- The draft budget for 2022 was presented to the National Assembly on October 7th by President Muhammadu Buhari
- Budget for economic growth and sustainability, the President said his Government focus on inclusive development
- Ahmad Lawan, the Senate President said the National Assembly will work to ensure that the budget is passed before the end of 2021
The President of the Nigerian Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has assured President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerians as a whole that the 2022 budget will be approved in advance by the National Assembly at the end of 2021.
When President Buhari presented the budget, the Senate President said the National Assembly was determined to ensure that the 2022 budget law was passed by the end of the year.
Why the national association
Punch reports that the Senate President recalled in his speech that the current National Assembly had promised to ensure that Nigeria follows a budget cycle of Returns January to December.
Noting that the promise with the 2021 and 2021 budgets has been fulfilled, Lawan praised the President for submitting the 2022 budget early on.
< p class = "align-left"> He said that he already had an existing approach to an annual budget cycle, his colleagues would work together to ensure that the bill is passed as soon as possible.
A statement from President Buhari’s Special Assistant to the media, Femi Adesina said the 2022 budget was designed to build on the results of previous budgets.
Adesina also said that the budget President Buhari’s government goals and aspirations will be met in the upcoming National Development Plan for 2021-2025. He also said that the grim reality of COVID-19 and its deadly variants still weigh on the nation and the whole world.
The statement reads:
“From the president to the poor, the virus does not discriminate. ” For this reason, our country continues to maintain its COVID-19 policies and protocols to protect its citizens and stop the spread of this disease. “
The theme of the 2022 budget
The president, speaking during the presentation, said the budget would help his government improve its efforts for the development of the nation.
He also said that his government is continuing its infrastructural efforts and aims, among other things, to invest in critical infrastructure, to strengthen the infrastructure, to reduce poverty.
In In his speech, President Buhari called the 2022 budget “budget.” for economic growth and sustainability.
The President said that his government will continue to ensure development in all regions and states of Nigeria will.
In other messages Right: The Nigerian government announced on Thursday October 7th that a total of N5.80 trillion to meet various provisions of the 2021 budget.
According to the FG, these special The expenditures correspond to the entire budget execution in the first six months of the year 2021.
It was also found that only 2.13 trillion N of the total budget from income of the federal government. < / p>