Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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House of Representatives

15 Oct
The House of Representatives is targeting a December 16 passage of the 2022 Appropriation Bill.
10 Oct
Aviation stakeholders have faulted the House of Representatives’ meddling in regulatory affairs of aviation, describing it as dangerous and a violation of international civil aviation rules...
8 Oct
The House of Representatives has temporarily stalled the implementation of new safety threshold handling rates that were recently approved for indigenous and international carriers.
7 Oct
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has presented the 2022 budget to the National Assembly for approval. Buhari arrived at the National Assembly Complex in the company of governors, ministers, and heads of Federal Government agencies. He noted that the 2022 Appropriation bill is tagged a "Budget of Economic Growth and Sustainability." It is estimated at ₦16.39trillion.…
6 Oct
The House of Representatives has tasked the National Security Adviser (NSA) and other security agencies to deploy all necessary machinery towards containing the killings and destruction
4 Oct
Ten months after the burnt Lagos Airport link bridge was closed to traffic for structural test, House of Representatives member representing Oshodi/Isolo Federal Constituency II
30 Sep
US Congress approved a stopgap funding bill Thursday in a rare show of cross-party unity to avert a crippling government shutdown, as Democratic leaders struggle to overcome fierce infighting...
30 Sep
The House of Representatives has mandated the Ministry of Works to commence emergency repair on all the roads and bridges affected by rainfall, to end the hardship being experienced by motorists and other road-users.
22 Sep
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has called for regulation of cryptocurrency trading in Nigeria to prevent the swindling of unsuspecting members of the public. ICPC Chairman Bolaji Owasanoye made the call at the opening of a two-day capacity building retreat for members of the House of Representatives Committee on Anti-Corruption,…
21 Sep
A bill to provide more representation for women in government by creating 111 additional electoral seats has scaled second reading on the floor of the House of Representatives.
2 Sep
Representative of Umuahia-Ikwuano Constituency in the House of Representatives, Sam Onuigbo, has deplored the slow pace of work on the Umuahia -Ikot Ekpene road, which contract was awarded in 2016.
26 Aug
Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Abdulrasheed Bawa has decried the poor enforcement of regulations by relevant authorities in the real estate sector. Bawa stated this when he received members of the House of Representatives Adhoc Committee Investigating Real Estate Developers led by the Chairman, Blessing Onyeche Onuh, at the headquarters of…


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Gerard Pique sparked Barcelona's flailing Champions League campaign into life on Wednesday by scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win over Dynamo Kiev, a victory that was witnessed by a half-empty Camp Nou.
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The Taliban agreed Wednesday to work with Russia, China and Iran on regional security after the Kremlin warned of emerging Islamic State and drug-trafficking threats in the wake of the hardline group's takeover in Afghanistan.
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The Police Command in Niger on Wednesday confirmed the abduction of thirteen passengers by gunmen at Konar Barau village of Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
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By Laetitia Badolo OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Access to water and sanitation remains a luxury for most people in Africa. African parliamentarians are ensuring that this luxury effectively became what it really is, a basic human right. The biggest hindrance to improving water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Africa is the absence of…
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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.