Governor Emmanuel signs 2020 state budget into law
Written by COMFORT 95.1FM on December 18, 2019
Governor Udom Emmanuel has just signed into law the 2020 Budget of five hundred and ninety seven point seven-three-five billion naira, two months after it was presented before the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly.
The budget was signed before this week’s State Enlarged Executive Council meeting at the Executive Council Chambers, Governor’s Office, Uyo.
You may recall that the House of Assembly had on December 5, 2019, passed the budget into law; after it reduced the budgeted estimates by sixty five million naira.
With this development, Akwa Ibom has joined the federal government in returning to the January to December budget cycle