The State Government of Osun has received a sum of six point three billion (6.3 billion) naira as the third tranche of the Paris Club refund.
Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Bola Oyebamiji made this known yesterday.
Oyebamiji disclosed that, the Apportionment Committee headed by revered labour icon, Hassan Sumonu will sit over the fund and make necessary decision on the fund and will be disbursed as it is usual.
The Commissioner stated that, the committee will act quickly to put the fund at the disposal of the entire people of the state.
Speaking on the development, the State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Adelani Baderinwa said the availability of the fund at this time is the Lord’s doing.
According to him, God has always been making things possible when it seems there was not going to be anyway. God has eased off the financial problem which seemed intractable by his miracle with the arrival of the Paris Club refund.
Baderinwa said civil servants and the general people of the state will a financial ease of life when the N6.3billion is disbursed for the benefit of all.
He thanked the active and non active public servants for their cooperation and support to government since the country was ran into financial crisis. He urged them not to relent in this virtuous behaviour that has made the progress and development of the state as stakeholders.
Baderinwa said he was sure that a new dawn of abundance and happiness will soon come to Osun where life will be more abundant for all.