By Umar Yusuf
Yola State House of Assembly Thursday approved the 2020 proposed budget estimate of over one hundred and eighty-three Billion. (#183 billion ) as presented by Governor Ahmadu Fintiri.
The approval followed the consideration and adoption of the report presented by the chairman of the House Standing Committee on Finance Budget and Appropriation Mrs Kate Mamuno representing Demsa constituency during Thursday’s special plenary session.
Presenting the report of the committee before the House, the Speaker Aminu Abbas revealed that, findings and observations of the report non-release of fund by the state Ministry of Finance was the major impediment to the implementation of the 2019 budget.