Kebbi: Idris signs 2024 budget into law

Kebbi state governor, Comrade, Dr. Nasir Idris, has signed the 2024 appropriation bill into law.

The governor initialled the fiscal document at the Government House, Birnin Kebbi after receiving the approved bill from the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Right Honourable Usman Muhammad Ankwe.

He expressed appreciation to the speaker and other members of the Assembly for the speedy passage of the budget.

Comrade Nasir Idris commended the Legislators for what he described as having the people of Kebbi State at heart and for being alive to their responsibilities.

The governor pledged to implement the budget to the latter, transparently, laying emphasis on infrastructural development and empowerment of people of the state.

Presenting the ratified 2024 budget, the Speaker, Kebbi State House of Assembly, Rt Hon. Usman Muhammad Ankwe said the approved  budget was a culmination of extensive consultations, deliberations and rigorous scrutiny by dedicated members of the House.

He explained that the appropriation bill reflected  collective aspirations of people of Kebbi State and served as road map for the State Government in achieving its developmental goals and objectives. 

The 2024 budget, tagged ‘Budget of Infrastructure and People’s Empowerment’ is in the sum of N250.1 billion.