director-General of BPP, Mamman Ahmadu, who disclosed these at the  the opening ceremony of the second edition of  the 2019 conversion training programme for Procurement Officers in the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), held in Lagos, said the support of the Federal Government   to BPP has boosted the success rate of the Procurement Reforms and would continue to promote   the implementation of the Public Procurement Act (PPA), 2017.

Ahmadu, who was represented by BPP Director, Energy and Infrastructure, Engineer Babatunde Kuye, said: “The   civil service being the heartbeat of any nation’s Public Service Administration…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper