Saturday, 23rd September 2023

National Assembly

5 Oct 2016
This information was contained in the 2017 to 2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) sent to the National Assembly for approval yesterday.
2 Oct 2016
The drifting economy and drive to get it back on track is the subject matter of legislative packages to be unveiled in the National Assembly next week.
29 Sep 2016
It has occurred to me that other assets could also be sold. How about selling the National Assembly itself or selling the Central Bank? There would be quite a sizeable amount to be derived from these assets.
29 Sep 2016
That Nigerians have been facing difficult economic challenges and headwinds beyond the ordinary calls for pity, lamentation and above all, concerted efforts by those who manage the economy at reversing the trend.
29 Sep 2016
In fact, JAMB says it is yet to be communicated to by either the National Assembly or any other organ of government, regarding the issue, which many parents and guardians are passionate about.
27 Sep 2016
Those who make laws for the Federal Republic of Nigeria are back to work after a long recess. They are all singing from the same hymn book, the hymn book of recession.
27 Sep 2016
My take on the raging controversy over whether or not to sell Nigeria’s national assets is that there seems to be a sinister motive behind the sale. Those angling to sell or buy Nigeria’s cherished national assets don’t seem to believe in Nigeria.
26 Sep 2016
A coalition of partners and stakeholders under Paradigm Initiative Nigeria, has urged members of the National Assembly to work on the speedy passage of the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill, and hold a public hearing to the effect.
23 Sep 2016
The upper chamber gave approval to Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West) to put together a substantive motion and present it to the Senate for a more comprehensive debate on Tuesday as a step to...
20 Sep 2016
As the National Assembly resumed from its break, the Senate President Bukola Saraki has said past administrations' failure to plan in times of boom was the cause of economic hardship Nigeria currently faces.
20 Sep 2016
Senate President, Bukola Saraki, will also lead a marathon debate today on the best options open to the country on its economy.
20 Sep 2016
Apart from that, Nigerians are also hopeful that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), would be up and doing in getting rid of internal wrangling that has pitted its majority-led legislative arm against itself.


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Edo State Government, as part of activities to mark the 2023 World Tourism Day (WTD), is to rally stakeholders in the State’s tourism sector to get their input in the recently drafted Edo State Heritage Promotion and Protection Policy...
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Famous Nigerian entrepreneur residing in the United Kingdom, Jennifer Oresiri Orode, has achieved a remarkable milestone by being accepted into the prestigious Forbes Business Council.
1 day ago
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken called on India Friday to cooperate with Canada and ensure "accountability" over the killing of a Sikh separatist, after Ottawa accused New Delhi of involvement.
1 day ago
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, on Friday, assured the people of Kogi State, and Nigerians in general, that the governorship election billed for November 11, 2023, would be the most peaceful ever held in the state.
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Barcelona coach Xavi has extended his contract with the Spanish champions by one season until June 2025 with the option of an additional year, the club confirmed on Friday.