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Acting President Osinbajo Receives 2017 Budget

The document was delivered to Osinbajo on Friday by the special adviser to the President on National Assembly matters – Senate, Ita Enang, behind closed doors.

I Will Sign 2017 Budget If… Ag President Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said that he would assent to the 2017 budget proposal which was recently passed by the National Assembly, once he is satisfied with the contents as passed by the legislators.

Senate Gives Osinbajo 2 Weeks To Submit Budgets Of Revenue Agencies

The Senate has given Acting President Yemi Osinbajo two weeks to submit the budgets of 31 government agencies, including the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA and the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, to the National Assembly in line with the provisions of the Nigerian Constitution and the Fiscal Responsibility Act.
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Senate Budgets N2.7 Billion For “Utility Vehicles”

The 2017 budget of the National Assembly includes an eye-popping N2.7 billion for the purchase of “utility vehicles” for the Senate alone.

National Assembly Passes 2017 Budget

The 2017 budget proposal, termed "Budget of Recovery and Growth", was first presented before a joint committee of the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari on December 14, 2016.

Senate To Pass 2017 Budget May 11

The report was presented on Tuesday by the chairman of the appropriations committee, Danjuma Goje, almost five months after President Muhammadu Buhari presented the budget proposal to a joint session of the National Assembly in December 2016.
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Senate To Submit 2017 Budget Next Week For President’s Assent

Senate majority Ahmed Lawan, however, pointed out that the police raid on the residence of the chairman of the Senate committee on appropriation, Danjuma Goje, had slowed down the progress made on the budget.

Police Deny Senator Goje’s Claim On Whereabouts Of 2017 Budget

Police spokesman Jimoh Moshood said items recovered from Goje's house include “money, documents and Laptop”, adding that “none of the items include 2017 budget document.”

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