Executive governor of Enugu State, his Excellency Rt. Hon. Dr Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, yesterday signed into law the Enugu State 2020 Appropriation Bill.
The appropriation bill of a total of ¦ 169,557,658,300:00 made up of a capital expenditure budget of ¦ 100,767,658,300.00 which is 59% of the total budget and recurrent expenditure of ¦ 68,790,000.000 being 41% of total budget, was passed by the Enugu State House of Assembly on the 24th of December, 2019.
In a statement by the Honourable Commissioner for Information, Nnanyelugo Chidi Aroh, the government said: “The budget which is a result of constructive stakeholder and inter-governmental engagement, spanning over 4 months tagged a budget of Responsive and Accountable Governance, is aimed at continued robust investment in infrastructural development, which includes the construction of 17 small scale industries with at least one in each Local Government of the state and the completion/reactivation of…