Reps urges recruitment of 100,000 soldiers to tackle insurgency
The House of Representatives has called on the authorities to recruit additional 100,000 soldiers as part of -going effort to tackle insecurity in the country.
House Committee promises to push for more funds for army formations
The House of Representatives Committee on Army says it will push for appropriation of more funds for Nigerian Army formations.
‘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 pass 222 bills
The 8th House of Representatives has passed 222 Bills since its inauguration in 2015, Spokesman of the house, Rep. Abdulrazak Namdas (APC-Adamawa), has said.
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).
Fashola apologises over 2017 Budget comments
Fashola said he had referred to the spokesperson of the House, Abdulrazak Namdas, in describing the members as possessing “stark and worrisome knowledge of the budget process,” and not the entire House.
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.
House of Reps says El-Rufai lied on security vote publication, House budget
The House of Representatives on Tuesday said Gov. Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna state published security budget of the state, not his security vote.