Specifically, Buhari, who is seeking approval for other issues is requesting the upper chamber to consider and approve an executive bill on the social investment program forwarded to it to that effect.
He explained in the letter that consideration and passage of the bill will provide the enabling law for effective implementation of the programme geared towards poverty alleviation of vulnerable Nigerians.
“The National Social Investment Programme Establishment Bill seeks to provide a legal and institutional framework for the establishment of the NSIP for the assistance and empowerment of the poor and vulnerable people in Nigeria”, he said.
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The proposed law according to him, will provide the legal framework for the maintenance of the National Library of Nigeria in line with global practices.Another letter from the President dwells on the consideration and passage of an executive bill on the Federal Produce Inspection Service.