Saturday, 23rd September 2023

National Assembly

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.
21 Mar
Constitution amendment bills on power to summon presidents and governors suffered another major setback as President Muhammadu Buhari has withheld his assent. Buhari's withholding of presidential assent to the Constitution alteration bill and 18 others became a source of concern to the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan on the floor of the Senate, Tuesday.…
21 Mar
Last Friday a very important event took place which many people may not have noticed because of their feverish preparation for the election of State Governors and State Houses of Assembly members which was to take place the next day.


35 mins ago
In every part of the world, tourism has continued to recover from the worst crisis in its history as arrival numbers reached 84 per cent of pre-pandemic levels between January and July 2023.
39 mins ago
The governorship election petition tribunal sitting at the High Court complex, Jos, yesterday dismissed the petition filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Prof. Nentawe Yilwatda and the party.
49 mins ago
A not-for-profit organisation, Women in Management Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ) is set to make history with the hosting of its maiden London Conference. This groundbreaking event, the first of its kind in the heart of the United Kingdom...
1 hour ago
There are strong indications that the death of fast rising rapper, singer and songwriter Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, professionally known as MohBad, in controversial circumstances may mark a turning point in the Nigerian music industry with respect to artiste-record label relationships.
1 hour ago
Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani is a versatile senior corporate executive with more than 17 years of track record of professional work covering infrastructure, energy and financial services sectors in Africa.