“We may not have any budget in view if Buhari tampers with any line of 2016 Budget” – Owie

owie

 

Former Senate Whip, Senator Rowland Owie yesterday gave a critical remark at President Muhammadu Buhari for saying that he will not sign the 2016 Appropriation Bill passed by the National Assembly into law, warning that failure to sanction to the bill would amount to starting a new budget presentation exercise.

According to Senator Owie, President Buhari has no right to tamper with the approved budget as submitted by the National Assembly, stressing that refusal to sign or omit any line from the already approved budget, would amount to taking the country through another five months of processing a fresh presentation, first reading, second reading, committee stage, among others so it will be in the best interest of the country if Mr. President approves it.

Speaking with Vanguard yesterday, Senator Owie who requested that the President  adhere to the counsel of the Minister of Budget and Planning and a former Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma and Special Assistant on National Assembly Matters( Senate), Senator Ita Enang who are experienced in legislative matters.

Senator Owie solicited with President Buhari to sign and work with the approved budget, emphasizing that both the National and State Assemblies are allowed to reintroduce new bills, increase or decrease amounts to zero level by law into the appropriation bill thereafter he can proceed  amendment on un-clarified areas.

Adding he said, “I want to advise Mr. President to go ahead and assent to the budget after that whatever he feels he wants to do, he can, then send it back to the National Assembly while he is scrutinizing, if and if he does not do that and he goes ahead to change a line of the budget, it will take another five months as the house will start afresh from first reading to second reading to committee level.”

If the president changes anything, he has to return the budget again to NASS, it will start again from first reading to second reading to committee stage. “If he tampers with it, he has to return it to NASS and start from zero point meaning that this year, we may not have a budget and in view of the above, I ask the President to assent to the budget and start implementing those areas he has no problem with, the begin to look at others and if he does not do this, he will run Nigeria into crisis.

Mr. President should note that he can never get a budget the way it was sent to NASS or state Assembly, NASS has the right to re- introduce new items into the budget, right to reduce the amount, or decrease or remove it totally, it is the function of the National Assembly, no one can do that.

“My worry is that Mr. President is not listening to advise from the Minister of Budget and National Planning and a former Senate Chief Whip, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma and his Special Assistant, Senator Ita Enang who is also very knowledgeable on National Assembly matters or is it that he may not be taking their inputs.”

budget 2016

0 Comments

Leave a Reply

Login

Welcome! Login in to your account

Remember me Lost your password?

Don't have account. Register

Lost Password

Register

Twitter

Instagram

Follow Me on Instagram
  • Haters what has this innocent child done to you people? If she's fat, are her parents complaining? If you don't like the girl, abeg go get Belle and push your own but if you can't do that then pls leave someone's child alone. To me, she's the best thing that happened to her parents and that's why they can't fail in providing and giving her all the care and love she deserves and not even your hateful words can stop them. I salute all parent who cater for and love their children, that's what they need... as it'll stick in their memories for a lifetime. God bless and keep them alive to reap the fruits of their labours. To her parents, God will bless and add more royal seeds to you two not only for bearing a beautiful child but for evidently taking good care of her.

    princessphilz731: "Haters what has this innocent child done to you people? If she's fat, are her parents complaining? If you don't like the girl, abeg go get Belle and push your own but if you can't do that then pls leave someone's child alone. To me, she's the best thing that happened to her parents and that's why they can't fail in providing and giving her all the care and love she deserves and not even your hateful words can stop them. I salute all parent who cater for and love their children, that's what they need... as it'll stick in their memories for a lifetime. God bless and keep them alive to reap the fruits of their labours. 
To her parents, God will bless and add more royal seeds to you two not only for bearing a beautiful child but for evidently taking good care of her."
    7
    1
  • No more delay, the right time to JOIN is NOW. DM me for more details

    princessphilz731: "No more delay, the right time to JOIN is NOW. DM me for more details"
    4
    1
  • Nigerians no dey carry last...Only Gold miners can relate...If you've not joined SWISSGOLDEN and you're reading this post then I don't know what will...If you're reading this and you're interested, chat me up on 07013982163

    princessphilz731: "Nigerians no dey carry last...Only Gold miners can relate...If you've not joined SWISSGOLDEN and you're reading this post then I don't know what will...If you're reading this and you're interested, chat me up on 07013982163"
    3
    0
  • We going global..taking our golden business worldwide..Swissgolden is not limited to Nigerians/Africans only...even our friends and families abroad can be our partners...#SGSpread!!!

    princessphilz731: "We going global..taking our golden business worldwide..Swissgolden is not limited to Nigerians/Africans only...even our friends and families abroad can be our partners...#SGSpread!!!"
    3
    0
  • Register your spot for this FREE TRAINING and come learn from me and my partner Riches how I made #1,100,000 in 7 weeks and she has made more than her regular 8 - 5 salary from investing €220 in Swissgolden Team Super. At Team Super it is our goal to raise 200 millionaires before December 2017. Would you like to be one of them? Then answer these important questions: 1. Do you want to earn more from part time investments even if you have a regular 9 to 5? 2. Would you be willing to make profitable investments that would yield huge returns? 3.Would you love to make more than you earn, have enough to meet up with your bills, and travel the world on vacation at your expenses? 4. If shown the way, would you be willing to take the bold steps and make the necessary efforts to grow your initial investment into huge returns? If your answers to these questions are YES, then this may interest you. At this seminar, we would demystify the benefits of investing in GOLD and we would teach you exactly how we’ve...

    princessphilz731: "Register your spot for this FREE TRAINING and come learn from me and my partner Riches how I made #1,100,000 in 7 weeks and she has made more than her regular 8 - 5 salary from investing €220 in Swissgolden Team Super. 
At Team Super it is our goal to raise 200 millionaires before December 2017. Would you like to be one of them? Then answer these important questions:

1. Do you want to earn more from part time investments even if you have a regular 9 to 5? 
2. Would you be willing to make profitable investments that would yield huge returns?

