PHOTO NEWS: Senate Deliberates 2020 Budget

This Wednesday, the Senate commenced deliberation on the 2020 budget proposal during plenary.

The lawmakers took turns debating the Bill at plenary on Wednesday. Out of the N10.33 trillion in the 2020 Budget, N556.7 billion is for Statutory Transfer, while N2. 7 trillion is for Debt Service.

Recall that President Buhari had earlier on Tuesday presented the budget to a joint house of the National Assembly.

Below are photos from the plenary session as well as opinions expressed by a number of Senators on the budget: