PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI SEEKS APPROVAL TO REIMBURSE EXECUTION OF FEDERAL ROAD PROJECTS
Written by admin on September 29, 2020
President MUHAMMADU BUHARI has written to the House of Representatives to seek approval for the Federal Government to reimburse five states for constructing roads on its behalf.
The Speaker, FEMI GBAJABIAMILA read the presidential request at the opening of plenary today.
In the letter read by GBAJABIAMILA, BUHARI sought approval of the reimbursement of 148 billion naira through the issuance of promissory notes to Bayelsa, Cross River, Ondo, Osun and Rivers State governments for federal road projects executed.
The Speaker also read President BUHARI’s cover letter on the Petroleum Industry Bill which was transmitted to the National Assembly during the lawmakers’ two-month annual recess.