Buhari presented the N7.28 trillion “Budget of Recovery and Growth” to the NASS on Wednesday, December 14.
Buhari presented the N7.28 trillion “Budget of Recovery and Growth” to a joint session of the NASS on Wednesday, December 14, 2016.
Below are seven important sectorial allocations in the 2017 budget:
Power, Works and Housing – N529 billion
Social Intervention – N150 billion
Defence – N140 billion
Presidential Amnesty Programme – N65 billion
Niger Delta Development Commission – N61 billion
Education – N50 billion
Federal Capital Territory – N37 billion
President Buhari has assured that the 2017 budget will pull Nigeria out of the current recession.