Fayose signs Ekiti 2018 budget


Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, on Friday signed the N98.6billion 2018 budget into law.

The 2018 budget was passed by the state House of Assembly on December 19.

Signing the Appropriation Bill at the Government House, Ado Ekiti, Fayose hailed the legislators for prompt passage of the budget.

Fayose said: “This is the last budget I will sign as governor of Ekiti having done the little God has helped me to do. I commend the Assembly for standing by me. It is my prayer that this Assembly will continue to grow from strength to strength.

“You have demonstrated responsible leadership. I’m not in doubt record will show you as one of the best Assemblies we ever had in the history of Ekiti.”

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Godwin Okafor is a Financial Journalist, Internet Social Entrepreneur and Founder of Naija247news Media Limited. He has over 16 years experience in financial journalism. His experience cuts across traditional and digital media. He started his journalism career at Business Day, Nigeria and founded Naija247news Media in 2010. Godwin holds a Bachelors degree in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management from the Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos. He is an alumni of Lagos Business School and a Fellow of the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton Seminar for Business Journalists). Over the years, he has won a number of journalism awards. Godwin is the chairman of Emmerich Resources Limited, the publisher of Naija247news.


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