The Acting President has signed three executive orders to open up the choked business environment in the country.
The signing was the climax of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) meeting at the Conference Hall of the Presidential Villa meant to engage government officials who would be implementing the orders and the new instructions.
The orders are to ease business, fast track budget submission and promote Made-in-Nigeria products.
The orders would promote transparency and efficiency in the business environment, support local contents in public procurement by the Federal Government, and ensure timely submission of annual budgetary estimates by statutory and non-statutory agencies
The executive orders also stipulate sanctions and punitive measures meant to address violations.
On the promotion of transparency and efficiency in the business environment every Ministry, Department and Agency should publish a complete list of all requirements or conditions for obtaining products and services.