The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the 2019 budget proposal.
Udoma Udo-Udoma, Minister of Budget and National Planning, disclosed this to State House correspondents on Friday. He said the next stage would be to liaise with the National Assembly to choose a date for the presentation of the estimates.
The Federal Government is proposing N8.6trillion as the budget for next year.
President Buhari had convened the emergency FEC meeting after his return from Poland to discuss the 2019 budget.