Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu signs 141.6bn 2021 appropriation bill into law
Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu has signed the 2021 appropriation bill into law as approved by the Kebbi State House of Assembly.
The House ratified one hundred and forty one point six billion naira for the 2021 fiscal year.
A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Abubakar Mu’azu Dakingari says, the approved budget was presented to the Governor by the Speaker of the House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Isma’ila Abdulmumini Kamba for assent at the Chamber of the Government House Birnin Kebbi.
After initialling the bill, Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu commended the parliamentarians for their cooperation with the executive arm to facilitate the development of the state.
Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu expressed appreciation to the Members for expeditious passage of the budget.
He further thanked members of the state executive council and other stakeholders for being sacrificial towards attaining the target objective of the ruling party of uplifting the living condition of the people.
He affirmed commitment to boosting agricultural production, with emphasis on cultivation throughout the state, saying fertilizer has been procured in abundance for wet and dry season farming
Senator Atiku Bagudu pledged to operate an all inclusive administration under which every section of the state would feel a sense of belonging.
In a remark the Speaker Kebbi State House of Assembly, Hon. Isma’ila Abdulmumini Kamba said, the Governor presented the appropriation bill of 2021 on 25th November, 2020 of N141,644,270,190 to the Assembly and the members worked day and night including weekend to ensuring its speedy passage.
This was in furtherance of identifying with the yearnings and aspirations of the people for socio-economic development as demonstrated by the incumbent administration.
He pledged to continue to work with the executive arm of government towards attaining the success of policies and programmes of the government.
Abubakar Mu’azu Dakingari
Chief Press Secretary