The Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, has on Friday, approved the proposals for the 2019 budget.
The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, disclosed this to State House Correspondents, in Abuja.
Recall, that President Buhari had on Friday, conveyed a special session of FEC, on the 2019 budget.
Udo Udoma stated that the next stage is to liaise with the National Assembly, to pick a date for the presentation of the estimates by Buhari.
The Federal Government is proposing N8.6 trillion, as the budget for next year.