Saraki releases details of National Assembly’s 2018 budget

Saraki releases details of National Assembly’s 2018 budget

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has released details of National Assembly ’ s 2018 budget in public domain. The 45 – page document shows that a total of N 139 , 500 , 000, 000 was budgeted for the National Assembly in the year 2018. Of this sum , N 35 , 582 ,

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has released details of National Assembly ’ s 2018 budget in public domain.
The 45 – page document shows that a total of N 139 , 500 , 000, 000 was budgeted for the National Assembly in the year 2018.
Of this sum , N 35 , 582 , 085 , 699 was earmarked for the Senate, while the House of Representatives got N 57 , 425 , 137 , 793 .
Again , N 10 , 202, 095, 928 was budgeted for legislative aides, the National Assembly office got N 15 , 389 ,235 , 912 , while the National Assembly Commission got N 2 ,736 , 081, 266.
The National Assembly Legislative Institute got N 4, 373, 813 , 596 , while N 1 , 145 , 143 , 254 was appropriated for service – wide vote of the Legislature .
The release came on the heels of the pressure mounted on the Senate by Nigeria’ s budget watchdog , BudgIT .
Saraki had taken to his verified Twitter handle @ SPNigeria on Friday , in a tweet publicly addressed to BudgIT .
Saraki had tweeted,
“ Dear @ BudgITng :
“ Find the details of the 2018 Budget of the National Assembly here : http : / / nass . gov. ng / document/download / 10247 …
“ This is in accordance with the commitment of the leadership of the 8th National Assembly to accountability and transparency .

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