By Bridget Ikyado
Benue State Governor-elect, Rev. Fr. Hyacinth Alia has released names of a committee to review the 2023 budget.
He said the review is aimed at aligning the budget with his priorities as encapsulated in his blueprint titled, “A strategic Development Plan for a Greater Benue” .
The blue print which has its focus on a seven point agenda code named “SACHIIP”,an acronym for
*Security of Lives and Property
*Agriculture and Rural Development
*Commerce and Industry
*Human Capital and Social Development
*Infrastructure and Environment
*Information & Communications Technology (ICT)
*Political and Economic Governance
In a statement by Kula Tersoo,Director Communications to the Governor -elect says,Jerome Andohol PhD will serve as chairman while Vincent Gisaor PhD is secretary of the committee.
Other members include;
1 . Hon. James Tor
2. Hon. Chris Dura
3. Mrs. Iveren Elgba
4. Hon. Aondowase Dajo S.
5. Mike Oglegba
6. Prof. Engr. Gabriel Akpen
7. Barr. Obande Jacob Ajene
8. Barr. Joe Abaagu
9. Dr. Chris Obute
10. Emmanuel Aduku
The statement further says the date for the inauguration of the committee will be announced in due course.