Infectious Diseases Bill
Court dismisses Melaye’s suit against Infectious Disease Bill
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, dismissed a suit by Senator Dino Melaye, challenging some provisions of the controversial Control of Infectious Diseases Bill 2020.
Court fixes June 30 for judgment in Melaye’s suit against Infections Disease Bill
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, fixed June 30 to deliver judgment in the suit filed by Dino Melaye challenging the passage of the Infectious Diseases Bill
Infectious disease bill: CUPP kicks over decision to bar journalists from coverage
The coalition of United political parties (CUPP) has condemned the decision to bar journalists from the coverage of the public hearing on the infectious diseases Bill.
Reps commence hearing on infectious diseases bill, bar journalists from coverage of proceedings
The long-awaited public hearing on the controversial infectious diseases Bill has commenced in the House of Representatives.
‘NASS must consult stakeholders on Infectious Diseases Bill’
Executive Director, Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) and Head, Transparency International (Nigeria) Office, Auwal Ibrahim Musa Rafsanjani, in this interview, applauds the decision by the National Assembly to initiate the Infectious Disease Bill
Infectious Diseases Bill: Get Nigerians more involved in governance, Popoola tells NASS
Digital Democracy campaigner and founder of Rate Your Leader app, Joel Popoola, has said that the outrage over the move to replace the Quarantine Act with a Control of Infectious Disease Act, was a direct pointer to the non-existence of communication between the people and the ruling class in Nigeria. Popoola, a techpreneur, said the…
Governors urge NASS to step down control of infectious disease bill over lack of consultation
The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has urged the National Assembly to step down the proposed Control of Infectious Diseases Bill, 2020 introduced by the House of Representatives until an appropriate consultative process is held.