The 2023 appropriation Bill has been presented to the state Assembly by Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governor of Lagos State.
On Thursday, the governor defends the proposed budget for 2023 while addressing the Assembly.
Sanwo-Olu, who delivered the presentation, predicted that the new Blue Line and Red Line tracks will go into service in the first quarter of 2023.
According to him, hundreds of employments will be created once the new rails went into operation.
Examination of the proposed budget by the Assembly is anticipated.
The appropriation bill themed, “Budget of Continuous Development,” is over N1.692tn.