Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunke Amosun has reiterated that his administration his committed to completion of ongoing projects in different parts of the state.
The governor also assured that his regime will continue to provide qualitative and affordable education for the good people of Ogun State.
The governor stated this, on Monday, while speaking at the 2017 Treasury Board Meeting organized by the Ogun State Ministry of Budget and Planning in Abeokuta.
Governor Amosun said the Treasury Board meeting has increased the level of transparency and accountability which, in turn, has lent credence to the actualization of his administration’s 5-cardinal program.
Governor Amosun added that governance should be a participatory process and the Treasury Board Meeting is one of the ways his administration ensures the input of all critical stakeholders in the budgetary process.
Governor Amosun said stakeholders should not see the meeting as an annual ritual, but a very important process “especially at this period of our nation’s history, where there must be good value for every kobo spent.”
Speaking earlier, the Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Ms Adenrele Adesina, described the Treasury Board meeting as an important part of the budgetary process saying it is for the purpose of transparency, accountability, financial prudence and good governance.