As Governor Ibrahim Gaidam is set to hand over the affairs of the State to the governor-elect, Mai Mala Buni come May 29, 2019, the state executive council meeting held on Wednesday approved the sum of N6,194,493,056.91 for projects.
This was made known by the Hon. Commissioner of Home Affairs, Information and Culture, Mala Musti shortly after the state executive council meeting.
Musti said the sum of N6,067,305,786.91 was for the upgrade of the design and bill of quantities for the completion of Yobe International cargo airport in Damaturu.
Inorder to have a hitch-free Hajj operation, the sum of N127,187,270.00 was also approved to cater for operational expenses of 2019 Hajj.