• Budget crisis: Buhari, National Assembly leaders’ meeting called off

    Budget crisis: Buhari, National Assembly leaders’ meeting called off

    An expected meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the National Assembly on the controversial 2016 budget was abruptly called off on Friday.

    No official reasons were immediately adduced for the turn of events, but findings indicated that protocol officials at the Presidential Villa reportedly politely told the NASS leadership that the meeting had been called off.

    Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, were expected to lead a delegation of principal […]