Debate relevance of NASS to Nigerians, not funding – Lawan tells critics
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has challenged those critical of the National Assembly to a debate on the relevance of the Legislature to Nigerians rather than criticising the funding of the Assembly.
NASS to pass 2021 budget in December – Lawan
The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan says the National Assembly will pass the 2021 budget of N13. 08 trillion by the second week of December.
NASS assures justice for victims of alleged SARS abuses – Lawan
The President of Senate, Ahmed Lawan, says the National Assembly (NASS) would ensure justice for victims of alleged abuses by the personnel of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).
ENDSARS Protests: Buhari meets NASS leadership at Aso Villa
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday met behind closed door with the leadership of the National Assembly at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Buhari dashes hope of electricity, fuel price hike reversal
The hope of a possible reopening discussion with organised labour or any group on the contentious hike in electricity and fuel tariffs may have been dashed if the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari
Suspicion, rancour in Senate over lopsided appointments, financial constraints
The political and social harmony that existed among the 109-member Senate since June 2019 is crashing. Issues relating to abuse of federal character principle in federal appointments
FEC approves N13.08trn budget proposal for 2021, transmits to NASS Thursday
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday in Abuja approved a budgetary proposal of N13.08trillion for the 2021 fiscal year. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed
NASS resumption: CSO demands passage of electoral act amendment bill
Centre for Liberty (CFL) a Civil Society Organisation (CSO) has demanded the immediate passage of the Electoral Amendment Bill as the National Assembly resumed sitting from its nine weeks recess.