President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the armed forces, police and paramilitary’s officials to be enrolled in the Integrated Personnel and Payment System (IPPS).
The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, disclosed this at an interactive session with the Nuhu Danburam-led ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives.
Adeosun, represented by the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF), Ahmed Idris, disclosed that the platform was used to pay the March salaries of the police commands across the country.
He said machinery has been put in place to capture the armed forces and paramilitary on the IPPS platform.
She stressed that the directive by the presidency also covers the entire Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of government, in line with the TSA policy.
She added that the policy was in line with section 88 and 162 of the Constitution.