From Athan Agbakwuru, Owerri
The Government of Imo State through the Bureau of Public Procurement and Price Intelligence has commenced a series of First Level procurement training for public officers involved in the public procurement process.
The training will cut across all State Ministries, Departments and Agencies. MDAs.
The training program was flagged off by the Secretary to the Government of Imo State, Hon. Barr. Uche Onyeagocha on Thursday 21st Nov 2019, with the Head of Service in attendance.
The first group of officers, on grade levels 10-15 trained, were selected from the Ministries of Works, Housing, Public Utilities, Environment and their Parastatals/Agencies.
The next training event comes up on Monday and Tuesday 25/26 Nov for officers from Ministries of Transport, Justice, Commerce & Industry, Gender & Vulnerable groups affairs and their Agencies and Parastatals.
The training is in keeping with the assurances made by His Excellency, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha to re-tool and enhance the productive capacity of civil servants in the State to meet global standards.