Assets Recovery Report Will Get ‘Due Consideration’, Says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government will thoroughly consider the audit report on all assets recovered in the first half of his administration.
He said this in his remarks after receiving the report on Tuesday inside the council chamber of the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
The President stressed that the anti-corruption crusade of the government would continue to get the needed support of his administration.
According to him, the nation’s asset recovery and management system will be managed transparently, effectively, and efficiently in the nearest future.
He added that his administration would create a fresh template to promote public accountability in the country.
On further plans to fight corruption, President Buhari explained that ‘Proceeds of Crimes Bill’ pending at the National Assembly would go a long way to helped achieve the desired results.
The six-volume report was presented to the President by the leader of the Presidential Audit Committee on Recovered Assets, Femi Lijadu.
President Buhari inaugurated the committee on November 22, 2017, with a mandate to carry out a holistic audit of all recovered assets from May 29, 2015, to the date of inauguration of the committee.

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