Gov. Aliyu Wamakko of Sokoto State on Thursday approved the release of N2.6 billion for the payment of all government’s outstanding financial commitments.
A statement signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Alhaji Abdullahi Bala, in Sokoto said about N797.6 million out of the amount was for recurrent expenditure.
The statement urged all contractors to ensure prompt and timely completion of projects in accordance with the designs and specifications.
Wamakko assured that his administration was determined to run a transparent democracy in the state for the good of all citizens.