Wednesday, 27th September 2023

National Assembly

Nigeria Senate
3 May
A Pro-Bola Tinubu presidency group, Renewed Hope Advocates (RHA), has advised contenders for leadership positions in the 10th National Assembly to shun religion and ethnicity-based campaigns.
1 May
The new health practitioners’ bill that aims to tackle brain drain by keeping Nigeria-trained doctors in the country for five years pre-licensing, is ridiculously shortsighted, wrongheaded, and should be trashed immediately.
1 May
Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP), yesterday, cautioned the All Progressives Congress (APC) against foisting principal officers on the National Assembly, saying it will endanger civil rule.
28 Apr
Governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the North Central, National Assembly caucus, as well as other party leaders from the region, have been urged to adopt Yusuf Gagdi
28 Apr
Ajaokuta Steel Township Youth Vanguard for Development has called on Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, the National Assembly and the incoming President to halt the rush by the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development to concession Ajaokuta Steel ...
27 Apr
Exactly a year, after the Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) proposed and submitted a new revenue-sharing formula to President Muhammadu Buhari, governors of the 36 states of the federation, have become unhappy and impatient with the delay in getting the proposal signed into law. Accordingly, the state chief executives rose from a meeting…
19 Apr
Ahead of the inauguration of the 10th Assembly in June, House of Representatives member, Mr Dachung Musa Bagos has enjoined the citizenry to scrutinize aspirants jostling to occupy the seats of the Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives. Speaking during the dialogue organised by Orderpaper advocacy initiative aimed at setting agenda for…
14 Apr
With barely 60 days to the expiration of the present ninth National Assembly, the jostle for who takes over leadership of the 10th legislature is getting intense.
5 Apr
Ahead of the inauguration of the 10th National Assembly, crisis may be brewing among members-elect of the House of Representatives over alleged plan by the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, to impose a successor. 
27 Mar
Last week, it was widely reported that the President assented to sixteen new Bills sent to him by the National Assembly, most of which relate to the amendment of the Constitution.
23 Mar
Former leader of the Seventh Senate, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, has declared that the incoming Senate will not be business as usual. Chatting with newsmen in Calabar, yesterday, on his expectations from the incoming National Assembly...
23 Mar
The National Assembly and House of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Lagos has received over 25 petitions from aggrieved parties in the state.


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Donald Trump and his sons Eric and Don Jr committed fraud by inflating the value of the real estate and financial assets of the Trump Organisation for years, a New York judge ruled on Tuesday.
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German investigators carried out raids across the country on Wednesday as Berlin banned a far-right group it described as a "cult-like, deeply racist and anti-Semitic association" that sought to indoctrinate children with Nazi ideology.
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The Nigerian Navy has successfully finalized the hydrographic and Comprehensive Bathymetric/Investigative Survey Report for the proposed dredging project in Oguta Lake and River Orashi, located within the Oguta Local Government Area (LGA) of Imo State.
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An Indian great-grandmother, aged 92, has learned to read and write after going to school for the first time and inspiring others to join her, media and officials said Wednesday.
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The speaker of Canada's parliament resigned on Tuesday, days after publicly celebrating a Ukrainian veteran who fought for the Nazis during World War II.