Buhari Receives Full Details of 2016 Budget

Tobi Soniyi in Abuja

They were received by the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari on behalf of the President.

The Senior Special Assistant, SSA to President on National Assembly matters, Senator Ita Enag alongside his colleague, Hon. Ismaila Kawu who brought the document to the Villa, confirmed its receipt  to State House correspondents.

He said: “”The budget details have been transmitted to His Excellency, Mr. President today. The constitutional process begins thereafter.

“We have transmitted it to the Office of the President and the constitutional process of timing starts.”

Buhari had refused to sign the budget citing lacked of details. He therefore insisted on seeing the details before signing the 2016 appropriation bill into law.