Saturday, 30th September 2023

House of Representatives

21 Sep
Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Benjamin Kalu, yesterday, said the parliament would enact laws to streamline revenue-collecting agencies.
12 Sep
House of Representatives ad hoc committee on oversight inspection visit to projects funded by the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) has set December 2023 completion date for Lagos-Sagamu Expressway. The team, which inspected the Lagos -Sagamu Expressway, lauded the works executed by Julius Berger Nigeria Plc at the expressway and at the Second Niger Bridge, describing…
1 Sep
House of Representatives ad hoc committee probing alleged job racketeering and gross mismanagement in federal ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) has petitioned Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) over bribery allegations against members of the committee. 
29 Aug
The House of Representatives has vowed to abolish the use of waivers in recruitment exercises in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDA) of government.   
29 Aug
Expectedly, the deputy President of the Senate, Barau Jibrin and the deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Benjamin Okezie Kalu (52), are to be appointed Chairmen of Committees for the amendment of the Constitution whose objectives among others, include creation of more states.
25 Aug
House of Representatives committee investigating non-remittance of funds to the National Housing Fund (NHF) and non-utilization of the funds has summoned Accountant General of the Federation (AGF) to appear before it, to explain why money deducted from workers’ salaries was not remitted. The AGF is also to explain why there are disparities in deductions from…
25 Aug
House of Representatives, yesterday, said it is determined to unravel circumstances that led to the killing of vigilante members allegedly by soldiers in Enugu State two months ago. Two vigilante members of Eke Community, in Udi council of the state, who were responding to a distress call over armed robbery and kidnapping incidents in the…
20 Aug
In the course of my engagement as a member of the House of Representatives, I have had the privilege of interacting with my colleagues.
16 Aug
Federal Ministry of Education has defended the increment in school fees in government-owned universities, saying the development will cover high costs at the institutions.
31 Jul
The House of Representatives is probing into alleged breach of the law in the sale of two training helicopters by the Nigeria College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria.
21 Jul
House of Representatives has faulted ongoing moves by distribution companies (DisCos) to hike electricity tariff in the country.
19 Jul
House of Representatives, yesterday, raised the alarm that Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) willfully withheld public revenue of about N2 trillion.


The Coroner inquiring into the cause of death of 27-year-old musician, Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, popularly known as Mohbad, has held its preliminary sitting at the Candide Johnson courthouse, Ikorodu, Lagos, Newsmen were barred from covering the proceedings. Court officials said the decision was ordered by the Chief Registrar, Tajudeen Elias. The Guardian learnt that the…
3 mins ago
The Graciella Initiative, a non-governmental organisation committed to giving girls a voice, is set to offer life-changing scholarships and paid internship opportunities to vulnerable girls in Ogun State.
3 mins ago
From the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Benjamin Okezie Kalu came assurances that President Bola Ahmed Tinubu is will create a favorable climate for investments.
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The Federal high court in Kano on Friday ordered Kano state government to pay a sum of N30 billion compensation to owners of hundred of shopping complex demolished at Kofar-Mata Central Eid ground.
4 mins ago
It was a night of glitz and glamour as PWAN Champion, a real estate and network-marketing organisation, an affiliate under the PWAN GROUP, in commemoration of its second year anniversary awarded...
4 mins ago
Grammy Award-winning global superstar, Damini Ogulu better known as Burna Boy has shared an official music video for his fan favourite song, City Boys, a track from his acclaimed, seventh studio album titled I Told Them, a five-track project.
4 mins ago
Nadayar Enegesi is an entrepreneur who is passionate about Africa’s youth prosperity and quality of life.
5 mins ago
The Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Jos, the Plateau State capital, has sacked the Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Mr. Moses Sule.
5 mins ago
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) and a former minister of education and former Nigerian Ambassador to the United States of America, Prof. Tunde Adeniran, yesterday, congratulated Nigerians on the occasion of the 63rd Independence celebration, calling on the Federal Government to work towards restructuring the Federation.
6 mins ago
It’s that time of the year when Nigerians create aesthetics with the green/white/green Nigerian flag colour and shade both in the interior and exterior of their space in commemoration of the October 1st Independence day.