Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila says President Muhammadu Buhari will present the 2023 budget to the National Assembly in October.

Mr Gbajabiamila, stated this in Abuja, while addressing newsmen shortly after inspecting hearing rooms 028 and 234 of the House, which was expected to serve as the temporary chamber due to the ongoing renovation of the House complex.

“I am hoping that the budget will be presented latest by the first week of October,” He said.

The speaker said that configuration of the temporary chamber would be done, ahead of September 20, date for the resumption of the plenary.

“You can see the configuration, it is not just this place and it is also upstairs. So, I think it is about 100 and something here and about 200 and something upstairs”.