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7 Nov 2017
Less than 24 hours to President Muhammadu Buhari’s planned presentation of the 2018 budget estimates to the joint session of the National Assembly, lawmakers have intensified their opposition to the exercise.
7 Nov 2017
The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has urged the National Assembly to drop the idea of querying the legality of the bailout funds to the state governments but rather join hands with the federal government, the trade union movement....
2 Nov 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, Nov. 7, lay the 2018 Appropriation Bill before a joint session of the National Assembly. Mr Yakubu Dogara, the Speaker, House of Representatives, read the president’s letter at plenary on Thursday. The president in the letter requested to present the budget at 2 o’clock on Tuesday, which the House…
31 Oct 2017
Olusegun Oshinowo, stated this at a press conference, restating that the House of Representatives, through its various committees and ad-hoc committees has constantly delved into aspects of the private sector operation that catch their fancy.
30 Oct 2017
Some stakeholders in the aviation sector, including members of the National Assembly, are worried that investors from some Middle East countries are expressing interest in the planned concession of Nigerian airports.
28 Oct 2017
The 12-man team, drawn from the Senate House Committee on Aviation and House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, toured of the international and local terminals of the Lagos Airport, with assessments of the key facilities.
27 Oct 2017
National Assembly’s joint committee on aviation yesterday disclosed plans to investigate the concessioning of the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal two (MMA2).
25 Oct 2017
Maina was sacked in 2013 for his involvement in a N2 billion naira pension biometric scam. He was to later turn down summons from authorities before fleeing the country for years.
24 Oct 2017
The National Assembly yesterday invited the Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika and workers’ unions in the industry over plan by the Federal Government to concession the nation’s airports.
22 Oct 2017
Saraki is, however, expected to meet with the committee members after a principal officers’ meeting on Monday to dispel insinuations of vested interests from the Senate leadership, and to encourage the committee to work as a team.
12 Oct 2017
A statement by the PDP spokesman, Dayo Adeyeye, in Abuja, said it was shocking that the government of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was planning to plunge the country into more debts.
10 Oct 2017
Legal experts in the oil and gas industry are set to gather in Lagos to fashion a roadmap for effective implementation of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB). The Senate had passed the bill earlier this year.  


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An Italian court has ordered the state to restore a German charity vessel seized in 2017 over migrant rescues in the Mediterranean, a lawyer told AFP Friday.
19 mins ago
Borno state Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum, has stated that the endemic spate of corruption in the country is a major impediment to national integration.
23 mins ago
A private university based in the Federal Capital Territory, Philomath University, has named a road project within the university campus to immortalise the late mother of the FCT Minister of State, Hajiya Zainab Sidi Ali, for her contribution to the development of learning and humanity.
28 mins ago
Global economic leaders on Friday hailed China's move away from its hardline zero-Covid policy, with the IMF chief saying the "decisive actions" would help revive growth both in the country and globally.
30 mins ago
The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has extended the deadline for the registration of Digital Money Lenders (DMLs).