BREAKING: Buhari seeks Senate’s approval of N895bn supplementary budget

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BREAKING: Buhari Signs N10.594trn 2020 Budget

Buhari seeks Senate’s approval of N895bn

President Muhammadu Buhari requested the Senate on Tuesday to review and approve a Supplementary Budget of N895 billion.

At plenary, Senate President Ahmad Lawan read Buhari’s letter of request.

 

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The amount had already been agreed by the Federal Executive Council (FEC).

A large portion of the budget has been set aside for the purchase of military gear in order to fight insurgency and banditry.

 

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Part of the revenue is expected to be used by the federal government to acquire COVID-19 vaccinations and other health-related needs.

 

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