Juba, 22nd August 2018. The Transitional National Legislative Assembly or TNLA has approved 81 billion south Sudanese pounds as the financial plan for fiscal year 2018 – 2019.
The Speaker of the parliament Anthony Lino Makana congratulates every committees involved in the preparation for this year’s financial statement.
Makana notes some nearly double improvement in the budget compared to last year, and the previous year 2017.
He says there was a lot of transparency in this year’s financial plan.
National Minister of Trade blames the misuse of funds by Ministers majorly on foreign travels which the governments do not benefit from in terms of profit generation.
He urges them to minimize on use of money and recommends regulations on foreign travel.
Both spoke during a Parliamentary sitting in Juba.