2012 BUDGET SPEECH
GEJ made 91 campaign promises, has delivered on any of them?
Dr. GoodluckEbele Jonathan, GCFR
Federal Republic of Nigeria
A Joint Session of the National Assembly, Abuja
Tuesday, 13 December 2011
I am delighted to present the 2012 Federal Budget Proposal before this esteemed Joint Session of the National Assembly. ThisProposalcomes at the end of a long consultative process with key stakeholders and it translates the development plans of government unveiled in theTransformation Agendainto concrete actions.
This budget is a stepping-stone to the transformation of our economy and country in our walk to economic freedom. This esteemed Assembly would agree that this path would neither be easy nor uncontested; but witha sharp focus, hard work, determination and making careful choices we will overcome. (more…)