Oyo Govt. Targets 20 Billion Naira IGR
Oyo State government has set a target of hitting 20 billion naira internally-generated revenue, IGR before the end of the governor Seyi Makinde’s first term in office.
The State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr. Wasiu Olatunbosun made this known at a one day workshop organized for the state media officers held at the Film Theater of the Ministry.
Dr Olatunbosun said efforts were ongoing to plug tax holes so as to increase the state’s revenue, urging the media officers to key into the agenda of governor Makinde to achieve the set target.
In their separate remarks, the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa and the Executive Assistant on Administration, Mr Idowu Ogedengbe, said the state government was working towards improving human capital index of the state workers towards enhancing the economy of the State.