President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari seeks fresh N2.342trn loan to finance 2021 budget

NEWS DIGEST – President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, urged the Senate to approve a new external loan of N2,343,387,942,848.00, about $6.183billion, for the Federal Government to finance the 2021 budget deficit.

Senate President Ahmad Lawan read Mr Buhari’s letter of request on the floor of the Senate at plenary.

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