THE Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) function to be streamline by the Federal Government for efficient and effective service delivery.

He said several MDAs had overlapping functions, adding that the situation had not been helpful for governance process.

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo said this at a roundtable on reforming public institutions to ensure competitiveness and accountability at the Nigeria Economic Summit.

The Oronsaye report on the reform of the public service indicated there were about 540 MDAs; many with overlapping functions.

The report added that some MDAs duplicate the functions of others.