Sunday, August 19, 2018

Reps rejects EFCC’s invitations to members

The House of Representatives has stated the condition under which its members would appear before the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over the...

Petitioners absence stalls House of Reps probe of conduct tribunal chairman

The probe being carried out by the House of Representatives on the alleged corrupt practices levelled against the Chairman of the Code of Conduct...

Reps urge CBN to withdraw mutilated currency in circulation

The House of Representatives, on Thursday urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to urgently withdraw and destroy mutilated naira notes in circulation. The house...

Remove section 44 (3) of Constitution to restructure Nigeria – Lawmaker

The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Leo Ogor (PDP-Delta) said section 44 (3) of 1999 Constitution must be expunged for the...

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...

Multi-national firms in breach of local content law, says Senate

The Senate said Tuesday that most multi-national companies operating in the country have failed to substantially comply with the provisions of the Local Content...

Senator says NTA, FRCN, VON ‘no longer make sense’; should be...

Nigeria Senate has expressed concerns over bogus annual budget without commensurate implementation as the debate for 2018 appropriation bill begins on Tuesday. The N8,612,236,953,214 (Eight...

Akwa Ibom senatorial crisis: I’ll testify in court –Akpabio

Temporary reprieve came for Senator Bassey Akpan, when Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, yesterday, insisted Akpan was the party’s flag-bearer in the last election...

Hijab controversy: Reps intervene, ask committee to investigate alleged rights violation

The House of Representatives on Tuesday intervened in the raging controversy over the refusal of the Nigerian Law School to call a graduate, Amasa...

Save me from recall, Dino Melaye begs senators

The Kogi State senator, Dino Melaye, at the Senate plenary on Tuesday rallied his colleagues to save him from being recalled by his constituents. The...

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