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Senate Approves N74.7bn Budget For Police Trust Fund

N74.7bn budget approved by the Senate for Police Trust Fund

The Senate has approved the sum of N74,773,601,916.30 as the 2021 budget of the Nigeria Police Trust Fund.

The approval followed the presentation of the harmonised report by the Joint Committee of the Senate and House of Representatives on Police Affairs at plenary on Wednesday.

Chairman Senate Committee on Police Affairs, Senator Haliru Dauda Jika, while giving a breakdown of the budget said;

N988,279,006.05 out of the amount is meant for  personnel cost; N10,027,610,310.25 for overhead expenditure; and N63,757,712,600.00 as capital expenditure.


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