Buhari Presents 2017 Budget worth N7.28 Trillion to National Assembly For 2017


President Buhari today presented the 2017 budget tagged “Budget of Recovery and Growth” to a joint session of the National Assembly. The budget worth N7.28 billion, is tagged the budget of Recovery and Growth. It has a 20.4% increase from the 2016 budget.

30% of the budget will be for capital projects. The budget was based on crude oil benchmark price of $42.5 per barrel.