The Director overseeing the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Mrs. Christy Ifeanyiwa Uba has said the NYSC remains resolute and committed to transparency and accountability in all its operations.
Mrs. UBA also assured that the Scheme would continue to leverage the template provided by the Federal Government to tackle the problems associated with poor management in respect of access and inventory in government.
She disclosed this on Wednesday while declaring open, the 2022 second Procurement Officers Training, with the theme: “Access and Inventory Management in GIFMIS,” held in Abuja.
According to Eddy Megwa, Director, of Press and Public Relations in a statement to newsmen, Mrs. Uba stated that NYSC is fully committed to the prudent management of government business using the GIFMIS module.
“I find it necessary to inform you that Management places a high premium on the capacity development of staff, to enhance efficiency and productivity.
“I, therefore, urge all participants to key into this technologically-driven IT-based system that was designed for access and inventory management,” Uba said.
She appealed to participants at the training to endeavour to acquire all the requisite additional skills and knowledge that will improve their job efficiency.
The Deputy Director, Overseeing Procurement Department, Mrs. Grace Akpabio in her introductory remarks stated that the training is in conjunction with the office of the Accountant General of the Federation, GIFMIS Unit and Treasury House, Abuja.
Akoabio added that the training was designed to update the Procurement Officers on their roles on the Government Integrated Financial Management Information System (GIFMIS) platform.