29 December 2020 by Sunny Adebija
Kogi State House of Assembly,has passed the twenty twenty one appropriation bill of over one hundred and thirty billion naira into law.
The bill which is tagged budget of accelerated recovery was considered clause by clause at the committee of supply.
Over seventy four billion naira is recurrent expenditure while fifty six billion naira goes to capital expenditure.
The thematic areas of the bill and allocated monies include, education with over twenty one billion naira, security, over twelve billion naira, health, over seventeen billion naira, infrastructure, over twenty one billion naira human capital development, over twenty one billion naira while agriculture will get over eight billion naira.
The bill is expected to address basic infrastructural need to ensure smooth administrative running of government services and drive the economic recovery of the State .