Kano - The Kano State House of Assembly on Wednesday passed into law the 2015 Appropriation Bill of over N210 billion, as proposed by the state government.
Speaking after the passage of the bill, the Speaker, Alhaji Ali Danja, thanked the members for working tirelessly towards the passage of the law in time.
He said its early passage would enable the state government to implement people-oriented programmes.
During the sitting of the house, the speaker also announced the receipt of 2015 budget proposal for the 44 local governments in the state.
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It would be recalled that on February 3, the Chairman of the House Committee on Budget and Appropriation, Alhaji Sule Bichi, presented the committee’s report on the budget proposal to the plenary.
Bichi said the amount was not altered after a thorough screening by members of the committee.
The committee chairman said the report was based on the budget defence which were conducted for the ministries, departments and agencies.