After securing the roundly criticized approval of the Cross River State House of Assembly for the release of N50million by each of the 18 LGAs to the fight against COVID 19, the State Commissioner for Local Government Affairs, Stella Odey, summoned the management team of all the LGAs to a meeting in her office on Thursday 16th April, 2020.
The final paper work was concluded and the councils are expected to move the money (900million), into the dedicated account from tomorrow Monday 20th April, 2020.
The account provided in the meeting for the payment is domiciled with the the United Bank for Africa UBA.
Account Name: Cross River COVID 19 Support.
Account Number: 1022751761.
Thank you and stay safe.
Citizen Agba Jalingo.
Citizen Agba Jalingo is the publisher of CrossRiverWatch and writes from Lagos State.
NOTE: Opinions expressed in this article are strictly attributable to the author, Agba Jalingo and do not represent the opinion of CrossRiverWatch or any other organization the author works for/with.
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