According to The PUNCH, the Federal Government has sent a revised budget to the National Assembly, cutting down some costs in view of the coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria.
A top source in the National Assembly shared a copy of the revised 2020 budget on Wednesday, noting that a meeting was ongoing between the leadership of the National Assembly and the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, and the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mele Kyari.
Part of the documents showed that there is a 20 per cent cut on capital projects across ministries, departments and agencies to the tune of N312,820,542,675.
You may be interested
#EndSars: How Nigeria Musicians Influenced Nationwide Protestsadmin - October 31, 2020
By Lase | Africa and the world in general witnessed the uprising of an awakened generation of Nigerians, that forsook…
Why NYSC camp in Abuja was attacked – DG Ibrahimadmin - October 31, 2020
The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) camp in Kubwa, Abuja, was attacked by those who thought items there were palliatives.…