The Senate President, Bukola Saraki has publicly released the details of National Assembly’s 2018 budget.
Saraki released the detail via his official Twitter handle on Friday, a day after meeting with officials of the tech-finance advocacy organization, BudgIT.
Find the details of the 2018 Budget of the National Assembly here: https://t.co/Gbbd1vPXWF
— The Senate President (@SPNigeria) April 12, 2019
He tweeted: “Dear @BudgITng:
“Find the details of the 2018 Budget of the National Assembly here: http://nass.gov.ng/document/download/10247 …
“This is in accordance with the commitment of the leadership of the 8th National Assembly to accountability and transparency. #OpenNASS.”
Since 2015, BudgIT has consistently demanded that the annual allocations of the National Assembly be made public.
On Thursday, it gave a hint that his could happen soon, tweeting: “Saraki, yesterday at a dialogue session with BudgIT on appropriation process and constituency projects vowed that making the National Assembly appropriation public is now a permanent policy.”