Ogun State 2020 Budget slashed from N449.97 billion to N280 billion
Ogun State Governor, Pince Dapo Abiodun signed the revised 2020 appropriation bill into law on Thursday in his Oke Mosan office with a promise to pay attention to the important sectors that would boost the economy of the state.
The 2020 Budget was revised from N449.97 billion to N280 billion due to the adverse effect of the coronavirus pandemic.
After receiving the budget from the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo, Governor Abiodun said his government would work within the financial plan, to ensure that the people get their benefits.
“I want to appreciate our lawmakers for expediting action on the Bill. The relationship between the legislature and the executive is exemplary. Issues relating to moving the State forward, are always given due and prompt attention,” the Governor said.
“The House has done the needful. They have done good work. We will do our best to ensure that we work within the budget by paying attention to those sectors that impact positively on our people.”