Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Inaugurates NIPPS Course 43
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, this Monday inaugurates the Senior Executive Course 43 of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), urging the participants to unlock the mystery of failed or poorly implemented policies and projects.
Describing the participants as a body of knowledge that is desperately needed now by the country, the Vice President urged them to promote a practical, nitty-gritty guide to implementing projects and policies.
While commending the commitment and contributions of NIPSS to critical national issues through policy briefs, policy advice and other strategic interventions, Vice President Osinbajo assured staff, participants and management, of the Federal Government’s continued support to the institution especially in the upgrade of facilities but tasked the NIPSS management to be innovative in addressing its problems.
The theme of the Course 43 programme is titled “Getting Things Done: Strategies for the Implementation of Policies and Programmes in Nigeria”,
Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity in the office of the Vice President in a release said , participants of the Senior Executive Course 43 are drawn from the private sector, the public service, including paramilitary organizations and the armed forces.