Senate President, Dr Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and his cabinet to ensure the submission of the 2021 budget before the end of September this year.
Senator Lawan stated this while referring to the 2021-2023 Median Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper, which was submitted to the National Assembly by the President on Tuesday for the relevant committees of the Senate to take their necessary legislative actions on.
The SP said the early submission of the 2021 budget by September, would enable the National Assembly to complete necessary works on it and pass it before the end of December.
He also asked the various committee members to engage all the revenue-generating committees very well to ensure that a thorough job is done.
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