President Buhari To Receive 2018 Budget Today

President Muhammadu Buhari will be receiving the N9.1 trillion 2018 budget from the National Assembly on Friday, (Today).

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki made this known on Thursday, adding that both the executive and the legislature had harmonized the appropriation bill after it was passed on Wednesday.

Saraki, while speaking to the state house correspondent after he broke his fast with President Buhari said that there was a slight difference, which they had since harmonized.

He stated that the issue of the budget was in the Senate rules and proceedings of Thursday and by Friday the document would be transmitted to the president.

Meanwhile, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udo Udoma, has said that the executive would be waiting to receive the budget.

The joint national assembly passed the appropriation bill last week.

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