Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state has presented a budget of N195.3 billion for 2022 to the state House of Assembly for approval.
Mohammed said that the budget was reduced in line with current economic realities.
“It is projected that the state will receive capital receipts of N71.92 billion from internal and external loans; N37.35 billion and N27.03 billion in aids and grants as well as N7.53 billion in other capital receipts which makes the total of N71.92 billion,” he said.
He, however, solicited for the continuous support of the lawmakers toward the development of the state.
Responding, the Speaker, Alhaji Abubakar Suleiman, assured of speedy passage of the budget.(NAN)