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2018 Budget: Nigerian Senate promises to implement 2014 National Health Act

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-The stipulation of the health act not included in 2018 budget

Nigerian Senate promises to implement 2014 National Health Act

The Nigerian Senate has disclosed plans to implement the 2014 National Health Act, particularly the one percent of the consolidation fund.

The Act states that one percent of the consolidation fund be set aside for health.

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However, the stipulation of the act was excluded in the proposed 2018 budget recently submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Senate for consideration and approval.

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Source: Naija News

Ibukun Josephine Bankole was a Senior Associate at Naija News. A Mass Communication graduate, Ibukun is passionate about journalism especially in the areas of health and child related issues. She loves eating beans, singing, acting and giving motivational speeches. Ibukun is meticulous and has a positive approach to life. Contact me via twitter/Instagram @ibukunbankole_