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FEC approves 2017 Appropriation Bill

According to the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udo Udoma, all is now set for Buhari to present the document to the National Assembly.

Federal Executive Council

The budget was approved on Wednesday, November 30, at a meeting of the Council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Following the approval, the President will now present the document to the National Assembly.

This was disclosed by Udo Udoma, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, after the meeting which reportedly lasted about six hours.

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According to Udoma, after Buhari communicates his desire to present the document to the lawmakers, it would be at their discretion to determine when the presentation would be.

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