Ekiti South representative at the Senate,
This was revealed by Tracka.ng, a project by Budgit, Nigeria's civic tech organisation raising the standards of transparency, citizen engagement, and accountability most especially in public finance.
In the 2017 budget, which was recently signed by President Muhammadu Buhari, the lawmakers nominated various projects that will gulp a total of N3.42 billion.
Subsequently, Kemi Adeosun, the minister of the Ministry of Finance explained that the Federal Government had released 70% of the funds to execute the 2017 budget.
In a tweet on Saturday, July 7, 2018, Tracka.ng noted that a total sum of N3.42 billion was allocated to Ekiti state for the execution of projects.
"In 2018 constituency projects implementation, a total sum of N3.42 billion was allocated to Ekiti state for the execution of projects. Engage your representatives at the National Assembly," the handle tweeted.
Here is a list of the 9 Ekiti lawmakers
Ekiti North: Duro Faseyi - Senate; Akinyede Awodumila, Kehinde Agboola - House of Representatives
Ekiti Central: Fatimat Raji-Rasaki - Senate; Olamide Oni, Thaddeus Aina - House of Representatives
Ekiti South: Biodun Olujimi - Senate; Sunday Oladimeji, Segun Adekoya - House of Representatives
Some selected constituency projects in Ekiti
N230 million: Training of youths and women on skill development in aquaculture and farm management in Ado Ekiti, Irepodun/Ifelodun, Ijero, Ekiti West and Efon Local government area in Ekiti central senatorial districts.
N200 million: Rehabilitation of selected rural roads in Ekiti/Irepodun/Idin/Oke-Ero Federal constituency of Ekiti State
N200 million: Empowerment grants to artisans and youths in Ekiti South senatorial district.