Lagos Trains Procurement Officers on New Framework

The Lagos State government has commenced a training session for all procurement officers deployed in various Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of government in the State on the fundamentals of pre-qualification and framework contracting in public procurement.

The State said this was designed to broaden their knowledge on the use of the regulations and guidelines that will aid the implementation of the procurement law.

The General Manager, Lagos State Public Procurement Agency, Akin Onimole, in his welcome address at the Public Service Staff Development Centre, Magodo, Lagos training venue, said the objective of the training was to deepen the knowledge of the procurement officers in real life experiences in public procurement by sharing case studies and practical life exercises with them.