President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the National Steering Committee for the preparation of medium term National Development Plan 2021-2025 and Nigeria Agenda 2050
The inauguration was held at the Council Chambers of the State House, Abuja on Wednesday.
The committee is jointly chaired by Founder of Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc, Mr Atedo Peterside, and Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed.
The membership of the steering committee comprises representatives of one state governor from each of the six geopolitical zones, the Senate and House of Representatives, ministers and representatives of key agencies.
Other members include major political parties, ALGON, captains of industries, Labour Organizations, youth organizations and women’s societies, farmers’ associations, traditional and religious leaders, people with special needs and members of the press.