President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a total sum of N4,045,197,340 billion for the Ministry of Aviation to acquire a highbrow property in Abuja , that will serve as office accommodation.
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed made this known on Wednesday, after the Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
He said the funds would be channeled into buying of specialized equipment to aid the Accident Investigation Bureau AIB perform its job in case of Aviation accidents.
The minister who reported on behalf of the Ministries of Aviation, Power and Agriculture disclosed that the council approved a memo from the Honorable Minister of Aviation for the award of contract for the establishment and deployment of Advanced Report Generation Utility Engine web based reporting tools in favour of Mssers Sinecon Limited in total sum of N553, 575, 000, inclusive of 7.5% with a delivery period of 12 months.
“This technology will aid the Accident Investigation Bureau to be able to establish and develop the advanced reports generation system” He added.