Ondo state government has earmarked the total sum of N1.864 billion for the payment of furniture and severance allowance for members of the state house of assembly and political appointees in the state.
This is contained in the 2018 budget of the state which by signed into law on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, and seen by SUNSHINE HERALD.
The state had spent N1,166,861,740.01 (One billion, one hundred and sixty-six million, eight hundred and sixty-one thousand, seven hundred and forty naira) in 2017 for the same purpose out of the N2.1 billion budgeted.
N75 million was also budgeted for Mobilization/Sensitization of Constituents on Important National Matters for the house of assembly.
The total budget passed by the house and signed into law is N181.42 billion.