By Toby Prince
Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State has signed into law the sum of 152.92 billion 2020 appropriation.
This is coming a day after the Jigawa State House of Assembly passed the budget into law without any interference on the estimated budget amount.
budget tagged as “budget of sustaining economic growth and social transformation” is lower than the previous year 2019 budget with 4.5%.
Speaking after signing of the budget, the governor said the budget will focus on expanding access to quality of human development services particularly in the area of education, health and economic empowerment.
He commended the Jigawa state House of Assembly for the speedy passed of the bill.