Budget defence: I met N2.3b debt, our directors don’t have computers — NAFDAF D-G



Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, the Director- of the National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (), said that she met N2.3 billion debt on her assumption.

 

She added that there were few numbers of vehicles that were functional with other malfunctioning utilities.

 

Adeyeye disclosed this during the 2021 budget defence with the House on Health Services on Tuesday in Abuja.

 

Adeyeye said that her dream was to make self-sufficient, but was faced with the reality of the debt the agency was enmeshed in when she assumed duty as the helmsman.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

She said that means of revenue generation stemmed sales of registration forms, fines, industrial fees and user fees adding that the agency realised N4 billion such as at June.

 

Rep Yusuf Sunnunu, the chairman House committed on Health Services, however, told the D-G to go back and rework the budget for proper presentation to the .

 

He said that this was in a bid to avail the house of the requisite about the agency’s internally generated revenue and .

 

Rep Benjamin Kalu, a member of the called for adjournment to enable the D-G to update her

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

performance report that would reflect Oct.

 

He said that NAFDAC D-G should on Nov. 2, to give a clearer picture of revenue generated and for the month.

 

He urged Adeyeye to send in the document to the committee ahead of time for the members to a better understanding of the budget defence.(NAN)