Monday, August 20, 2018

Reps pass Petroleum Varsity Bill

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, considered and adopted a report on a bill to establish the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Delta...

Senate withdraws anti-social media bill

The senate has withdrawn the controversial frivolous petition bill, known as anti- social media bill. The red chamber announced the decision at plenary on Tuesday...

N100 Billion Constituency Projects For Nigerian Lawmakers In The 2016 Budget

Thenigerialawyer has exclusively obtained a copy of the N100 billion Zonal Intervention Projects budgeted in the 2016 Appropriation Act for Nigerian lawmakers. These projects,...

Grazing Bill misunderstood, says Rep

A member of the House of Representatives representing Yagba Federal Constituency in Kogi State, Mr. Sunday Karimi, has advised people to seek understanding of...

Reps set up panel to probe fuel price hike

Kachikwu: it was inevitable Govt, Labour meet in Abuja LABOUR yesterday got more pleas to pull the brakes on its plan for a strike over the...

Reps asks labour unions to suspend strike

The house of representatives has asked the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) to suspend their planned industrial action pending...

Saraki seeks more powers for ECOWAS parliament

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has called for more powers for the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament, if the aim of...

Reps in rowdy session over Kachukwu’s address on subsidy

The House of Representative's special session over the removal of fuel subsidy has turned a shouting match with lawmakers from the opposition Peoples Democratic...

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...

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