Monday, June 18, 2018

Fuel Price Hike: Reps Convene Special Session Tomorrow

Barring last-minute change of plan, the House of Representatives will tomorrow, Monday May 16, 2016, convene an emergency special session to debate...

Senate President’s wife preaches against gender-based violence

Wife of Senate President, Mrs Toyin Saraki, has appealed to the Federal Government of Nigeria and international organisations to work together and reduce gender-based...

Fuel price: Senate’ll propose palliative measures next week –Alasoadura

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (Upstream), Senator Tayo Alasoadura, on Friday, ruled out the possibility of the National Assembly directing President Muhammadu...

Saraki, Ekweremadu In Fresh Trouble As AGF Allegedly Declares Senate Election...

Reports have surfaced that in an alleged legal opinion written by the office of the AGF, Malami wrote that since the senate election was...

Subsidy Removal: We Won’t Allow Nigerians To Suffer – Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has assured Nigerians that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari will not deliberately take...

Saraki, NASC resolve difference

•Omolori now acting CNASenate President Bukola Saraki and the National Assembly Service Commission (NASC) have resolved their differences over the appointment of the Clerk...

Budget: N’Assembly to seek S’Court’s interpretation on power

Members of the National Assembly may approach the Supreme Court for an interpretation of where the power of appropriation lies in the preparation and...

Senate holds public hearing on farmers-herdsmen clashes

The Senate committees on Agriculture and Intelligence and National Security are currently holding a public hearing in the attacks by herdsmen in the country.The...

Reps set to pass Students Loan Bill

SPEAKER of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, painted a gloomy picture of the political terrain of the country, saying Nigeria had been...

Reps may reduce age for eligibility into elective offices – Dogara

The reduction of age for eligibility into elective offices will be considered in the next constitution amendment to allow youths to participate fully ...

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