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FEC Approves N2.6 billion for Operational Vehicles, gadgets for Security Agencies

FEC Approves N2.6 billion for Operational Vehicles, gadgets for Security Agencies

As part of steps to further secure people and property in the FCT, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved the purchase of operating vehicles and a variety of security equipment for the FCT’s security services on Wednesday.

Following the FEC meeting, the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, announced the approval of two contracts worth N 2,682, 248,378.52K.

The Minister announced that Messrs. Coscharis Motors Ltd. had been awarded the first contract for the purchase of 60 units of Ford Ranger 4×4 wheel drive vehicles with security communication devices and three years of post-sale service for N1,835,108,613.95k.

He also stated that the second contract, worth N847,139,764.57, was awarded to Messrs E&S Technology Ltd for the purchase of various security gadgets and accessories to support security agencies in the FCT.


In a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Anthony Ogunlelye, the Minister assured that with this massive support to security agencies, efforts to reduce security challenges in the FCT will be bolstered.

He also urged residents of the Territory to assist the FCT Administration and security agencies in the fight against crime and criminality in the nation’s capital by being security conscious and providing useful information to the relevant authorities whenever possible.

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