The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday said Governor Akinwunmi Ambode must appear before it and properly present the 2019 Appropriation Bill in line with legislative procedure and constitution.
2019 Appropriation Bill
Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Monday presented an Appropriation Bill of N190 billion for the 2019 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly for scrutiny and approval.
Nzekwe, a past President of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Sunday while reacting to 2019 Appropriation Bill.
The figure came in the 2019 Appropriation Bill presented by the president to a joint session of the National Assembly in Abuja.
The House of Representatives has resolved to admit President Muhammadu Buhari on the floor of the Green Chambers to present the 2019 Appropriation Bill to the joint session of the National Assembly.
The Enugu State Chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for approving the payment of 13th month salary for workers in the state in December.
The bill which was passed during the plenary of the assembly in Asaba showed an increase of N23.3 billion to the initial budget proposal earlier presented to the assembly by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on October 17.
Governor Samuel Ortom on Thursday in Makurdi presented the 2019 Appropriation bill of N196.5 billion to the Benue House of Assembly for passage into law.
Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Thursday presented a budget estimate of N157.405 billion for the 2019 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the budget, which was tagged “Budget of Stabilisation’’, was designed to stabilise the restoration plans and policies of the government.