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House of Rep to begin deliberation on 2022 budget

The House of Representatives to begin deliberation on the 2022 Budget Bill tomorrow, as part of the consideration of the bill laid before the joint session of the National Assembly on Thursday last week.

The House has slated for lawmakers to give their input on the nation’s financial document.

Announcing the decision at the plenary, Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila said the House will then suspend the plenary to allow all the Appropriation Sub-Committees to engage the government’s Ministries, Departments, and Agency on the budget.

Mr. Gbajabiamila who reiterated the House’s commitment to consider the budget on time directed all members wishing to contribute to the debate on the bill to register with the clerk of the House for that purpose.

Ibrahim Shehu