President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the setting up of a Presidential Committee to study and draw up the implementation strategy for the recently-concluded 2014 National Conference.
This was contained in a terse statement issued on Friday in Abuja by the Assistant Director (Press) in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Oise Johnson.
According to the statement, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Bello Adoke (SAN) is to serve as chairman while the SGF, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim will function as Secretary of the committee.
Other members of the committee, the statement said, include the Minister of Transport, Senator Idris Umar; Minister of State for Finance, Ambassador Bashir Yuguda; Minister of Aviation, Mr. Osita Chidoka; Minister of State for Federal Capital Territory Administration, Oloye Olajumoke Akinjide and Minister of Works, Architect Mike Onolememen.
The committee’s terms of reference include studying the Report of the 2014 National Conference; articulating the recommendations therein and developing appropriate strategies for its implementation and advising the Federal Government on all matters necessary for the effective implementation of the Report.
The statement encouraged the committee to commence work immediately.