The Executive Council of the Federation (FEC) will on Wednesday attempt to find solutions to the twin national malady of insecurity and corruption in the country.
Details of the agenda for discussion at the weekly meeting of the council shows that the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, would present two important draft Bills for deliberation and approval by members.
The two Bills are those for an Act to Repeal the Terrorism (Prevention) Act 2011 and enact the Terrorism (Prevention) Act 2012 as well as a Bill for an Act to repeal the Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act, 2011 and enact the Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act 2012.
The Minister of Federal capital Territory, Bala Mohammed, is expected to present for discussion two memoranda seeking Council’s approval for contracts for the provision of the second phase of the Primary Engineering Infrastructure to Mbora District of the FCT, as well as another contract for a similar project to Apo Estate Layout.
The meeting would also see the Minister of Finance and Coordinator for the Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala present a memo seeking the approval of members for general and special capital increases of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD).