It has emerged that the Lagos State House of Assembly would on Wednesday receive the 2022 Budget Estimate from the governor of the state, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
This was evident as the date was announced by the Leader of the House, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, at the plenary session presided by the Speaker, Rt (Hon) Mudashiru Obasa.
A letter from the governor to the lawmakers announcing his plan to present the budget was read by the acting Clerk of the House, Mr. Olalekan Onafeko.
In the letter, the governor thanked the lawmakers for their constant support and the timely approval of the 2021 budget.
He added that the presentation of the 2022 budget was to allow for continuity of the gains recorded by the government over the years.
Meanwhile, at the sitting, the lawmakers also passed the bill for a law to establish the Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service and for Connected Purposes as well as the bill creating the Lagos State University of Science and Technology.