The Federal Government has inaugurated a 12-man Inter-Ministerial Committee, to plan the Nigeria’s 61th independence anniversary.
Inaugurating the committee, in Abuja the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, said that the idea behind the early plan was to begin demonstration in visible terms to achieve the best result.
The committee under the Chairmanship of Mustapha has Ministers of Information, Interior, Federal Capital Territory, Investments, Trade and Industry, and Health, as well as the Inspector-General of Police, Director-General DSS, as members.
The proposed activities for the 61 anniversary, according to Mustapha include, concluding activities for Nigeria’s 60th anniversary, which according to him are, Church Service on Sunday, September 26th and Jumm’at Prayers on Friday, October 1st and Award Night slated for Sunday, October 3rd.
Also, Minister of Investments, Trade and Industry, Otunba Niyi Adebayo, and head of the sub-committee, highlighted that the committee had already formed its members to make the celebration a huge success.