Ogun State House of Assembly, yesterday, passed the 2014 Appropriation Law with the sum of N210.2billion as the total budget of the state for next year.
This is a marginal increase of N81million from the proposed budget of N210.21billion contained in the 2014 appropriation presented to the House by Governor Ibikunle Amosun on November 19.
Passing the budget, the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Suraj Ishola Adekunbi, who directed that a clean copy of the bill be sent to Amosun for his assent, said the passage of the budget was a Christmas gift for the people of the state and pledged more rewarding service in advancing the development of the state.