Former Education minister, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has criticized the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara for revealing that the 2018 budget will be passed this week
DAILY POST reports that both presiding officers of the National Assembly disclosed this after they met with President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday.
Reacting through her Twitter handle, Ezekwesili said the lawmaker’s counterparts in other countries had already passed their budgets four months ago.
She wrote: “Just look at you and your colleagues Senate President @bukolasaraki and Speaker @YakubDogara. Just look @ you all at the @nassnigeria. Your counterparts that earn just about 40% of the monthly heist you call “operating cost” passed their countries’ budgets 4 MONTHS AGO.”