Reports states that the 2017 budget may get to the table of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday 17th May 2017
It was learnt that the Legal Department of the National Assembly had already concluded work on cross-checking the details of the N7.441tn appropriation bill and was set to route it to the Presidency on Wednesday morning.
Sources at the National Assembly Liaison Office of the Presidency said that the document had been initially scheduled to be transmitted to prudency on Tuesday.
One of the sources stated that they have been in communication with the National Assembly and they told them to expect the budget today, but up till now, it hasn’t come.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Representatives), Mr. Abdulrahman Kawu, confirmed that the office was expecting the budget today.