The Global News reports that the Senate has passed the 2024 Appropriation Bill.
The Upper Chamber appoved a total budget of N28.7 trillion.
The figure has seen an increase from the initial estimate of N27.5 trillion as presented by President Bola Tinubu.
The approval of the revised budget was made during the Saturday plenary session of the upper chamber.
The key components include allocating N1.7 trillion for statutory transfers, N8.7 trillion for recurrent expenditure, and N9.9 trillion for capital expenditure.