Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Boss Mustapha, has called for synergy between the various arms and tiers of government to achieve national growth and socio-economic development.
Speaking at the First Quarter 2018 edition of the Forum of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and the Secretaries to the Governments of the states in Yola, Adamawa state, yesterday, the SGF said the problems confronting the country had no respect for geographical boundaries or political affiliations.
“We, therefore, require collective efforts to surmount these challenges in order to ensure peace, security, progress and prosperity for our people; country to develop and succeed all arms and tiers of government need to work together.
We live in a world where collaboration and innovation play a central role in creating enabling environment for political, social and economic growth,” he said.
He urged the forum to deliberate on the National Social Investment programme and the Anchor Borrowers’ Programmes of the federal government to jointly assess their implementation and challenges in the states.