12 September 2011
•Says no record of implementation so far
•It’s a problematic budget -Finance Minister
NINE months into the fiscal year, the Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has stated that there is no record of implementation as far as the 2011 budget is concerned.
Okonjo-Iweala, addressing a press conference at the Federal Ministry of Finance conference room in
on Sunday, stated that the N4.6 trillion budget was a problematic one. Abuja
According to her, the 2011 budget, before being finally signed into law, had to move from the National Assembly to the presidency a couple of times.
As of now, the minister explained that no one could really ascertain the level of implementation of the budget, because there was no record on it.