President Buhari directs EFCC to go after those hiking fertilizer prices

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President Buhari directs EFCC to go after those hiking fertilizer prices

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to go after those sabotaging the Presidential Fertilizer Initiative by selling the NPK products above the government recommended prices. 

This is as the National Sovereign Investment Authority, NSIA, has said that it plans to raise and invest over 200 million dollars in Nigeria’s health sector.

Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Authority, Uche Orji, disclosed this at the weekly ministerial briefing organized by the Presidential Media Team at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

He said that the planned investment of over $200 million was targeted at injecting major investments in pharmaceutical infrastructure, including the manufacture of essential drugs, vaccines and construction of cancer centres in the nation’s healthcare sector.

He explained that the investment plan was to break the nation’s huge dependence on foreign logistics, adding that it was targeted towards raising the said amount in collaboration with some interested investors. 

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