House of Assembly speakers decry worsening insecurity
The Conference of Speakers of state legislatures of Nigeria has expressed worry over continued insecurity in the country. It urged the Federal Government to resort to true community policing to end the menace.
Banditry, insurgency, kidnapping threatening our existence, says speakers’ chair
Chairman, Conference of Speakers of State Houses of Assemblies and the Speaker, Bauchi Assembly, Abubakar Suleiman, has lamented the worsening insecurity in the country, saying banditry, insurgency and kidnapping are threatening Nigeria’s existence.
Suspected killers of Bauchi lawmaker arrested
Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, said the suspected killers of late lawmaker, Musa Mante Baraza have been arrested and are being prosecuted. Mohammed also said that the security operatives has also arrested his brother's alleged kidnappers who was picked up after prayer in Bauchi metropolis on March 25 when the governor was battling with the…
Minister laments exclusion of women in Bauchi Assembly
Minister for Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen has urged Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed to appoint and empower more women into his cabinet. Pauline, who was in Bauchi on a working visit and to commend the State Assembly over the passage of the Violence Against Person Prohibition (VAPP) Law, lamented the increasing rate of rape. She…
Family of slain Bauchi lawmaker regains freedom
Two wives and a year old daughter of the slain Bauchi Assembly lawmaker, Musa Mante Baraza have regained freedom after four days in captivity. Unknown gunmen had on Friday killed the lawmaker and abducted his family in his resident in Dass local government of Bauchi State. The chief of staff to the governor, Ladan Salihu…
Bauchi Assembly mulls subsidising dialysis by 50 per cent
The Bauchi House of Assembly is deliberating on a bill that would make the state government subsidise dialysis in public hospitals.
Bauchi Assembly: Still getting over initial hiccups
After the scheming and intrigues that engulfed the inauguration of the 9th Bauchi State House of Assembly on June 20, the actors have realised reasons to sheath swords and moved on with what brought...
Bauchi Assembly crisis resolved after 42 days
The 17 aggrieved members of the Bauchi State House of Assembly, yesterday, submitted themselves for inaåuguration after 42 days of legislative rift between...
Court stops Reps from probing Bauchi Assembly crisis
A Bauchi High Court has stopped the House of Representatives from investigating and submitting the report of the ad hoc committee set up by Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila...