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In Pictures: Osinbajo chairs PEBEC

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Acting President Osinbajo addressing the PEBEC

Here are some of the images at the signing of three executive orders by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday, at the conclusion of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) meeting.

One of the orders will allow foreigners seeking Visa to Nigeria to get it within 48 hours.

The signing was the climax of the PEBEC meeting at the Conference Hall of the Presidential Villa meant to engage government officials who would be implementing the orders and the new instructions.

L-R; Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, Minister of Information Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Enelamah, Executive Director/CEO, Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) Mr Segun Awolowo, the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr Okechukwu Enelamah and Minister of Interior, Lt General Abdulrahaman Dambazau during the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council at the Presidential Villa. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE.
L-R; Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma and Minister of Interior, Lt Gen Abdulrahman Dambazau

The orders are to ease business, fast track budget submission and promote Made-in-Nigeria products.

The orders would promote transparency and efficiency in the business environment, support local contents in public procurement by the Federal Government, and ensure timely submission of annual budgetary estimates by statutory and non-statutory agencies.

L-R; Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, Comptroller General (CG) of the Nigeria Immigration Service ( NIS) Mohammed Babandede, Comptroller General (CG) of the Nigeria Customs Col Hamid Ali
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo (M) flanked by the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr Okechukwu Enelamah and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama

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