The Federal Government has appointed Dr Abdulkarim Obaje, as the National Coordinator, Federal CARES Support Unit, Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-CARES).
The Director of Information, Ministry of Finance Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Imaobong Udoh, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, in Abuja.
Mrs Udoh said the appointment was implemented for the 36 States of the Federation, including the FCT.
According to her, the appointment is endorsed by the World Bank, Nigeria Office and signed by the Minister of State, Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mr Clement Agba.
She quoted Mr Agba as saying that the appointment was based on Dr Obaje’s track record of service to previous World Bank supported programmes to the Government.