• Governor Ayade proposes N301b budget for 2017

    Governor Ayade proposes N301b budget for 2017

    Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State on Monday in Calabar presented an Appropriation Bill of N301billion for 2017 to the House of Assembly.

    Presenting the budget, Ayade said it was intended to project economic activities in the state, and would focus largely on the construction of the 260km super highway and the deep sea port.

    According to him, a total of N226.48 billion, representing 75.2 per cent of the budget, is for capital expenditure, while personnel cost and overhead stands at […]