Monday, February 19, 2018

Civil servants can join political parties, says Ekweremadu

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has called on Nigerians, including civil servants, to register with the political parties of their choice...

Senate confirms seven RECs, stands down one nominee

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed seven out of the nine nominees for the position of Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) of the Independent National Electoral...

‘Buhari might be the target’ – nine senators reject amendment of...

Nine senators have kicked against the amendment of the timetable for the 2019 elections.Among the senators are Abdullahi Adamu (Nasarawa west), Binta Garba...

JUST IN: Senate adopts amended timetable for 2019 elections

The Senate on Wednesday passed the conference committee report on amendment to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, act.The passage of the report was...

Alleged missing NIA $202m: Drama as Kingibe forces House panel into...

Chairman of the Presidential panel on National Intelligence Agency (NIA) restructuring Ambassador Babagana Kingibe yesterday refused open interaction of his panel members with the...

Row in House over Okorocha’s amnesty to Waney’s men

The dust raised by Imo State Governor Rochas Okoroch’s amnesty to some suspects is yet to settle.A motion on the “alleged amnesty by Imo...

Senate probes scarcity of lower naira denominations

The Senate is investigating the scarcity of lower naira denominations, which the lawmakers considered a threat to the economy.The denominations are N5, N10,...

Reps panel gives police 48 hours to vacate Peace Corps headquarters

The house of representatives committee on public petitions has ordered the police to vacate the headquarters of the Peace Corps of Nigeria in Abuja.At...

Missing N36m: Sen. Sani storms JAMB Hdqtrs with snake charmers

The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Sen. Shehu Sani has today stormed the headquarters of the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board in Bwari,...

House joins bid to raise $500m for Ajaokuta Steel

The House of Representatives will join the battle to raise $500million needed to complete the last phase of the Ajaokuta Steel project, Speaker Yakubu...

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