Speaker Attends Finance Committee Workshop
The Speaker arrived at the capacity building workshop for the House Committee on Finance with a clear mission; to stress the need for increased public understanding of what it takes to keep the wheels of the Nation’s economy turning. The Facilitator of the workshop, a former Director General of the Budget Office, Bode Augusto, harped on the need for a reduction in the size of Government as a way to curb spending. For hours, the Members of the House Committee on Finance Broadened their knowledge about the budget process, utilization of the Federation and excess crude accounts as well as the Sovereign Wealth Fund amongst other issues.
The Chairman House Committee on Finance confirms that a lot of ground has been covered, regarding the management of the Nation’s Finances.