The Permanent Secretary, MNDA, addressing the Participants in the training exercise
By Ignatius Ushie
The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs (MNDA) Engr. Olufunso Adebiyi FNSE has reiterated his commitment in keeping to the pledge he made at resumption and has directed the commencement of a training schedule that cuts across the various levels in the Ministry that would enhance staff capacity development.
Engr. Adebiyi disclosed this during the in-house training for Ministry’s officials in the MNDA on Monday in Abuja.
The in- house training which started with officials in the Directorate Cadre is continuing this week with officers on grade level 14 and 15 respectively.
In his welcome address, the Permanent Secretary noted that the Ministry is ready to work with training officers from the Head of Civil Service of the Federation(HoCSF) to train the Staff in aspects of performance Management System, Memo Writing, Public Service Procedures, Procurement Act, Financial Regulation and the New Reforms on Federal Civil Service Strategy Implementation Plan (FCSSIP) 2021 -2023.
Speaking further, Engr. Adebiyi noted that the training would no doubt be of immense benefit to the participants adding that their performance capacity would be enhanced. He enjoined the participants to take the training very serious and always be punctual to the venue. According to him, “You can’t be victorious and fall behind your mates, it is not possible,” he said.
The training programme was put together by the Director Human Resource Department, Mr. Musa Jafar was declared open by the Permanent Secretary Engr. Olufunso Adebiyi, while the first lecture was delivered by the Director Performance Management in the Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Bose Olaniyi.