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NASS To Pass 2020 Budget Before The End Of The Year

Oct 09, 2019 Hit: 18 Written by 
NASS To Pass 2020 Budget Before The End Of The Year

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has stated that the 2020 budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari will be passed before the end of 2019.

Lawan, while addressing President Buhari at a joint session of the national assembly, explained that the aim is to ensure that Nigeria's budget cycle is returned to the January-December calendar year.

While urging all ministries, departments and agencies to appear before the committees for the defense of their budget estimate within October 2019, Lawan stressed that the public and private sector needs a reliable budget cycle that is predictable and reliable for planning and execution of their financial policies and programs.

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