As Kano budgets N110.3 billion

By Adamu Abuh, Kano   |   24 December 2009   |   7:09 am  

The governor further stated that over N23.7 billion is to be expended on the education sector, adding to the amount, N8.4 billion, would be spent on infrastructure and instructional materials, while N11.5 billion would be utilised for personnel emoluments and manpower development.

 

He also disclosed that N8.8 billion is to be spent in the health sector and out of this amount, about N2.94 billion will be expended on construction and improvement of healthcare infrastructure.

He also said that N838.9 million is to be expended on the provision of drugs and medicaments, while over N5 billion will be committed to human capacity building and staff welfare.

The governor also proposed to expend over N12.782 billion for the construction and expansion of additional roads, as well as completing ongoing ones.

Amongst those being targeted especially in the Central Business District are Bello Road, Niger Street, Post Office Road, Palmer Road, Yolawa Road, and Lagos Street.

On sharia implementation, he disclosed that N2 billion is to be expended, out of which N1.1 billion would be utilised for capacity building and staff welfare, N510 million for essential goods and services, while N818 million will be expended on capital works and other essential social undertakings.



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