Public Service Announcement

The office of the Secretary to the State Government and the State Planning Commission in partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID) is organizing a 3 – day training on delivery of integrated Budgetary and Planning Tools / the costing of Medium – Term Sector Strategy (MTSS).
Date:               25th – 28th Aug 2015
Time:              10am daily
Venue:            Abia State Planning Commission Conference Hall
Participants include:

  1. Office of the Accountant-General (1 Director and 1Deputy Director)
  2. Abia State Planning Commission (Director of Planning and Assistant,

Director of Budget and Assistant, and 2 other relevant Officials)

  1. Board of Internal Revenue (1 Director and 1 staff)
  2. Debt Management Department (1 Director and 1 staff)

Director of Finance and Planning, research and Statistics from:

  1. Ministry of Finance
  2. Ministry of Education
  3. Ministry of Agriculture
  4. Ministry of Agriculture
  5. Ministry of Works
  6. Ministry of Public utilities

In view of this, the Chairman State Budget Committee/Permanent Secretary Abia State Planning Commission wish to announce that the postponement of the 2016 draft estimates defense was due to the above training which will help ensure a successful budgetary process in the State.