President Muhammadu Buhari has appeared before the joint session of the National Assembly (NASS) to present the 2019 budget.
Earlier, there was commotion among the lawmakers who created a scene shouting “freedom come, by struggle by struggle, freedom come” while other pro Buhari lawmakers were seen chanting “sai Baba, sai Baba”.
President Buhari while presenting the budget, said the budget would be his last presentation to the 8th Senate.
He said the economy has recovered from recession and “we have done more work in Agricultural, infrastructural, social development including the payment of salaries and arrears.
He was accompanied to National Assembly by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC).
Loud ovation and encomium heralded Buhari’s arrival at the joint session with shouts of “Sai Baba’’ as he waved to the crowd.
Equally, some lawmakers were saying “lie, lie, lie, no no no”, in response to Buhari’s submission.