OrderPaperToday – Members of the National Assembly will halt their recess and resume Thursday to consider the review of the revised 2020 budget.
This was stated in an announcement by the Clerk to the National Assembly, Mohammed Sani-Omolori on Tuesday.
Prior to the notice, both federal chambers adjourned till June 2 for Sallah Celebration.
The announcement reads: “This is to inform all Distinguished Senators and Honourable Members that resumption of Plenary Session earlier scheduled for Tuesday, 2nd June, 2020 has been rescheduled to Thursday, 28 May, 2020 to enable Members consider the Appropriation (Amendment) bill, 2020.
“All Distinguished Senators and Honourable Members are expected to resume in Plenary by 10. 000m on Thursday, 28th May 2020, please.”
Recall that the fiscal document was submitted by the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed and Director General of Budget and National Planning, Ben Akabueze on the 21st of May to the joint chambers’ committees on Appropriation, Finance and National Planning