HURIWA tasks NASS on instituting judicial panel on alleged military onslaught, killings in South-east
Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, urged relevant human rights and judicial committees in both chambers of the National Assembly
Dissatisfied with the way Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command is handling a matter, involving alleged physical brutality of Mr. Idoko, a driver to the Minister of State for FCT, a civil rights advocacy group
The Director-General, Budget Office of the Federation, Ben Akabueze, has disclosed that the Executive Budget proposal will be submitted to the National Assembly (NASS) by September 2022 in pursuant to President Muhammadu Buhari's directive to get the 2023 Appropriation Bill passed and signed into law by December 31, 2022.
At a time when Nigerians are clamouring for proper federalism that entails devolution of powers to the states and local authorities, the introduction of a Water Resources Bill by President Muhammadu Buhari...
The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has commended Kebbi Government for signing into law, the state’s Child Rights Bill that was passed by the State House of Assembly.
Amid the many troubling socio-economic challenges confronting Nigerians, especially rising insecurity, prolonged strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), and deplorable unemployment level, the National Assembly closed for rest.
A political group, the Coalition of the PDP National and Diaspora Certified Support Groups (COPAG) has urged the National Assembly to fast track legislation that would allow Nigerians ...
• Path To Collaboration Not Exhausted, Says Omo-Agege • Senators Peeved By Buhari’s Failure On Security –Adeyemi • Lawmakers Unserious–Babatope • Indication Of Buhari’s Failure–Uwazuruike What would the impeachment of a President, who has just 10 months to complete his term, achieve? Have the federal lawmakers exhausted all avenues for a productive synergy with the…
ActionAid says it is collaborating with the National Assembly to ensure Nigeria meets its commitment to the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme....
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says speedy passage of the National Electoral Offences Commission and Tribunal Bill by the National Assembly will checkmate vote buying. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the bill, meant to provide the legal framework for investigation and prosecution of electoral offences for the general improvement of the…
In a manner that smacks of double standards, the All Progressive Congress (APC), yesterday, denied plans to impose aggrieved members of the National Assembly as candidates of the party in the 2023 polls.
Ever since he championed the passage of Nigeria’s Climate Change Bill into law by the Ninth National Assembly, Chief Samuel Ifeanyi Onuigbo, has come to be known as Mr Climate Change