Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is set to approve the 2017 budget, as per his senior exceptional assistance on media and Publicity, Laolu Akande.
Mr. Akande reported this on Twitter on Wednesday.
Just so we are clear: when the time comes, everything is set, & he is satisfied, Ag. President Yemi Osinbajo will assent to the 2017 Budget
— Laolu Akande (@akandeoj) May 17, 2017
He said that the acting president, who is Presiding the Nation while President Muhammadu Buhari gets restorative treatment in London, will endorse the budget “when the time comes.”
Since President Buhari left the nation on March 7, legislators, government officials, journalist, and individuals from general society have addressed who might sign the authority 2017 budget in his non-appearance.