3.Would you love to make more than you earn, have enough to meet up with your bills, and travel the world on vacation at your expenses? 
4. If shown the way, would you be willing to take the bold steps and make the necessary efforts to grow your initial investment into huge returns?

If your answers to these questions are YES, then this may interest you. 
At this seminar, we would demystify the benefits of investing in GOLD and we would teach you exactly how we’ve been able to raise over 68 millionaires in the space of eight months. NO TRICKS; NO GIMMICKS; there would be live proofs to back our claims.

Are you still skeptical? We would love to clear that doubt!

Date: Friday June 23, 2017

Time: 7pm

To register, contact Top Experts on Swissgolden:  Rachel: 07013982163 
Riches: 0806 666 4486

DM me if you're interested..."
    5
    0
  • #DO YOU KNOW THAT GOLD IS THE MOST VALUABLE COMMODITY ON EARTH? AND JUST RECENTLY ITS PRESENCE HAS BEEN DISCOVERED IN ALL CONTINENTS OF THE WORLD? INVEST IN SWISSGOLDEN AND EARN N900k- N3.3M IN ONE MONTH GUARANTEED WITH THE LEADERS GETTING REFERRALS FOR YOU... I JUST DID....IF YOU ARE INTERESTED DM ME FOR A DETAILED CHAT... PS: SWISSGOLDEN CAN BE DONE FROM ANY PART OF THE WORLD. SO, IF YOU'RE NOT A NIGERIAN, THIS POST IS ALSO FOR YOU...

    princessphilz731: "#DO YOU KNOW THAT GOLD IS THE MOST VALUABLE COMMODITY ON EARTH? AND JUST RECENTLY ITS PRESENCE HAS BEEN DISCOVERED IN ALL CONTINENTS OF THE WORLD? INVEST IN SWISSGOLDEN AND EARN N900k- N3.3M IN ONE MONTH GUARANTEED WITH THE LEADERS GETTING REFERRALS FOR YOU... I JUST DID....IF YOU ARE INTERESTED DM ME FOR A DETAILED CHAT...
PS: SWISSGOLDEN CAN BE DONE FROM ANY PART OF THE WORLD. SO, IF YOU'RE NOT A NIGERIAN, THIS POST IS ALSO FOR YOU..."
    3
    0
  • Happy 5th Anniversary to SWISSGOLDEN...Thank you for elevating the finances of numerous lives thorugh your marketing program. #SWISSGOLDEN, a business that pays...#PRODUCINGMILLIONAIRESDAILY...JOIN ME LET ME SHOW YOU HOW https://chat.whatsapp.com/I05IoUwnpyLESmohnCCoSC

    princessphilz731: "Happy 5th Anniversary to SWISSGOLDEN...Thank you for elevating the finances of numerous lives thorugh your marketing program. #SWISSGOLDEN, a business that pays...#PRODUCINGMILLIONAIRESDAILY...JOIN ME LET ME SHOW YOU HOW
https://chat.whatsapp.com/I05IoUwnpyLESmohnCCoSC"
    4
    1
  • Good evening fam!!Trust we all had a superb weekend.. It's no News that the Nigerian Economy is still in shambles,4 seeds of fresh tomatoes is purchased @200 as at Saturday,a rubber of Garri is now #1200😧even my Tara foundation is now #4500 as compared to #3500 but nevertheless events are still being held every single weekend, people still fly First Class to luxurious locations just to spend the weekend(I'm not talking about politicians). My point is instead of complaining about how bad the economy is, utilize this opportunity by investing in gold and change your class for life. Are you still blaming the government? It's Time to take Charge of your Life. Connect with me on 07013982163 for more details...

    princessphilz731: "Good evening fam!!Trust we all had a superb weekend.. It's no News that the Nigerian Economy is still in shambles,4 seeds of fresh tomatoes is purchased @200 as at Saturday,a rubber of Garri is now #1200😧even my Tara foundation is now #4500 as compared to #3500 but nevertheless events are still being held every single weekend, people still fly First Class to luxurious locations just to spend the weekend(I'm not talking about politicians). My point is instead of complaining about how bad the economy is, utilize this opportunity by investing in gold and change your class for life. Are you still blaming the government? It's Time to take Charge of your Life. Connect with me on 07013982163 for more details..."
    7
    2
  • Don't be left out!!! Hook up with me and learn how to make millions from investing in gold. Its real and authentic! Call or Whatsapp me now on 07013982163

    princessphilz731: "Don't be left out!!! Hook up with me and learn how to make millions from investing in gold. Its real and authentic! Call or Whatsapp me now on 07013982163"
    3
    0
  • Invest in gold bars and earn in millions. For more details call or whatsapp 07013982163

    princessphilz731: "Invest in gold bars and earn in millions. For more details call or whatsapp 07013982163"
    2
    0
%d bloggers like this: