Reps to meet South African lawmakers over xenophobic attacks
The House of Representatives yesterday constituted a six-member delegation to visit South Africa and interface with its parliament over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians.
Lagos State APC woos South South, South East indigenes
Meanwhile, the Publicity Secretary of the APC, Mr. Joe Igbokwe, commended the support of the South South people as well as the lawmaker for the fruitful collaboration.
Gbajabiamila promises speedy passage of 2017 Budget
Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, the Majority Leader in the House of Representatives, on Sunday said that the nation’s lawmakers would work toward speedy passage of the 2017 budget, but would not sacrifice thoroughness in doing so.
Akinwunmi Charity tourney holds in Lagos tomorrow
The third edition of the Seyi Akinwunmi Charity Mini-Tournament will hold at the Campos Square, Lagos tomorrow, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has revealed. Akinwunmi is the first NFF Vice.
Reps to endorse Buhari’s plan to borrow
On the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), the House leader disclosed that deliberation on the bill would commence shortly after the House reconvenes in January 2017.
Weekly political notes
Is El-Rufai saying that the speculation that he is plotting to succeed Buhari in 2019 is also part of the plots to bring Buhari government down? If true, it means that El-Rufai is a kettle calling the pot black.
How to end Nigeria’s second slavery: Pointers from Felabration 2016
Another way, perhaps the most powerful way, is the method Fela Kuti himself utilised music. “Music is one of the fastest and most effective ways of changing the minds of the people,” said Professor Oluwole.
National Assembly seeks panel on Niger Delta, bill to stimulate economy
House of Representatives has concurred with the position of Senate in urging federal government to urgently raise a team comprising elected lawmakers in Niger Delta region to dialogue with the government in coordinating concerns of the people...