National Assembly investigates 26 girls’ death in Spanish warship
The National Assembly has resolved to investigate the death of 26 young Nigerian girls found in a Spanish warship on the Mediterranean en route Italy.The decision was taken yesterday in the Senate following a motion titled “Death of 26 young Nigerian girls en route Italy.....
Threat to 2018 budget thickens in National Assembly
Less than 24 hours to President Muhammadu Buhari’s planned presentation of the 2018 budget estimates to the joint session of the National Assembly, lawmakers have intensified their opposition to the exercise.
Civil servants urge National Assembly to ensure early release of salary arrears, pensions of workers
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has urged the National Assembly to drop the idea of querying the legality of the bailout funds to the state governments but rather join hands with the federal government, the trade union movement....
Buhari to present 2018 budget to National Assembly November 7
President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, Nov. 7, lay the 2018 Appropriation Bill before a joint session of the National Assembly. Mr Yakubu Dogara, the Speaker, House of Representatives, read the president’s letter at plenary on Thursday. The president in the letter requested to present the budget at 2 o’clock on Tuesday, which the House…
NECA cautions National Assembly against attack on enterprises’ rights
Olusegun Oshinowo, stated this at a press conference, restating that the House of Representatives, through its various committees and ad-hoc committees has constantly delved into aspects of the private sector operation that catch their fancy.
National Assembly committee to resolve Bi-Courtney, FAAN faceoff on MMA2 concession
The 12-man team, drawn from the Senate House Committee on Aviation and House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, toured of the international and local terminals of the Lagos Airport, with assessments of the key facilities.
National Assembly to probe MMA2 concession, technical advisers
National Assembly’s joint committee on aviation yesterday disclosed plans to investigate the concessioning of the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal two (MMA2).
National Assembly summons minister, unions over airports’ concessioning
The National Assembly yesterday invited the Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika and workers’ unions in the industry over plan by the Federal Government to concession the nation’s airports.
NNPC $25b Contract: Ethnic, religious sentiments threaten Senate probe
Saraki is, however, expected to meet with the committee members after a principal officers’ meeting on Monday to dispel insinuations of vested interests from the Senate leadership, and to encourage the committee to work as a team.