Oshiomhole faulted over automatic tickets to NASS members
Scores of supporters of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) from Niger State have vowed to resist purported decision by the party’s National chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole to grant automatic tickets to members of the National Assembly from the state.
Fresh data could lead to new discoveries - Garba
The Nigeria-Sao Tome & Principe Joint Development Zone is a legitimate creation of United Nations Maritime Treaty that permits countries to jointly exploit resources of their contiguous economic zones.
PWDs protest rejection of Disability Bill 14 years after passage by NASS
Abia State chapter of the Joint National Association of Persons with Disabilities (JONAPWD) took their protest against non-assent to the Disability Bill...
Criminal charges: Court permits FG to serve Ekweremadu through NASS
The Federal High Court Abuja has granted the Federal Government permission to serve criminal charges on Deputy Senate President Ike EKweremadu...
NASS primary: Former KWHA leader, Oloriegbe clinches APC ticket for Kwara Central
A former Majority Leader in the Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr. Ibrahim Yahaya Oloriegbe has won the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket for Kwara central senatorial district. Oloriegbe polled a total of 12,816 votes to beat his other two rivals, Alhaji Yinka Aluko who scored 9,577 votes and Musbau Esinrogunjo who scored 6,382 votes.
At 58, our democracy must be sustained
As we celebrate our 58th independent anniversary this year, I am of the opinion that, it will be very crucial for us as citizens to look at where we are coming from; where we are; where we ought to be; and where we are heading. As a matter of frankness, we will only be deceiving…
NASS postpones resumption of plenary
The National Assembly has postponed resumption of plenary session earlier scheduled for Tuesday, 25th September to Tuesday 9th October due to the activities of the primaries of the political parties. According to a statement yesterday by the Clerk to the National Assembly, M.A Sani-Omolori, all distinguished senators and honourable members are expected to resume plenary…
NASS joint committee reconvenes for amendment of Electoral Bill
The National Assembly Joint Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday reconvened to deliberate on the Electoral (Amendment) Bill 2018 for the fourth time.
2019: PDP readjusts dates for NASS, guber primaries
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has announced new dates for the sales of its nomination forms and primaries for State Houses of Assembly, National Assembly and Governorship elections in 2019. This was contained in a notice issued by the party’s National Organising Secretary, Rtd. Col. Austin Akobundu, on Tuesday in Abuja. The notice stated that…