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Buhari scrutinising 2018 budget - FG

Buhari scrutinising 2018 budget - FG

- The 2018 Appropriation Bill recently passed by the national Assembly is currently under the watch of President Buhari

- The minister of budget and national planning Udoma Udoma the federal government disclosed this on Monday, June 4

- The National Assembly had last month passed the 2018 budget, increasing the proposal of N8.612 trillion presented by Buhari in December last year to N9.120 trillion

The minister of budget and national planning Udoma Udoma the federal government disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari is reviewing the 2018 Appropriation Bill recently passed by the national Assembly.

Daily Trust reports that Udoma made this known at the state House correspondents after meeting with president Buhari on Monday, June 4.

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The National Assembly had last month passed the 2018 budget, increasing the proposal of N8.612 trillion presented by Buhari in December last year to N9.120 trillion.

He said: “The President is currently reviewing the budget, and as you know, we have a minimum window of 30 days.

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“The president is currently reviewing it and as soon as he is through, he will sign it. That is what l can tell you for now.”

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that the joint National Assembly Committee on Appropriation, the Senate finally passed the 2018 Appropriation Bill.

The Senate increased the proposal of N8.612 trillion presented by President Muhammadu Buhari in December, 2017 to N9.120trn.

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Source: Legit.ng

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