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27 Oct 2019
Despite its avowed commitment to giving accelerated consideration to processing of the 2020 budget proposal, the Senate has run into hitches with its schedule for the exercise.
11 Oct 2019
The Senate yesterday justified the N125 billion proposed by President Muhammadu Buhari as the National Assembly budget for the 2020 fiscal year. The National Assembly has a lot of staff to take care of in both chambers. The number of committees is large too because of the volume of work.
28 Mar 2019
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara yesterday said national budgets may continue to perform poorly until they pass an integrity test where...
24 Dec 2017
The chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Legislative Budget and Research, Timothy Golu, yesterday, gave insight into why the National Assembly was keen on overriding President Muhammadu Buhari on the National Assembly Budget and Research Office (NABRO) Bill. Buhari is yet to append his signature to the document required to strengthen the budgetary process after…
19 May 2017
The legislators have passed the 2017 Appropriation Bill but not before jerking up the spending limit for the National Assembly from N115billion submitted by the Executive arm of government to N125billion.


9 mins ago
Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has finally bowed to pressure from political parties by extending the deadline for the conduct of primary elections by six days. INEC Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, said the commission took the decision after a meeting with the 18 registered political parties under the aegis of the Inter-Party Advisory…
9 mins ago
Amber Heard's lawyer Ben Rottenborn has referred to Johnny Depp as a 'monster' in closing arguments for the Depp-Heard defamation trial. Both lawyers gave closing arguments in the current trial in Fairfax, Virginia, summarizing much of what has been said on both sides since the trial began on April 11. Rottenborn said, "if he abused…
41 mins ago
With its thong-covered beaches, flesh-flaunting carnival and sultry nightlife, Rio de Janeiro has a racy reputation, but it rose to a new level Friday when porn films started
54 mins ago
Burna Boy and Stefflon Don | Photo - Nigeria News Update Stefflon Don has shared her side of the story on her breakup with Burna boy in a 'diss track' First of All. The singer uploaded the almost two minutes long video on YouTube today after dropping a teaser of the track on Thursday.  In the…
1 hour ago
To make a film more memorable, one of its secrets lies in creating a bigger quote. (paraphrased)- Author Anonymous When Charles Okpaleke announced the intended release of Living in Bondage in 2020, the announcement was received with mixed feelings. In the film industry, classics, as some argue, are better left like that. To make a…