10 million constituency development fund slashed and most likely to be stopped.
“As you are aware, the Covid-19 has and will affect our fiscal muscle, this has neccessited that the 2020/2021 budget was approved by parliament in March 2020 through the appropriation(2020/2021) Act, 2020, Act No. 3 of 2020 be revised downwards for both recurrent and developments” … Reads savigram, dated May 21th.
This was one of Khama’s flagship programs which gave power to communities to decide the trajectory of their community developments by dividing the money on selected projects on a need basis.
During Khama’s presidency, Each constituency was given 10 million by Khama to decide what community developments to spend on.
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