Governor Akeredolu 2019 Budget To Gulp N500m To Host Guests, N13 For
Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has reportedly proposed the sum of N500m for hosting state guests during special events. Also, N13million was budgeted N13 million for telephone calls in 2019.
The budget was presented to the State House of Assembly has been passed by the Lawmakers.
According to the Cable, a breakdown of the budget further shows that the office of Agbola Ajayi, the deputy governor, would spend N5million for telephone calls.
The sum of N2million was budgeted for telephone calls in the office of the senior special assistants to the governor.
The report also states that N1.066 billion of the budget was set aside for gift items during festivals, children's parties and foot hosting of state guests during special events in the office of the governor.
According to the report, the above amount also covers donations to unspecified beneficiaries while N50million was provided for donations in Ajayi's office.