Nigeria's Budget Minister Udoma Udo Udoma speaks during the public presentation and breakdown of 2018 Appropriation Act in Abuja

Nigeria's cabinet agrees to send 2019 budget to parliament

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's cabinet has agreed to send the 2019 budget to parliament, the budget minister, Udoma Udo Udoma, said on Friday.

Udoma, speaking to reporters in Abuja, said the president would present the budget to parliament "as soon as possible", but declined to give further details.

(Reporting by Felix Onuah; Editing by Peter Graff)

2018-12-07 15:22:18

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