Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari have urged governors to explore efficient ways of gradually liquidating all unpaid salaries of government staff, reports Vanguard
He said this during the speech at the inauguration of the national economic council, held at the council chamber of the presidential villa, Abuja, on Monday.
The head of state urged the governors to cultivate a culture of prudent management of resources at all levels of government, and look inwards to secure sustainable ways of increasing Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).
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He said that this will harness the growth potentials of each state to supplement the Federation Account allocation to States.
Buhari also encouraged the cooperation of neighbouring states on projects such as interstate and feeder roads, soil erosion, desertification and other developmental programs.
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