House of Representatives
Governors, labour, NMA, others tackle Reps over health bill
The Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF), yesterday, faulted the Control of Infectious Diseases Bill as the House of Representatives began the long-awaited public hearing...
Reps want review of foreign policy on blacks’ liberation
The House of Representatives yesterday canvassed a review of the country’s foreign policy with a view to liberating blacks all over the world from killings
NASS splits as Reps insist on tenure extension for Omolori, others
The House of Representatives has insisted on retaining its resolution that extended the tenure of the National Assembly Clerk, Alhaji Mohammed Ataba Sani-Omolori and 150 top officials.
Understanding Infectious Diseases Bill and stakeholders’ concerns
Ideally, the Control of Infectious Diseases Bill would have passed through legislative scrutiny in the House of Representatives without any hiccup.
Gbajabiamila pledges support for child rights to good education
Speaker, House of Representatives, FemiGbajabiamila yesterday assured that he would not relent in pushing for the rights of the Nigerian children
Reps minority caucus laud Edwin Clark role on true federalism
The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has paid a glowing tribute to the sterling qualities of elder statesman and former Minister of Information, Chief Edwin Clark over his stance
Why House of Representatives resolved to probe Chinese loans
A Peep into the mindset of House of Representatives’ member, Hon. Ben Rollands Igbakpa offers an insight as to why the lower legislative chamber resolved to beam it’s searchlights on the avalanche of Chinese loans to the country between 2000 to date.
Don’t use foreign airline to evacuate stranded Nigerians- Reps Committee
Rep. Nnolim Nnaji, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, has advised the Federal Government against using foreign airline to evacuate stranded Nigerians from Canada. Nnaji, representing Nkanu East/West Federal Constituency of Enugu State, said in a statement in Lagos on Sunday that the House would not condone it. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…
Reps justify infectious disease bill
The House of Representatives insists that the decision to consider the infectious disease bill was in line with the dictates of the 1999 Constitution.