Tambuwal urges NASS to consider electoral reforms
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has called on the leadership and members of the National Assembly (NASS) to consider electoral reforms and constitutional amendment.
All in Governor Obaseki’s favour
Let me state straight away that I never intended or meant to dwell on this subject today. In fact, I never wanted ever to dwell again on the current political “crisis” in Edo State since the publication I issued here on Friday, May 24, 2019...
Court restrains National Assembly from taking over Edo legislature
The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday, halted moves by the National Assembly to take over the affairs of the Edo State House of Assembly. Justice Taiwo Taiwo ordered parties in the suit challenging the alleged plans by the federal legislature ....
Crisis looms in Senate over ‘juicy’ committees
Senate President Ahmad Lawan might not have entirely escaped the aftershocks of the red chamber’s appointment of chairmen of committees.
‘National Assembly can enact law for establishment of Nomadic Livestock Development Commission’
The federal government recently suspended the planned establishment of RUGA settlements, following public outcry against the policy. In the concept, the government believes that with RUGA, incessant clashes between the herders and local communities, especially in the southern part of the country, would be checked.
Lawyers urge National Assembly to respect court order on Bauchi legislature
Lawyers under the aegis of Bauchi Assembly of Youths Political Actors (BAYOPA) have called on the leadership of the National Assembly to obey the interim injunction of a state high court on the state House of Assembly.
Over N500b stuck in unresolved federal audit reports
About N500 billion has not been properly accounted for in the previous years’ report of the Auditor-General of the Federation, submitted to the National Assembly (NASS), due to a lack of enabling laws to compel and sanction Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) that ignore audit queries.
National Assembly cannot usurp function of judiciary – Okiye
The relationship was cordial even as candidates before we won the elections. Going into the election, we did the campaigns together and we congratulated...
Buhari procrastinates, Lawan And Gbaja proliferate
It is not too early to remind our President, President of the Senate and Speaker House of Representatives that if they continue with the tone they have set for their governance system...
Why reps kingmaker, Jibrin, ran into troubled waters
The recent decision by the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bebeji Local Council chapter, Kano State, to suspend House of Representatives member, Dr. Abdulmumin Jibrin from the party might have offered a glimpse to why he must have been kept in the cooler by Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila.