• Senate urges Pres. Buhari to allocate 10% of 2016 Budget to agric

    Senate urges Pres. Buhari to allocate 10% of 2016 Budget to agric

    It was reported that, the Senate on Thursday advised President Muhammadu Buhari to allocate 10 per cent of the entire 2016 budget to agriculture if the planned diversification to the sector was expected to be effective in view of the drastic fall in prices of oil in the international market.

    This decision followed the adoption of the report of Joint National Assembly Committee on Diaspora and Non-Governmental Organisations presented by its chairman, Senator Rose Oko.

    The committee said if the allocations to […]