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Kano 2024 Budget: As Education Receives Lion Share

Written by Pyramid FM Kano

From: ADAMU DABO

Governor Engr. Abba Kabir Yusuf has presented a proposed Budget of N350 billion for the 2024 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly.

Presenting the budget Abba Kabir Yusuf said out of the total estimate budget of N350,250,320,798 billion, the sum of N215,822,194,821 billion was earmarked for capital projects while the sum of N134,428,125 billion has been approved for recurrent expenditure.

The budge which is tagged “Budget of Restoration and Transformation” allocated the lion share of N95,389,577 to education sector.

The governor added that, the budget also earmarked N51.4 billion to health sector, Works N40.4 billion, Physical Planning N5.1 billion, Transport N4.8 billion
Agriculture N11 billion,
Water Resources N13.4 billion, Women Youths and Disabled N8.9 bn.

The governor also stated that Rural and Community Development is earmarked 5.3bn, Justice 11.bn and
Administration sector which is earmarked N45.1 respectively.

He thanked members of the assembly for the maximum coorporation and support rendering to his administration.

On his remark, the speaker of the assembly, Alh. Ismail Jibril Falgore assured the speedy passage of the budget before the year runs out.

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