Barring any last-minute changes, President Buhari will on Thursday, October 8 present the 2021 Appropriations Bill to a Joint session of the National Assembly. President of Senate, Ahmad Lawan, read the letter from Buhari, conveying his intention to present the budget to National Assembly at plenary on Tuesday in Abuja.
The letter reads:
“May I crave the kind indulgence of the Distinguished Senate to grant me the slot of 11:00hrs on Thursday, 8th October, 2020, to formally present the 2021 Appropriation bill to the Joint Session of the National Assembly.
While I look forward to addressing the Joint session, please, accept Mr. Senate President, the assurances of my highest regard.”