In line with its open NASS policy, the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has ensured the release of the national assembly 2018 budget.
The details of the budget was released on Friday by the office of the senate president through a tweet.
The budget has a total sum of N139 billion, of which N35 billion was the total for the senate, while the house of representatives had N57 billion.
While legislative aides got N10 billion, the national assembly office and commission got N15 billion and N2 billion respectively.
The national assembly legislative institute got N4 billion while N1.1 billion was appropriated for service wide vote of the legislature.
The public accounts committee (PAC) of the senate and the house got N118 million and N142 million respectively. N12.3 billion was earmarked for “general services.”
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