President Muhammadu Buhari has informed the National Assembly of his readiness to present the 2017 budget proposal.
The president will present his government’s spending plan to a joint session of the Senate and the House of Representatives on December 14, a letter he sent to the lawmakers said.
The Senate president, Bukola Saraki, read Mr. Buhari’s letter on Tuesday. The letter was also sent to the Speaker of the House of Representatives.
According to the letter, Mr. Buhari plans to present the budget at 10 a.m. on December 14.