• 2016 budget was a nasty experience, I’ve never heard of ‘padding’ – says Buhari

    2016 budget was a nasty experience, I’ve never heard of ‘padding’ – says Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari has described the process that finally led to the signing of the 2016 budget as “a nasty experience for us”.

    Buhari said the issue of “padding” made the budget process more difficult for him and members of the Federal Executive Council, as some of them heard about it for the time.

    Buhari, on Monday told State House Correspondents that: “Things were even more difficult during the budget, which you all know about.

    “For somebody like me, for the first time, […]