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C'River Internal Revenue Service Targets Realisation Of N296 Billion 2024 'People First' Budget

Cross River State Internal Revenue Service (CRIRS) has expressed confidence in actualising the N296 billion 2024 'People First' budget.

Prince Edwin Okon, the Executive Chairman of CRIRS, expressed this believe during an appearance on CRBC's Weekend Politics programme.

Prince Okon assured the public that the CRIRS team is fully committed to delivering on their part of the budget actualsation. He emphasized the trust placed in his team and highlighted the collaborative effort put in place to meet the financial targets outlined in the 'People First' budget.

The budget, which prioritizes the welfare and development of the people, has set substantial financial goals for the state. The leadership of CRIRS, has said it recognizes the importance of robust revenue generation to fulfill these budgetary commitments.

"My team is trusted, and all hands are on deck, both revenue and non-revenue generating units, to ensure we deliver on our quota of the budget."

Cross River State has been known for innovative approaches to revenue generation, and the CRIRS has played a pivotal role in supporting the state's economic initiatives.

As the fiscal year progresses, stakeholders will keenly watch the performance of the CRIRS in contributing to the realization of the 'People First' budget, which aims to fund critical sectors for the overall development and well-being of the people of Cross River State.

By Ebi Collins, The Beagle News