Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari is unlikely to sign the 2016 Appropriation Bill into law soon, the Federal Executive Council (FEC), has said.
According to Nigerian Tribune, there would more delay before the president signs the bill.
This comes after Buhari on Wednesday met ministers over the budget.
The 2016 budget has over the months stirred up controversy between the presidency and the National Assembly.
Addressing State House correspondents after the meeting, Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udoma, said FEC was not ready, as government was still discussing it.
He however, said the Federal Government was already considering a timetable for the 2017 appropriation bill.
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