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16 Sep 2018
Lawmakers at Haiti's lower house voted in favor of the new government in the early hours of Sunday after a marathon session lasting more than 10 hours. New prime minister, Jean-Henry Ceant, had responded to questions through the night before majority lawmakers demanded an end to the debate over opposition objections. In a heated atmosphere,…
22 Aug 2018
Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe has disclosed plots to divide southeast lawmakers in the National Assembly. Abaribe, who is the chairman of the southeast caucus, said he had been approached to replace Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu. The senator, who represents Abia Central, revealed that those championing the course claimed that Ekweremadu has overstayed in the seat…
6 Aug 2018
There is a plot to forcibly reconvene the Senate and impeach its president, Bukola Saraki, the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC) alleged yesterday.
15 Jun 2018
Monarchs and lawmakers from Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State have apologised to the Deputy Governor, Ude Chukwu over an unpleasant statement made against him during a reception for his principal. Chairman of the Organising Committee and the state Commissioner for Justice, Umeh Kalu had during the reception held in honour of Governor Okezie…
6 Jun 2018
I did a Twitter survey recently to find out if people would invest in a farmer or a tech startup founder? A majority of people opted for the farmer. I was not surprised; I wanted to gauge the sentiment of people towards early-stage investment in the tech sector. People believe it is easier to understand…
6 Mar 2018
The Rivers State House of Assembly has rejected financial autonomy for local governments just as it opposed granting the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) power to de-register political parties The lawmakers expressed their positions in their voting on alterations proposed in the nation’s constitution by the National Assembly. Out of the 28 members present in…
17 Jan 2018
Taraba State Governor, Darius Dickson Ishaku, has charged security operatives to find the killers of Hosea Ibi, who represented Takum 1 constituency in the state House of Assembly. He decried Federal Government’s continued failure to permanently resolve the ceaseless killings by Fulani herdsmen and the activities of kidnappers in the country and cautioned that if…
12 Dec 2017
Security agencies deployed to restore peace and order in Plateau State have been urged to step up action. The Majority Leader in the State House of Assembly, Henry Yunkwap, who said this on the floor of the House, noted that some of the recent deadly attacks in some local councils could have been prevented if…
9 Dec 2017
The last may not have been heard about the mystery surrounding the abandoned 46-kilometre Sector C section of the Asaba-Ughelli dualisation road project, as the contractor, Mr. Luke Okpunor, has alleged that Mr. Evans Ivwurie, Chairman of the Delta State House of Assembly Committee on Works, who recently ordered him to refund N7.4 billion collected for the project for…
22 May 2016
Greece on Sunday was set to adopt fresh cuts and tax hikes ahead of a Eurogroup meeting that is expected to unlock desperately needed bailout funds for the debt-ridden nation.
14 Apr 2015
Secretary of State John Kerry spent a second day Tuesday urging US lawmakers not to interfere in sensitive Iran nuclear talks, hours before senators vote on giving Congress a say on the accord's fate.

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