- November 8, 2018
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: National News
Federal Executive Council -FEC has approved 11 billion Naira for the purchase of 22 firefighting vehicles for the Federal Fire Service and construction of technology building for the Nigeria Immigration Service-NIS.
The Minister of Interior, Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Dambazau, who disclosed this when he briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the meeting presided over by president Buhari said 3.9 billion Naira of the amount was approved for the procurement of the 22 firefighting vehicles, while the remaining 7.1 billion was for the construction of the NIS technology building.
Dambazau also announced that the council approved 7.1 billion naira for the building of the communication centre for the Nigeria Immigration Service, adding that the centre will help harness the data of the service, which is presently domiciled with various service providers.