Akwa Ibom State Governor Emmanuel Signs 2016 Appropriation Bill


Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has signed the Akwa Ibom State 2016 Appropriation Bill into law, with a total budget size of N423 billion

Emmanuel signed the bill on Wednesday afternoon during a special executive council session at the Governor’s office in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital.

He expressed determination that his administration would remain focused on the task of delivering democracy dividends to the people, now that the budget has been signed into law.


A breakdown of the budget, given by Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Finance, Akan Okon, showed that a total of N94.963 billion is for recurrent expenditure while N243 billion is for capital expenditure.


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