1 July, Abuja - The Chief Executives Officers of all the Parastatals and heads of departments in the Federal Ministry of Finance signed the performance contract that aims at achieving the goals and targets assigned to the Ministry, the Federal Ministry of Information reports.
The Minister of State for Finance, Dr Yerima Ngama in his opening speech, advised the Directors and CEOs to take the contract seriously as the perfomance of all Departments and Parastatals will be evaluated according to their adherence to the goals and targets set before them.
The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Dr Danladi Kifasi encouraged the CEOs to be result oriented since their successes in various Departments and Parastatals will serve as catalyst to the overall achievements of the Ministry. Dr Kifasi reiterated his commitment to build a family-like management team that will leave a remarkable legacy thereafter.
Dr. Ngama, while witnessing the signing of the contract, advised to heed it, since the signed document would be presented to the Federal Executive Council meeting the next day.
The Minister of State for Finance used this opportunity to inform all those present that there was no room for Acting CEO or Acting Permanent Secretary, unless such temporary positions are approved by the President.
He frowns at situations where some officers were asked to hold brief for the Permanent Secretaries or Chief Executive Officers rather than the designated Acting Permanent Secretaries or Acting CEOs.