Nigerian Senate Blames Ministers for 2018 Budget Delay
The Senate has threatened to take action against those government agencies who refused to either submit details of their 2018 budget proposal, or their amendments, as requested by Senate committees. A one-week deadline was issued on February 14 for the proposals but to date, the request has largely been ignored.
President Muhammadu Buhari presents 2018 national budget.
Premium Times, 28 February 2018
The Senate says it may take a major legislative decision as majority of the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) have refused to either submit details of their 2018 budget… Read more »
Daily Trust, 1 March 2018
The Senate yesterday blamed ministers for delay in the passage of the 2018 budget. Read more »
Efforts by the executive to get the legislature to pass the 2018 Appropriation Bill before the end of the year has suffered a setback at the Senate. The defeat followed arguments ... Read more »