Provincial and District Services Improvement Program

50 percent of DSIP funds to be paid by this month

Minister for Finance James Marape assured in Parliament today that 50 percent of the total allocation of K10 million to all districts and provinces will be paid.

Marape confirmed that the Government has so far paid K3 million each to all provinces and the 89 districts.

Marape was answering to question raised by Member for Kabwum Bob Dadae on whether the PSIP and DSIP funds will be released for the remainder of this year.