The presentation of the 2014 budget to the joint sitting of the National Assembly by President Goodluck Jonathan has been postponed to Nov. 19.
This was contained in a memo signed by the Director of Personnel, Dr Ishaya Sarki on behalf of the Clerk of the National Assembly, Alhaji Salisu Maikasuwa.
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the presentation had earlier been scheduled for Tuesday, Nov 12.
“I am directed to inform you that the presentation of the 2014 annual budget by President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan GCFR, to the joint session of the National Assembly, has been rescheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 19”, the statement read in part.
No reason was given for the postponement. (NAN)