Thursday, July 19, 2018

Senate Considers Climate Change Bill

The bill for an act to provide for measures to address climate change has passed the essential second reading in the Senate. The bill, which...

Parliamentary writers demand NASS clerk, Fika’s resignation

The crisis in the National Assembly Service Commission, NASC, over the appoint-ment of a new Clerk of the National Assembly, deepened after the Association...

Senate : National inland waterways bill passes second reading

THE Senate has passed the National Inland Waterways bill for second reading, with the aim to transform and restructure the authority into a purely...

Budget padding: NASS slashes padding from N500bn to N75bn

* NASS may forward reworked copy to Buhari today President Muhammadu Buhari is warming up to receive a reworked copy of the 2016 budget any...

Acting Clerk: “I did not reject Sani-Omolari’s appointment”

* You are a liar, traitor – NASC commissioners ‎One of the commissioners, who allegedly rejected the appointment of Mohammed Sani-Omolori’s as Acting Clerk of...

7,000 Agatu still displaced, neglected, cries Rep

Two months after the killings in Agatu Local Government Area of Benue State by suspected Fulani herdsmen, over 7,000 displaced inhabitants have yet to...

There is no grazing reserve bill anywhere, Ekweremadu says

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has said the National Assembly will not support the creation of grazing reserves anywhere in the country. Addressing journalists...

Senate bill on sexual predators for first reading

A bill prescribing stringent sanctions for sexual predators in schools and allows victims of sexual harassment to file civil damages against predators, even after...

Crisis over NASS Clerk deepens, as 7 commissioners disown chairman

THE crisis over who becomes the next Clerk to the National Assembly deepened on Thursday, following the decision of seven of the 12 National...

Reps to probe EFCC, ICPC, others over N4tr recovered loot

The House of Representatives is to investigate Nigeria’s anti-graft agencies over the whereabouts of N4 trillion recovered public funds since 1999. This came as the...

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