Presidency hails Senate over stance on Buhari’s medical vacation
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang has commended the Senate for its stance that President Muhammadu Buhari has not violated the law.
Nigeria on pathway of economic recovery - Enang
A statement signed by his media aide, Mr Essien Inyang, on Sunday in Abuja, said Enang disclosed this at an event organised to mark the end of the second legislative year of the 8th National Assembly.
2017 Budget to be signed next week, says Dogara
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo would assent to this yearís Appropriations Bill into law next week, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said.
Presidency will engage, not confront NASS, says Osinbajo
Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, said the executive would continue to engage the legislature in line with democratic principles to ensure that Nigerians enjoyed dividends of democracy.
Presidency has no plans to reject 2017 Budget, says Enang
Enang made this known in a statement he issued on Saturday in Abuja, insisting that the presidency was working within the constitutional time-frame required to process details of the budget.
FEC okays N55.7b for road, aviation contracts
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved road and aviation projects totalling N55.7 billion.
Buhari signs eight bills into law
President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to eight Bills passed and transmitted to him by the National Assembly.
President Buhari signs 8 bills into law
Also signed by the President were: The Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute Amendment Act 2016; Bee Import Control and Management Amendment Act 2016, and Water Resources Amendment Act 2016.