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25 Sep 2020
Speaker of the House of Representative, Femi Gbajabiamila, says the house has installed technology in the chamber to aid proceedings in the house. Gbajabiamila, who led journalists on inspection of the newly installed electronic system on Friday in Abuja said “it is a promise kept’’. He said that the move became necessary because what it…
31 May 2020
The senate has refuted allegations that Senators and Members of House of Representative are the brains behind the fraud in NDDC by the executive Director of Projects
28 Dec 2019
The member representing Ohaozara/Onicha/Ivo federal constituency, Hon. Livinus Makwe yesterday said that aside the duty of legislation...
15 Aug 2019
The House of Representative Committee on Aviation has rallied behind the proposed national carrier to deepen Nigeria’s stake in the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) pact.
13 Feb 2019
In the next three days, January 16 2019, Nigerians are expected to troop to the polling booths, 120,000 of them, scattered all over the country with great expectation, anxiety and trepidation – more trepidation, really, than anxiety and expectation. They will be doing so to discharge their civic responsibility. They will be doing to elect the…
Nigeria's House of Representative Thursday approved Nigeria June 12 as the new Democracy Day for the country.
23 Nov 2018
Amid a pocket of opposition, the House of Representative yesterday made a significant push towards legalising the June 12 proclamation by President Muhammadu Buhari as Democracy Day. Speaker Yakubu Dogara, who presided over the plenary, referred a bill in that respect to the committee of the whole for further legislative scrutiny. He argued that there…
14 Nov 2018
There is a reason why celebrity couple, Banky W and Adesua Etomi appears to be most people's couple goals, the love between the duo is undeniable. In a loving show of support for her husband, Adesua Etomi gave a moving introduction of Banky W who recently declared his intention to run for the House of…
4 Oct 2018
Nairabet's chairman Akin Alabi has won the All Progressives Congress House of Representative ticket for Egbeda/Ona Ara federal constituency in Oyo State. He clinched an automatic ticket after other contenders stepped down for him. "I have just been declared the winner of the primary election after the other contestants, Hon Jenrade, Hon Adewale Ishola and…
7 Dec 2017
The House of Representatives yesterday gave the Nigerian Army 14 days to produce documents that prove its ownership of the contentious 1,363 hectares of land in Uvwie Kingdom, Effurun, Delta State.
28 Sep 2017
The Chairman of the committee, Hon. Beni Lar said, this during an oversight visit of the committee to the Nigerian National Medicine Development Agency (NNMDA) in Lagos.
Report of a looming fuel scarcity again at this time of the year has come
27 Jan 2017
PPPRA’s defence follows recent allegations by the House of Representative, accusing the Agency of impoverishing Nigerians by making them incur unnecessary costs in its pricing template.
12 Jan 2017
It was against the backdrop of the above, that a well-meaning Ebonyian, Mr. Eze Igwe, a civil rights activist, convened a town-hall meeting between some elected public officers in...


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