Goveenor Abdullahi Sule Signed the Twenty Twenty Four Budget Into law.
Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has signed the Twenty Twenty Four budget into law.
The ceremony took place at the Government House Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital.
Assenting to the twenty twenty four budget tagged budget of renewed commitment which stands at an estimated sum of over one hundred and ninety-nine billion naira, Governor Sule appreciated the Speaker and members of the assembly for ensuring due diligence in the execution of their duties.
While assuring to continue to implement the budget within the economic treshold, the Governor was quick to affirm that Government will adhere strictly to the budgetry provision and urged the members of the State Assembly to be committed in carrying out their oversight function, saying it helps towards addressing identified loopholes.
In his remark, Speaker of the State Assembly, Mr. Danladi Jatau reiterated the commitment of the state legislative arm in supporting the State Government under Governor Abdullahi Sule to pursue his people’s oriented programmes.
He emphasized that the budget has passed through all the necessary legislative procedures.
Earlier, State Commissioner of Finance, Munirah Abdullahi gave credit to the budget committee among others that have played greater role that led to the successful passage of the budget by State Assembly.
The State Deputy Governor Dr Emmanuel Akabe, Speaker of the State House of Assembly Mr. Danladi Jatau, Principal Officers and Members of the State Assembly, State Chief Judge, Justice Aisha Bashir and the Emir of Lafia Justice Sidi Bage Muhammad as well as the State Chairman of APC Aliyu Bello among other stakeholders were in attendance during the signing of the budget.