Earlier this month, the executive Governor of Katsina State Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari presented the 2017 fiscal year budget to the state house of Assembly.
Since then, information continue trickles in on how the 2016 budget went and also how well or otherwise it could be categorise and analysed base on the world well-known indices like the budget performance.
The Honourable member representing Malumfashi local government in the State House of assembly -Hon Abdullahi I. Mahuta, added his voice to the debate where he posted on his facebook page the 2016 budget performance of the Masari’s led administration.
In the post, titled ” Katsina State Government 2016 Budget Performance in Summary” Hon. Mahuta stated that:
Total Revenue: N61,061,929,508.8
Total Expenditure: N43,142,445,453.3
% Scored : 70.65%
He then stated that;
“This a summary of the overall Expenditure including both Capital and Recurrent Expenditure as contained in the Governor’s address during the 2017 budget presentation.”
While concluding, the Hon. Member assured that “The detailed breakdown of performance of the respective MDAs will come later after careful scrutiny of the budget document, in shaa Allah.”