President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has revealed that the 9th Senate will approve President Muhammadu Buhari’s $29.9 billion loan request.
Despite lawan’s earlier caution to execute the borrowing plan, the Senate president stated that in abuja during a media parley he pointed out the various standing committee that will carry out serious oversight functions and ensure that the money is not misappropriated by various ministries Department and Agencies ( MDAs) .
Also he stated that we should recall that being November 2016 when the Senate president Bukola saraki turn down the same loan request from president Buhari.
However According to lawan” the question is whether we should approve the loan request or to pass it to the executive arm of government, He answer yes also he made it clear that the 9th Senate will approve president Muhammadu Buhari of $29.9 billion loan request, But he also made it clear to everybody that they are going to been critical that every cent that is borrowed to him ( the president ) is to tied to a project period.
Written by Egbe Buduzhi
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