The memo also stated that the monies will also be deployed for logistics preparatory to the visit of of the “President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to Kaduna State for commissioning of projects”.
The memo further instructed that the LGs to “ensure strict compliance with budgetary provisions and financial rules and regulations on the expenditure”.
From the memo exclusively obtained by Pointblanknews.com Jama’a, Kaura, Zangon Kataf, Chikun, Kaduna North, Kaduna South, Igabi, Sabon Gari, Giwa, Soba, were made to pay 10,000,000 each (ten million Naira), while Zaria was made to pay the highest of N15,000,000 (fifteen million Naira)
President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to commission projects during his two-day visit to Kaduna State, which begins today and ends tomorrow.
The President, penultimate Wednesday, visited Kaduna, Zaria and Kafanchan – the three major towns – and was also conducted round by government officials on road projects across the state, which were executed by the Governor Nasir el-Rufai administration.
In the visit that ended Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari also commissioned the reconstructed Kawo flyover, which has three grand rotaries and access roads, and the WAFF Road, which has been dualised with junction improvement.