• Senate vows not to revisit the 2016 Budget based on omissions

    Senate vows not to revisit the 2016 Budget based on omissions

    According to reports, the Senate yesterday ruled out revisiting the 2016 Appropriation Bill for the purpose of capturing any omissions made by the executive in the draft document it sent to the National Assembly for approval.

    Instead, the Upper Chamber advised President Muhammadu Buhari to comply with the provisions of the constitution by signing the bill as passed by the parliament and then forward supplementary appropriation later to cover omissions recorded in the money bill.

    Briefing journalists after plenary, spokesman for the […]