ADVERTISEMENT

VP meets Saraki, Dogara over Buhari’s $30bn loan request

Saraki, the Senate President and Dogara, the House of Representatives Speaker, arrived at Osinbajo’s office at about 2pm, reports say.

 

Buhari had urged the National Assembly to grant a $30bn foreign loan request to ensure adequate funding of the 2016 budget.

The request, which has been severely criticized by prominent citizens, was rejected by the Assembly.

ADVERTISEMENT

Buhari has held two meetings with Saraki since the rejection but no details were released.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.
ADVERTISEMENT

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng

Recommended articles

Fubara promises investment-friendly policies in Rivers

Fubara promises investment-friendly policies in Rivers

WAEC maths exam peaceful in Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu despite sit-at-home threats

WAEC maths exam peaceful in Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu despite sit-at-home threats

Sanwo-Olu swears in 13 new judges, boasts Lagos has the best judicial system

Sanwo-Olu swears in 13 new judges, boasts Lagos has the best judicial system

Nnamdi Kanu files brief of appeal against trial court’s ruling

Nnamdi Kanu files brief of appeal against trial court’s ruling

Tinubu thanks Wike for unwavering support as he inaugurates flyover in FCT

Tinubu thanks Wike for unwavering support as he inaugurates flyover in FCT

Emir Sanusi appoints new ward head of Kofar Mazugal

Emir Sanusi appoints new ward head of Kofar Mazugal

Father sells 6 biological children to traffickers in Sokoto, buyers arrested

Father sells 6 biological children to traffickers in Sokoto, buyers arrested

I'm sacrificing my security vote for Osun's development – Adeleke

I'm sacrificing my security vote for Osun's development – Adeleke

People I helped to win 2023 election now avoid me because of Ebonyi Gov - Umahi

People I helped to win 2023 election now avoid me because of Ebonyi Gov - Umahi

Pulse Sports

Olanrewaju Kayode Net Worth: Profile, Age, Salary, Wife, House, Cars, How Rich is he in 2024?

Olanrewaju Kayode Net Worth: Profile, Age, Salary, Wife, House, Cars, How Rich is he in 2024?

Naija Stars Abroad: Maduka Okoye justifies Finidi George's call, forgotten Super Eagles star dims red-hot Ademola Lookman, Osimhen

Naija Stars Abroad: Maduka Okoye justifies Finidi George's call, forgotten Super Eagles star dims red-hot Ademola Lookman, Osimhen

No space for Lookman, Osimhen as only two Africans make Forbes’ Top 50 highest-paid athletes

No space for Lookman, Osimhen as only two Africans make Forbes’ Top 50 highest-paid athletes

Lookman frontrunner for NFF Player of the Year after historic Europa League heroics

Lookman frontrunner for NFF Player of the Year after historic Europa League heroics

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT