Nigeria House of Representatives pass 2013 budget

FILE PHOTO: House of Representative in session
FILE PHOTO: House of Representative in session

The House of Reps increased the budget by N61.6 billion

Nigeria’s House of Representative, Thursday, passed President Goodluck Jonathan‘s 2013 budget.

The budget was passed with a N61.6 billion increase on the amount requested by President Jonathan.

Shortly after the passage at the House, the senate commenced its third hearing on the budget and is expected to pass it at the sitting.

More details later.