The Commissioner for Finance Dr Aham Uko says the state government is doing lots to enhance its Internally Generated Revenue.
Dr Uko who stated at Michael Okpara Auditorium, Umuahia during the state Assessment on Mobilization and Diversification of Economic by the Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission Abuja led by their Team Leader Mr. Whirley Eyo who were in state, named those areas which state government has continued to diversified it’s economy to including E-Ticketing for tricycle operators, Agriculture, commence, industry, SME, Roads Infrastructure and announced that the proposed Enyimba economic City will be flagged off soon.
The Finance Commissioner said that, the Governor Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has being in the helm of made in Aba goods through Abia State Marketing and Quality Management, while the Golden Guinea Breweries is back.
Speaking the team leader of the group, who is also a Commissioner in Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission Mr Whirley Eyo said that they are in the state to ascertain the level of implementation of federal government allocation and disclosed that the Governor Dr Okezie has done well in areas of state economy diversification.
Contributing the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Finance Mr Kelechi Alozie and the state Accountant General, Mr Kelechi Imeoria said that timely passage and Implementation of the state government budgets has continued to enhance State projects and expressed joy that the commission’s visit to state will further enhance the state economy.
Correspondent Simeon Kalu reports that the event which attracted the presence of representative of MDa’s in the state,also featured questions and answers session while the team led by Commissioner for Finance had earlier visited Golden Guinea Breweries plc Umuahia.