The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, is currently reviewing the 2017 Budget.

This was confirmed by his Senior special assistant on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, via his Twitter account on Monday.

Akande also revealed that Osinbajo presided over a meeting with the economic management team, with the aim of reviewing the 2017 appropriation bill, amongst other economic matters.

“Acting President Osinbajo, presiding over Economic Management Team reviewing major issues, 2017 budget & others. In attendance are ministers & CBN governor” he said.

He also stated that the implementation of the 2017 appropriation bill would not be difficult once the bill had been assented to.

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The National assembly had on Thursday passed the 2017 appropriation bill.