Taraba Gov Presents N96.5bn Budget Proposal To State Assembly
Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, on Thursday presented a budget proposal of N96.5 billion to the state legislature for 2018 fiscal year.
Ishaku, who tagged the proposal as “Budget of Sustainable Growth”, said that the budget would be funded from Internally Generated Revenue of N5.3 billion, Federal Allocation of N31.5 billion and Value Added Tax (VAT) of N9.2 billion.
Other sources include Aids and Grants – N4.8 billion, Refunds from Federal Government of over N30 billion, Domestic Loans of N11.4 billion and external loans of N4.2 billion.
He appealed to members to process the budget proposal speedily for early passage.