The National Assembly has transmitted the 2021 appropriation bill of N13.5 trillion to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent.
Denior special assistant to the president on national assembly matters (senate), Babajide Omoworare made this known in a text message on Monday.
Last week, the federal lawmakers passed the budget and raised its total sum by N508 billion.
On October 8, President Mohammadu Buhari presented the 2021 budget of N13.08 trillion to a joint session of the national assembly.
” The appropriation bill has been transmitted by the national assembly to Mr. President in conformity with the provision of section 59 of the constitution.
” The bill is presently being looked at by Mr. President and consequent action will be taken in due course.” Omoworare.