ADVERTISEMENT

Assembly jerks up 2018 budget to N138.6bn

The Jigawa State House of Assembly yesterday passed the 2018 budget estimate after increasing it to N138.6billion, higher than initial estimate by N4.5 billion.

ADVERTISEMENT

The State Governor Muhammed Badaru Abubakar had presented N134.17 billion as 2018 proposed appropriation bill to the Assembly in November last year when he had said the proposed estimate tagged, ‘Budget of Sustained Economic Growth and Social Transformation,’, was slightly above the 2017 budget by about ‎3.3 percent.

He said N67.035 billion, accounting for about 50% of the total expected income, was for capital expenditure.

ADVERTISEMENT

He stated that in line with his administration’s policies, N9.3 billion was for agriculture and livestock development. He had also disclosed that education had N17.7 billion, representing about 26.4 percent of the total capital budget.

Sharing

BREAKTHROUGH NATURAL CURE FOR PROSTATE ISSUES IN JUST 15 DAYS!!! You Can Prevent PROSTATE CANCER!!!

Your PROSTATE ENLARGEMENT Is REVERSIBLE!!! Don't Let It Threaten You!

To SHRINK And NORMALIZE Your PROSTATE Within 15 Days Without Surgery Or Chemical Drugs, Click Here!!!

Join us on


Send DTM to 4900 (MTN) or DTM to 655 (Etisalat) for regular updates and more

Share your story with us: 08189301900 (Whatsapp and SMS only) Email: dtonline@dailytrust.com Or use this form

Complain about a story or Report an error and/or correction: +2348189301900

DISCLAIMER: Comments on this thread are that of the maker and they do not necessarily reflect the organizations stand or views on issues.