Nigerian Secretary to the government of the federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has said that the Nigerian government is working tirelessly towards addressing and solving the rising spate security challenges in the country. ayokinews.com reports
Mustapha made this known while speaking at a workshop organized by the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS), in Abuja (FCT).
The SGF who was represented at the workshop by the Permanent Secretary, Economic and Political Affairs Office, Andrew Adejo, noted that the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is aware of the suffering of Nigerians and that the government is working round the clock so as to ensure the protection of lives and properties of the Nigerian populace.
He said, “Vibrant economic growth begins from an efficient financial market that is capable of pooling funds from surplus area to deficit, thereby boosting investment inflow and contributing optimally to the economy,” he said.
“It is, therefore, imperative that economic growth in a modern society hinges on an efficient and effective financial sector that pulls domestic savings, encourages foreign direct investment to formalize capital for productive projects in support of the nation’s development agenda.
“Government recognizes the importance and the crucial role of the CIS in improving financial literacy and providing the necessary training and support.”