Gbajabiamila says N10.59trn Appropriation Act will be fully implemented

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep Femi Gbajabiamila, on Wednesday, assured Nigerians of the present administration’s resolve towards achieving the priorities set out in the N10.59 trillion 2020 Appropriation Act already signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari, including development of public infrastructure, facilitate new investment and existing industries as well as provision of educational opportunities for Nigerians.

Rep Gbajabiamila, who gave the assurance while welcoming members to the 2020 legislative session, scored the House high in the areas of Executive-Legislature relations, citizen engagement and the timely passage of the Finance Act.

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He also pledged the resolve of the House towards carrying out reforms in critical sectors of the economy including timely passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), amendment of the Electoral Act, as well as provide interventions toward addressing the challenges faced by the less abled and tackle the growing population of children out of school and Almajiri.

According to him, “there are a number of other initiatives we began in 2019 that require our continued commitment. These include efforts by the House to see to the full and profitable operation of the Warri, Port – Harcourt, Calabar, Onne and Onitsha Inland Ports; reforms of the power sector to ensure fairness in the billing system as well to allow for the development of an industry that is attractive to investment and capable of serving the best interests of the Nigerian people.

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep Femi Gbajabiamila, on Wednesday, assured Nigerians of the present administration’s resolve towards achieving the priorities set out in the N10.59 trillion 2020 Appropriation Act already signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari, including development of public infrastructure, facilitate new investment and existing industries as well as provision of educational opportunities for Nigerians.

Rep Gbajabiamila, who gave the assurance while welcoming members to the 2020 legislative session, scored the House high in the areas of Executive-Legislature relations, citizen engagement and the timely passage of the Finance Act.

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