Breaking: Senate Passes N13.082 Trillion 2021 Budget

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By Chuks Okocha

The Senate has passed the 2021 Appropriation Bill totalling N13.082,420,568,233 trillion.

The passage followed the recommendation by the Senate Committee on Appropriation. The Appropriation committee chairman, Senator Jibrin Barau, presented the report of the committee to the Senate Monday.

The budget estimate was presented to the joint session of the upper and lower legislative chambers by President Muhammadu Buhari on October 8 and had been undergoing legislative scrutiny with the aim of passing it into law before the end of the year.

Details shortly…