EXCLUSIVE: Education takes lion share as Masari presents 2017 budget today

Governor Aminu Bello Masari will tomorrow, the 20th of December 2016, present the year 2017 appropriation Bill before the State House of Assembly at 2pm.

This was disclosed by Abdulhadi Bawa who is the Senior Special Assistant on Social Media to Masari.

The SSA posted the news on Facebook time line

“Governor Aminu Bello Masari will tomorrow, the 20th of December 2016, present the year 2017 appropriation Bill before the State House of Assembly at 2pm.

The general public and media practitioners are hereby invited to attend please.”

Checks done by KATSINA POST from reliable sources exclusively reveals that Education Sector will again have the highest allocation in the budget just like that of the 2016.

KATSINA POST could recall that Katsina State Assembly  passed into law N114b as the 2016 budget representing an increase of N2.5b from the initial draft presented by the governor.

Earlier, on 23 Dec, 2015 (last year), the state governor  presented the total annual budget of 111.4 billion for the 2016 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly.

Related posts

Leave a Comment