PHOTOS: Our Servers Are Back, Says AGF After Inferno

The Accountant General of the Federation, Idris Ahmed, addressing reporters at his office in Abuja on April 9, 2020. Channels TV/ Sodiq Adelakun.

 

 

The Accountant General of the Federation, Idris Ahmed, has given an update on the fire that broke out at an office located in the same structure housing his office.

Ahmed held a briefing with reporters in Abuja on Thursday, a day after the incident took place.

Noting that their servers had been restored and working perfectly, he showed a sample of a transaction made online from the payment servers.

Meanwhile, the Federal Government has promised to investigate the cause of a fire that razed a part of the AGF’s office in the nation’s capital.

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The Accountant General of the Federation, Idris Ahmed, holds a smartphone at his office in Abuja on April 9, 2020. Photos: Channels TV/ Sodiq Adelakun.

 

FG Extends 2016 Capital Budget Implementation

min-of-financeThe Federal Government has extended the implementation of the capital component of the 2016 budget from March 31 to May 5, or till the passage of the 2017 budget.

The Ministry of Finance confirmed in a statement that the Accountant-General of the Federation, Idris Ahmed, had issued a circular to all ministries, departments and agencies of government to inform them of the extension.

According to the ministry, the extension is to enable the MDAS utilise the 1 trillion Naira so far released for capital expenditure.