• We can’t implement budget passed by National Assembly, says Presidency

    We can’t implement budget passed by National Assembly, says Presidency

    The presidency has declared the 2016 Appropriation Bill submitted to President Muhammadu Buhari last week by the National Assembly as a heavily altered document that is not implementable.

    A top government official in the presidential villa, yesterday, has confirmed that Buhari has been persuaded not to sign the budget until the alterations noticed in the document were critically reviewed and amended appropriately.

    Following the receipt of the bill, Buhari, on Friday, summoned an extraordinary meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) which […]