Fiscal Responsibility Commission has concluded arrangements to host a three day Management retreat with effect from Monday 7th September, 2020 to Wednesday, 9th September, 2020 on how Covid -19 pandemic has presented a major existential threat to workers and the general public as a whole.
The Director of Administration and Human Resources, Alhaji Muhammed Zailani, stated this in a statement issued by the Commission.
He said, “in this critical period of economic recovery and transformation, there is a need to re-strategize on the best way to manage the current situation and develop a new framework for the work life.
He also said there was an urgent need for the staff of the Commission to be brought together in a forum that will lay bare the challenges ahead of them and ensure that they have a unity of purpose to achieve the mandate of the Commission as recommended in Fiscal Responsibility Act, 2007 .
He said the retreat is mainly for the Management Committee and Senior Management level officers from great level fourteen (14) and above.
“The retreat and capacity building exercise will handled by Grow Africa Consulting where the likes of Prof. Ken Ifeh will address issues on Macro-economic contest and Covid -19 related challenges, Overview of Fiscal Responsibility Act, 2007, Budget cycle and budget planning and performance, Overview of Nigeria Monetary policy challenges, etc” he said.
“The venue for this Management retreat is Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) Training School Durumi Abuja from 9.00am daily” he added.
The statement also noted that the retreat is expected to be declared open by Barrister Victor Muruako the Acting Chairman, Fiscal Responsibility Commission.