Ekiti Assembly passes Appropriation Bill

Agency Reporter


Ekiti State House of Assembly has unanimously passed the 2021 budget appropriation of more than N109.6 billion, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

The passage followed the submission of the report of the House Committee on Finance and Appropriation by its Chairman, Mrs. Olubunmi Adelugba (APC – Gbonyin) at yesterday’s plenary.

The plenary was presided over by the Speaker, Mr. Funminiyi Afuye (APC – Ikere 1).

The motion for ratification of the report by the House Committee on Supply was moved by Chief Gboyega Aribisogan (APC -Ikole 2) and seconded by Mr. Ajibade Adeyemi (APC, Moba 1).

According to Adelugba, the budget proposal represented the collective desire of stakeholders “for the growth and development at this critical time of lean resources.”