Senate has approved the request of President Muhammadu Buhari for virement of funds in the 2016 budget.
President Buhari says the money is needed to fund critical recurrent and capital items in the budget.
The presdient has also expressed confidence in the capability of Nigerian engineers in handling some projects. He promised to harness the skills of engineers to rebuild infrastructure across the country.
The president passed a vote of confidence on them at an investiture ceremony by the Nigerian Academy of Engineers at state house, Abuja yesterday.