The President mentioned many vital areas that require immediate assistance, including:
Human Capital Development - In order to address the continuing problem in public universities, the Federal Government (FG) has allocated N470 billion in the budget to revitalise and raise the pay of federal officials in academic institutions. The administration indicated its desire to renovate infrastructure and equip existing hospitals, with a focus on local manufacturing of basic medicines/vaccines.
Defence and Internal Security – The FG announced that it intends to prioritize security in the budget by equipping and inspiring security personnel. Defence and the National Security Adviser spending account for N1.2trn (26% of the N4.5trn allocated for Ministries, Departments, and Agencies).
2022 Finance Bill - The President stated that negotiations on the 2022 Finance Bill, a document that alters current tax and fiscal legislation, are underway, and that the Bill will be sent to the National Assembly for examination and signing into law.