Adamawa State Budget Proposal for 2018 hits N162.7 Billion

Report just coming in from Adamawa State has indicated that the state Governor, Umaru Jibrilla Bindo, has presented a budget estimate of N162.7 billion for 2018 to the state House of Assembly.

While presenting the budget estimate titled ‘Budget of Hope and Empowerment’ to the Assembly members yesterday in Yola, the state capital, Governor Bindow explained that massive infrastructure development, education, health agriculture, housing and urban development were top priority of the budget proposal.

Receiving the budget proposal, the Speaker of Adamawa House of Assembly, Kabiru Mijinyawa, praised the timely presentation of the budget which he said would hasten its early passage.

He also appreciated the level of progress made on the 2017 budget and promised that 2018 budget would be passed before the end of this year.