Reps explain non-takeover of Edo, Bauchi Assemblies
The House of Representatives, yesterday, offered an insight into why it has not kept its words on the takeover of the Edo and Bauchi states Houses of Assemblies upon this week.
‘Reps introduced 1,473 bills, passed 222 in three years’
The House of Representatives introduced no fewer than 1,473 bills within the last three years.
Reps vow to recover N1.4 trillion unremitted lottery proceeds
The House of Representatives Monday swore that it would leave no stone unturned to ensure the recovery of about N1.4 trillion unremitted lottery revenue to the federation account. The House via its committee on governmental affairs led by Mr Hussaini Sulaiman probing into the problem associated with revenue losses in the sector from 2005 to…
Reps seek N1.8b compensation for poultry farmers over bird flu
The House of Representatives has ordered investigation into the non-payment of N1.8billion to poultry farmers over loss from bird flu. This followed a motion under matters of urgent national importance by Abdulrazak Namdas (Adamawa-APC).
Reps claim uncovering N90b ‘bogus insertion’ in ministry’s budget
As the squabble between the Executive and Legislative arm over the power of appropriation rages, the House of Representatives yesterday said it unearthed a “bogus insertion” of N90 billion in the 2017...
How secret emoluments contradict change agenda
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara and the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai have been squabbling over the emoluments of public office holders.
Reps summon Magu, Emefiele, Baru over stolen $17bn oil money
The Chairman of the committee, Rep. Abdulrazak Namdas, summoned Magu on Monday in Abuja at the opening of the investigation where all the invited stakeholders sent their subordinates to represent the committee.
Reps query alleged financial abuse in veterinary council, seek proof of TSA remittances
The House of Representatives Committee on Public Account at the weekend queried alleged financial abuse in Veterinary Council of Nigeria (VCN).