The Governor of Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule said he wants the state to be among the upmost revenue earners in the Nigeria.
The Governor disclose this while speaking to the participants at a two-day training to facilitate budget preparation and implementation.
“Nasarawa State has never qualified for grant as a result of good budget preparation, never, according to the records that we have.” he said.
Sule stated “Even when it comes to our revenue, Nasarawa State is like number 27 and it doesn’t make sense, for a state such as this, to just be nine to the last , “.
” The current position of the state in terms of revenue earning, challenging Ministries, Departments and Agencies to compete amongst themselves in terms of revenue generation. I intend to change the narrative and to make sure the state is reckon with when it comes to budget preparation and implementation.”
Sule urge the participant to take the training serious and also give in their best.