By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
The Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Yusuf Zailani has described the signing of the 2021 budget of the state by Governor Nasir el-Rufai as a positive look towards progress in the coming year.
Rt. Honourable Zailani expressed this in a statement signed by the Chief of staff to the speaker Haruna Jafaru Sambo and made available to our Press on Wednesday.
“The signing into law of Kaduna State Budget for 2021 by His Excellency, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, Executive Governor of Kaduna State is a welcome development as it will positively impact on All spheres of the society as it is implemented from January 1, 2020.
“This is good news for our people as we look forward to massive infrastructural development,” he said.
The Speaker assured that Governor el-Rufai will carry all in the state along in implementing the urban renewal that has been ongoing.
“Just as I assured visitors from Tsaunin Kura Residents Association (Sabo GRA) who visited me last week at the State Assembly, no part will be left behind,” he assured.
He commended the Governor for the decisive action of passing the budget bill into law.
Zailani also appreciated the Governor for acknowledging the efforts put in by the state Assembly in passage of the budget.
It would be recalled that when signing the budget, Governor el-Rufai said, “
“It is my privilege today to sign the 2021 Budget of the Kaduna State Government into law as passed by the Kaduna State House of Assembly. I thank the House of Assembly for consistently passing the next year’s budget way ahead of the end of the preceding financial year.”
Governor el-Rufai also congratulated Zailani for emerging the first chairman of the Northern Speakers Forum, describing it as well deserved.