Education Ministry receives 22,7 per cent of budget

20 Feb 2014 13:40pm
WINDHOEK, 20 FEB (NAMPA) - Finance Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila on Wednesday tabled the N.dollars 60,28
2014/15 Appropriation Bill in the National Assembly, with the lion's share of the national budget going to the Ministry of Education.
The education ministry received N.dollars 13,1 billion, representing 22,7 per cent of the total budget.
Following is a breakdown of all the allocations per ministry and institution:
The Office of the President: N.dollars 614 966 000
Office of the Prime Minister: N.dollars 639 436 000
National Assembly: N.dollars 177 126 000
Office of the Auditor-General: N.dollars 97 193 000
Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration: N.dollars 543 333 000
Ministry of Safety and Security: N.dollars 4 288 095 000
Ministry of Foreign Affairs: N.dollars 900 783 000
Ministry of Defence: N.dollars 6 606 077 000
Ministry of Finance: N.dollars 3 466 228 000
Ministry of Education: N.dollars 13 068 166 000
National Council: N.dollars 103 496 000
Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare: N.dollars 721 101 000
Ministry of Health and Social Services: N.dollars 6 066 803 000
Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare: N.dollars 1 811 729
Ministry of Mines and Energy: N.dollars 869 453 000
Ministry of Justice: N.dollars 730 930 000
Ministry of Regional and Local Government, Housing and Rural Development: N.dollars 2 648 988 000
Ministry of Environment and Tourism: N.dollars 725 368 000
Ministry of Trade and Industry: N.dollars 1 000 518 000
Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry: N.dollars 2 618 452 000
Ministry of Prisons and Correctional Services: N.dollars 800 962 000
Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources: N.dollars 368 748 000
Ministry of Works, Transport and Communication
a) Works: N.dollars 675 361 000
b) Transport and Communication: N.dollars 4 055 755 000
Ministry of Lands and Resettlement: N.dollars 590 026 000
National Planning Commission: N.dollars 233 746 000
Ministry of Youth, National Service, Sport and Culture: N.dollars 709 245 000
Electoral Commission of Namibia: N.dollars 374 680 000
Ministry of Information and Communication Technology: N.dollars 566 864 000
Anti-Corruption Commission: N.dollars 54 792 000
Ministry of VeteransÂ’ Affairs: N.dollars 1 558 243 000
Total: 57 686 666
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