Sunday, February 18, 2018

Reps: MTEF adopted as Buhari presents 2017 budget

The House of Representatives on Tuesday adopted the 2017 to 2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) as President Muhammadu...

Saraki travel : Watch your utterances,behaviours — Reps caution Marafa

Some members of the House of Representatives on Wednesday cautioned Senator Kabiru Marafa to respect the sanctity of the legislature and stop making...

Between the Presidency and National Assembly

The Presidency and the National Assembly appear to operate in contrasts with regards to the austere times we are in. While President Muhammadu Buhari...

PDP senators declare confidence in Saraki as Senate Presidency

Some senators, on Friday, restated their confidence in the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, in spite of the disagreement over Rotimi Amaechi’s confirmation as minister...

Senate indicts Okonjo-Iweala, says her memo caused N1.7tn revenue loss

The Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Alleged Misuse, Under-Remittance and Other Fraudulent Activities has said revenue agencies short-changed the Federal Government to the tune...

NASS Committee On PIB Reforms Retreat Open In Uyo

A 4 day retreat of the National Assembly Joint Committees on Petroleum Upstream and Downstream as well as Gas opened on Friday in Uyo...

No Xmas Pay For NASS Members, Staff

• N5bn Released For Nov Salaries AS it is for other federal workers and hundreds of thousands of state government workers, so is it for...

BVN: Billions left unclaimed in Nigerian banks

The House of Representatives on Wednesday failed to discuss matters bordering on suspicious bank deposits detected after Nigeria’s adoption of the Bank Verification Number.Lawmakers...

Senators to banks: release Jonathan’s wife’s cash

Senators yesterday directed two commercial banks to unfreeze some accounts belonging to companies linked to former First Lady Patience Jonathan.The accounts, domiciled with Zenith...

Reps panel summons Capital Oil over missing N11bn petrol

The House of Representatives’ Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream) has summoned the management of Capital Oil to explain the disappearance of N11bn worth of...

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