Masses told to hold their Leaders, Institutions accountable, responsible in articulating Budget – Planning and Budget Commission (PBC)
Written by News Room on October 12, 2021
The Director of Budget, Planning and Budget Commission (PBC) Idris Suleiman has asked members of the Public to hold their leaders and institutions accountable and responsible when it comes to the articulation of the budget.
He made this known at a one-day media engagement on increasing citizen awareness and participation organized by the Budget Department of Planning and Budget Commission in collaboration with Jalad Media concept, urging citizens to enjoy the privilege of been king over how their resources are been distributed.
In a welcome remark, the Chief Executive Officer of Jalad Media Concept, Mr. Joshua James challenged the media to use their constitutional responsibility in helping the populace understand the budget process as mediators, since the Kaduna State Government is practicing Open Governance Partnership (OGP)
The event also featured a question and answer session from the media and the Civil Society organisations on grey areas of the Budget Process.