Speaker Rt Hon. Emmanuel Emeruwa emphasized the positive impact the budget would have on the lives of the people of Abia. He also noted the importance of ensuring the budget’s operationalization from January 1, 2024. Deputy Speaker Rt Hon. Austin Nmeregini pledged the House’s commitment to overseeing the implementation of the budget. Additionally, Chairman of the House Committee on Budget and Planning, Hon. Mathias Umeh, affirmed their dedication to monitoring the budget’s execution through oversight.
The budget signing ceremony was attended by Members of the State House of Assembly, Commissioners, Special Advisers, and the Accountant General of the State.