Dogara drums support for restructuring of federal system
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has expressed support for auditing and restructuring the existing federal system to give a sense of belonging to all Nigerians.
Reps consider establishment of university in Auchi
A bill aimed at ensuring the establishment of the federal university of technology, Auchi in Edo State has made significant inroads on the floor of the House of Representatives.
Dogara says Nigerian scientists key to solving country’s growing unemployment
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, in Abuja, said unless Nigerian scientists pick up the challenge to develop smart industrial solutions...
Reps order probe into alleged N2b, $3.8m fraud by banks
The House of Representatives yesterday resolved to probe the alleged loss of over N2 billion and $3.8 million as a result of the non-payment of interest by banks from sale proceeds...
Reps allege dirty dealings in plan to concession Ajaokuta steel firm
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday accused the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi and the Minister of State, Abubakar Bawa Bwari, of spearheading the move to concession Ajaokuta Steel Company at a giveaway price to achieve selfish desires.
Overhaul pipelines, refineries, depots to address fuel scarcity, PENGASSAN tells FG
In a bid to proffer solutions to the lingering fuel scarcity in the country and attendant man-hours lost at fuel stations, the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria...
Reps move to establish excess revenue fund account
The House of Representatives has made an inroad on a Bill aimed at establishing an Excess Revenue Fund Account.The Bill, which seeks to amend the allocation of revenue (from the Federation Account) Act, Cap A15, 2004 to establish the Excess Revenue Fund Account ....
Dogara woos Swedish investors in power, ICT sectors
A statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Turaki Hassan, in Abuja on Thursday said Dogara made the call when he received the Swedish Ambassador to Nigeria, Inger Ulvedt, in his office.
Dogara enjoins Swedish investors to invest in critical infrastructure
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has urged Swedish investors to take advantage of enormous opportunities in Nigeria, especially in crucial...
Sack police chief Idris now, Reps tell President Buhari
The House of Representatives yesterday unanimously called for the immediate sacking of the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris. The resolution followed the adoption of a motion by Abubakar Nuhu Danburam (APC, Kano) at a plenary presided over by Speaker Yakubu Dogara.