Friday, 28th January 2022
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National Assembly

2 days ago
The two chambers of the National Assembly, yesterday, harmonised their positions and inserted the “consensus” mode of nominating candidates by political parties for elections in the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2010.
2 days ago
Nigerians have read, over and over reasons the President Muhammadu Buhari administration usually gives to back what seems like its ‘Oliver Twist’ appetite for more loans.
3 days ago
The National Assembly, as part of its oversight function, has since its inception been probing the activities of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs)
16 Jan
The report by the Auditor General of the Federation, Adolphus Aghughu, claimed that the police high command failed to keep a record of unserviceable and expired firearms
14 Jan
After senators’ grandstanding last year to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto of the 2010 Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2021, both chambers have indicated they are now ready...
12 Jan
Human Rights Writers Association (HURIWA) has warned the National Assembly to halt undemocratic legislations to avoid nation-wide anti-legislature demonstrations similar to the year 2020 #EndSARS protests.
11 Jan
Placard-carrying members of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), yesterday, staged a peaceful protest at the National Assembly over what they described as breach of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Assembly management.
11 Jan
According to Governor David Umahi, National Assembly members that are agitating for direct primaries have no structures in their respective wards, claiming the governors are the ones keeping party alive.
10 Jan
A group of Muslims in Ogun State on the platform of Zumuratul Jamiu Mumin Society of Nigeria has petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari, Senate President, Ahmed Lawan
10 Jan
The National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) has lauded the National Assembly for retaining the provision of 0.25 per cent on commercial companies to be credited
8 Jan
Indications emerged yesterday that the National Assembly might reconsider President Muhammadu Buhari’s position on the mode of selection of candidates vying for various elective seats in the country. The Chairman, Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters, Michael Opeyemi, maintained that the National Assembly would liaise with the executive arm to bequeath to…
7 Jan
National Assembly workers, under the aegis of Parliament Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), yesterday, staged a protest to demand payment of outstanding eight months minimum wage


17 mins ago
Rwanda said Friday it will reopen its land border with Uganda at the end of the month after a three-year closure, a major breakthrough in efforts to repair ties between the neighbours.
1 hour ago
Toyota retained its crown as the world's top-selling automaker on Friday, having overcome a chip shortage and supply chain woes to beat Volkswagen for a second straight year.
1 hour ago
Malian cotton farmers are set to produce a bumper crop this year, but Mahamadou Konate is worried, belying the smile he wears as he paces through his field.
1 hour ago
Escalating tensions over Ukraine are increasing the risk that nuclear weapons could be used, putting the world in dire jeopardy, the head of the Nobel prize-winning group ICAN told AFP.
1 hour ago
According to Albert Schweitzer, "The only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.” The aforementioned is so apt for top multi-media broadcaster, on-air personality, voiceover artist and talent manager, Adedoyin Ayomide Samuel, who is popularly known as AyRubber and would be among those…