You can’t hijack public works scheme, Lawan tells Keyamo
The face-off between the Red Chamber and the Minister of State for Labour and Productivity, Festus Keyamo, took another dimension yesterday, as Senate President Lawan declared...
Widow seeks NASS, AGF’s intervention over N16.6m judgment debt
A widow and members of her family have prayed the National Assembly and the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) to intervene in a N16.6 million judgment debt made against the Nigeria Police Force...
Fix refineries, stakeholders challenge government
While some countries are assuaging the challenges faced by their citizens amid COVID-19, decades of bad governance and waste of resources are compounding the agonies of Nigerians.
Keyamo, senators exchange words over engagement of 774,000 social workers
It was another rowdy session yesterday at the National Assembly premises, as members engaged in a shouting match with the Minister of State, Labour and productivity, Festus Keyamo...
Southern leaders initiate N50b suit against Buhari over alleged marginalisation
Elder statesmen and leaders of socio-cultural platforms in the southern region of Nigeria yesterday initiated an N50 billion suit against President Muhammadu Buhari
CNPP threatens to occupy National Assembly over detention of CUPP spokesperson
The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) has threatened to lock down the National Assembly if the police hierarchy fails to immediately release...
Infectious Disease Bill: CSOs threaten nationwide protest
A coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has threatened to mobilise a nationwide protest to express their disapproval of the Infectious Disease Bill currently
How FG is promoting legal rights of Nigerians - Buhari
The Federal Government has initiated some policies and programmes designed to promote the legal rights of Nigerians. President Muhammadu Buhari disclosed this when he addressed
National Assembly blames rising insecurity on non-performance, lack of tools
The National Assembly has blamed the persistent and rising insecurity in the country on non-performance and lack of the required tools to succeed. President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, gave the indication yesterday in response to a Point of Order by Senator Abubakar Kyari ...