House To Commence Debate On 2019 Budget Thursday
The federal house of representatives has resolved to commence the second reading of the 2019 budget.
Speaker of the House, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, hinted that the House will commence the second reading of the 2019 budget after a valedictory session
in honour of a member representing Ibeju-Lekki federal constituency of Lagos State on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon. Abayomi Abdul-Kabir Ayeola, who died on December 30, 2018.
“I hope copies of the budget have been circulated? If copies of the budget have been circulated, we may have to start the second reading of the budget tomorrow,” Dogara stated.
He added: “We will set aside some time to pay tribute in form of valedictory session for our brother, Hon. Ayeola and the late President, Alhaji Shehu Shagari.”