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Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello Unveiled The Proposed Year 2024 Budget of N258,278,501,339.00

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The Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has unveiled the proposed budget for the year 2024 with an estimated outlay of N258,278,501,339.00.

This budget surpasses the revised approved budget for 2023, which stood at N197,599,674,912.00 which represents a significant increase of N60,678,826,427.00, equivalent to a 30.71% rise.

During his address at the State House of Assembly Complex, Governor Bello emphasized the critical areas that will receive utmost priority in the 2024 budget.

These areas include, good governance and leadership, infrastructure development and maintenance, education and human capital development, improved healthcare and social welfare, agriculture and rural development, security and peace-building, women empowerment and gender equity.

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Other areas are, environment and sustainable development, industry and commerce, information and communication technology and innovation, youth empowerment and sports development, entertainment, culture, and tourism development, housing, enhanced internally generated revenue (IGR), and water and sanitation.


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