The Oyo State Government has set a goal of N20bn month-to-month Internally Generated Revenue.
The state IGR was reported to be between N2bn and N2.5bn in the course of the Abiola Ajimobi authorities.
This was revealed by the Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr Wasiu Olatunbosun, at a workshop for media officers on the Film Theatre of the ministry.
Olatunbosun stated the 4 cardinal focus of the Seyi Makinde administration have been training, major well being care, agro-business and safety.
He stated, “It is the idea of the governor that Oyo State could be taken from a civil service-propelled financial system to an agro-business-driven financial system, and earlier than the primary time period of this administration runs out, we shall be wanting in the direction of attaining about N20bn IGR goal.
“You cannot enlighten people as a media person if you are not enlightened. Therefore the current administration believes in training of its officers to achieve maximum yield and productivity, especially for them to key into the agenda and aspirations of the government.”
Meanwhile, Makinde has described rural electrification as essential to his administration.
Makinde said this whereas receiving a staff from the Austrian Embassy led by Mr Guido Stock, the Commercial Councillor to the embassy, who paid him a courtesy go to in Ibadan on Friday.
He stated the state authorities was able to accomplice Austria to actualise its plans to present electrical energy for rural areas and convey infrastructural growth to the state.