Fresh data could lead to new discoveries - Garba
The Nigeria-Sao Tome & Principe Joint Development Zone is a legitimate creation of United Nations Maritime Treaty that permits countries to jointly exploit resources of their contiguous economic zones.
Natives urge NASS, EFCC to probe forgery allegation against bank
Jabi Community Youths and Leaders Forum has called on the National Assembly and Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate circumstances...
Criminal charges: Court permits FG to serve Ekweremadu through NASS
The Federal High Court Abuja has granted the Federal Government permission to serve criminal charges on Deputy Senate President Ike EKweremadu...
NASS primary: Former KWHA leader, Oloriegbe clinches APC ticket for Kwara Central
A former Majority Leader in the Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr. Ibrahim Yahaya Oloriegbe has won the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket for Kwara central senatorial district. Oloriegbe polled a total of 12,816 votes to beat his other two rivals, Alhaji Yinka Aluko who scored 9,577 votes and Musbau Esinrogunjo who scored 6,382 votes.
At 58, our democracy must be sustained
As we celebrate our 58th independent anniversary this year, I am of the opinion that, it will be very crucial for us as citizens to look at where we are coming from; where we are; where we ought to be; and where we are heading. As a matter of frankness, we will only be deceiving…
NASS postpones resumption of plenary
The National Assembly has postponed resumption of plenary session earlier scheduled for Tuesday, 25th September to Tuesday 9th October due to the activities of the primaries of the political parties. According to a statement yesterday by the Clerk to the National Assembly, M.A Sani-Omolori, all distinguished senators and honourable members are expected to resume plenary…
NASS adopts fourth version of Electoral Amendment Act
The Senate and the House of the Representatives Joint Committee on Electoral Matters on Tuesday, adopted the fourth version of the 2018/2019 Electoral Amendment Act.
2019: PDP readjusts dates for NASS, guber primaries
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has announced new dates for the sales of its nomination forms and primaries for State Houses of Assembly, National Assembly and Governorship elections in 2019. This was contained in a notice issued by the party’s National Organising Secretary, Rtd. Col. Austin Akobundu, on Tuesday in Abuja. The notice stated that…
Protest in Cross River PDP over automatic tickets for NASS members
Mass defection looms in Cross River State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following alleged directive by the party’s national secretariat that automatic tickets be given to all incumbent National Assembly members.
Presidency says Buhari not in confrontation with NASS over electoral act
The Presidency says President Muhammadu Buhari is neither in confrontation with the parliament over his refusal to sign the amended Electoral Act Bill nor against the use of card readers in the forthcoming elections. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, who stated this in a statement in Abuja on…