Abuja - Nigeria is celebrating its 56th Independence Day anniversary
with an assurance by the Civil Service of the government’s commitment to the
restoration of dignity, integrity and confidence in the public service.
This would be attained through the promotion and provision
of staff welfare and motivation, forging a cast-iron relationship between the political
and bureaucratic leadership, identifying and targeting the main barriers to
innovation among others.
Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred
Oyo-Ita, gave the assurance in Abuja to coincide with independence
celebrations, which were marked on Saturday and continue to today (Monday).
She said relevant training programmes that were aimed at
enhancing the workforce so as to reposition it in the new task of bringing the
desired change were being put in place.
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“Government will do everything humanly possible to restore
integrity and confidence of its workforce for effective service delivery to
Nigerians,” said Oyo-Ita.
She assured that the present administration under the
leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari was committed to the provision of
better welfare services for workers so as to help ease their sufferings particularly
in the area of provision of decent and affordable accommodation.
“Modalities are being worked out on how workers can earn
their own home through the Federal Integrated Staff Housing Programme with
little or no pains,” said Oyo-Ita.
While wishing workers successful Independence Day
celebrations, she thanked them for their understanding, patience, commitment,
and punctuality to duty even with the current economic crisis that was confronting
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