Hon Yakubu Dogara
Dogara distances self from Speakership race
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has denied joining the ninth National Assembly speakership position race. “We wish to distance the Speaker from the fake news being pushed and circulated by mischief makers and enemies of progress who want to create confusion in order to benefit and feast on it," Dogara's spokesman…
Dogara raises alarm on Bauchi government's plot to implicate him
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has written to the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and the Director-General, Department of State Services, Yusuf Bichi, on an alleged plot by the government of Bauchi State to indicate him in a "criminal conspiracy". "I write to inform the Inspector-General of Police that I…
Dogara's media aide Rinsola Abiola dumps APC
The Special Assistant on New Media to Yakubu Dogara, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rinsola Abiola, has dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The late M.K.O. Abiola’s daughter in a statement on Friday said she dumped the ruling party after she was told not to consider running for any elective position on the…
Reviving economy requires collective action, says Dogara
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has said that the task of reviving the nation’s economy from recession should not be seen as the sole responsibility of the Presidency, but one that requires the collective contribution of all Nigerians.
Dogara pleads with Dream Team not to boycott match against Denmark
The Speaker of The House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has sent a passionate appeal to the national U-23 team, not to boycott its quarterfinal encounter against Denmark today, at the ongoing Rio 2016 Olympics.
House scandal gets messier: Documents continue flying
Revelations, detailing how the embattled former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Dr. Abdulmumini Jibrin, facilitated the award of projects under the 2014 Budget to fictitious companies from Kano State made the rounds yesterday in Abuja.
Dogara leads campaign to deepen Nigeria’s Capital Market
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has canvassed for the deepening of Nigeria’s capital market in order to enhance wealth redistribution.