Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau, on Friday presented an appropriation bill of N139 billion for the 2023 fiscal year to the Plateau House of Assembly for approval.
The governor, while presenting the appropriation bill christened ” Budget Of Infrastructural Consolidation And Transition” at the assembly session in Jos, said it would take care of the needs of citizens.
The governor said that the budget shows an increase of N32.6 billion on the approved budget for 2022.
Lalong noted that the 2023 budget presentation would be his last and thanked the Assembly for their support and collaboration over the years.
Speaker of the assembly, Yakubu Sanda, assured the governor that the house would consider the budget and give it expeditious passage for the benefit of the people of Plateau.