Minister Romuald Wadagni invites players in the chain to professionalism After the unanimous vote of the general budget of the State fiscal year 2017 by the deputies to the National Assembly, on Thursday, December 15, 2016, the Minister of Economy and Finance Romuald Wadagni proceeded to the launch of the execution of this budget, the amount of which is: 2010.586.000000 FCFA, on Wednesday January 4, 2017 at the conference room of the said ministry. The ceremony for the launch of the execution of the 2017 budget took place in the presence of the Minister of Economy and Finance Romuald Wadagni. This ceremony has several particularities. As the Director of the Preparation and monitoring of the execution of the finance law (DPSELF Pierrot Sego) pointed out, it is certainly a traditional ceremony, but this budget remains the President of the Republic’s first. Patrice Talon, and a first experience for Minister Romuald Wadagni in his capacity as Minister of the Economy and Finance. Second particularity noted, it is a first for an implementation of a finance law voted unanimously by the deputies in parliament, that is to say by the 83 deputies. Third particularity noted by DPSELF is the restructuring carried out with the reversal of the trend of capital expenditure and ordinary expenditure. It is also necessary to add the amount of the budget, that is to say 2010,586,000,000 FCFA, a first. While recognizing these different particularities linked to this budget, the Director General of the Budget, Rodrigue Tchaou insisted on the need for actors in the public expenditure chain to have new mental provisions in order to meet expectations. Also, he urges them to appropriate the management tools, namely the Annual Work Plan, the Procurement Plans, the Commitment and Cash Plan “… We are not entitled to the ‘failure… ”, insisted the Minister of Economy and Finance Romuald Wadagni to his collaborators. For him, failure will have a negative impact not only on the years to come, but also on successive governments. Also, he reminded everyone that 2017 is a unique year, and the budget is unique in its structure, in its adoption schedule, in its amount, in its ambitions and in the expected results. . He intends that this budget be executed in full transparency and professionalism.