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7 Jun 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday left the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport for the United Kingdom where he is expected to receive medical attention over an ear infection.
6 Jun 2016
Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), would meet today in Abuja with aggrieved members to find a lasting solution to the crisis within the party.
6 Jun 2016
Concerned about the slow recovery of the Nigerian Capital Market, induced by the loss of confidence by investors arising from the huge losses of about four years ago, the National Assembly..
6 Jun 2016
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has asked members of the National Assembly to put more emphasis on execution of constituency projects, saying it is the only way to attract...
5 Jun 2016
The call by the Senate on the Federal Government to establish ambulance service on major highways in the country is understandable given the high rate of automobile accidents on those roads.
3 Jun 2016
Worried about the killing of suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in parts of the South East geopolitical zone, the House of Representatives has waded into the...
31 May 2016
The Judiciary in Nigeria has multifaceted problems. The first is funding. It is not being properly funded. Take for example the budget for this year, the budget for the judiciary is just about N74 billion...
27 May 2016
Regardless of the shaky beginning, the lawmakers irrespective of their party affiliations were able to put their acts and thoughts together and settled down to carry out their real legislative business.
24 May 2016
The National Productivity Centre (NPC) and National Assembly Service Commission are planning collaborating efforts aimed at building the productivity awareness of the staffers of the commission.
22 May 2016
It is impressive that the Senate has taken the bold step to confront a major social with the landmark Bill to tackle sexual harassment of female students by their male lecturers on campuses.
20 May 2016
Bishop of Isiala-Ngwa South (Church of Nigeria), Anglican Communion, Rev. Isaac Nwaobia has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the anti-corruption fight to the National Assembly.
20 May 2016
House of Representatives yesterday moved to control the power of the executive to unilaterally increase, reduce or determine charges on products consumed in the country.


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Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni urged greater support Friday for crisis-torn Tunisia, warning at Brussels summit of the risk of a "migratory wave" towards Europe if the situation deteriorated.
16 mins ago
Israel's attorney general on Friday accused Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of "illegal" public intervention on the government's divisive judicial reform programme, citing his ongoing corruption trial.
26 mins ago
The mild-mannered hero of "Hotel Rwanda" credited with saving hundreds of lives during the 1994 genocide, Paul Rusesabagina evolved into Kigali's highest-profile and sharpest-tongued critic before being convicted of terrorism.
49 mins ago
South Korea squandered a two-goal lead in Jurgen Klinsmann's first game in charge on Friday, having to settle for a 2-2 draw against Colombia.
1 hour ago
Plateau health commissioner, Dr Nimkong Ndam, on Friday expressed worry over the rise in cases of Tuberculosis (TB) in the state.