By OKORO CHINEDU
LAGOS, (CAJ News) – THE Office of Accountant- General of the Federation has insisted the deadline for the closure of all accounts of Federal
Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) would not be moved.
Kenechukwu Offie, spokesperson of the Accountant General s Office, said the deadline set for next Tuesday was “realistic” and
He said this was to correct speculations making rounds in some quarters of the media, that the deadline to close the accounts with commercials banks
might not be feasible.
Offie said the Accountant-General of Federation, Alhaji Ahmed Idris,emphasised that Implementation Guidelines have been developed and would
soon be made available to all interested parties and the general public.
“The Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation, in line with its statutory mandate and directives by Mr. President on the TSA (Treasury
Single Account), will continue to provide all necessary information and technical support to all MDAs, Banks and the general public to ensure a
smooth, seamless and transparent implementation of the TSA/e-Collection policy,” said Offie.
– CAJ News