The National Assembly has said the 2016 Budget will be passed on Thursday, March 17. The Chairmen of the Senate and House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Senator Danjuma Goje and Hon. Jibrin Abdulmumin in a joint press briefing Wednesday said reports from both chambers would be laid on Wednesday, March 16. On the 17th, the reports will be considered and passed.
While speaking on the issue, Senate Chairman Appropriation, Goje said the two chambers have interacted with the various Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDA’s), adding that a lot of hard work had been put into the 2016 Budget proposals. His words: “The various sub committees of the two chambers have interacted with the various MDA’s, the Committees have produced their reports and all the Committees of the two chambers have fully submitted their reports.