The Executive Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Bello has signed N153.4 billion into law as the 2021 budget.
The budget was passed on Thursday, December 24, 2020 with an increase of N2.21 billion.
The Governor noted that the budget would aim to control the negative impact the COVID-19 has brought on the state. He aims to increase the Internally Generated Revenue through legal means so as to boost the economy of the state.
The recently approved 2021 budget was also targeted to completing the ongoing projects in the state.