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9 Oct 2017
The League of Progressive Ambassadors of Nigeria (LEPAN) has condemned the move by the National Assembly to regulate the activities and operations of non-governmental organisations (NGO) in the country.
6 Oct 2017
The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum has enjoined the Presidency and the National Assembly to initiate moves towards enthroning a federal system where equity, justice, peace, welfare and fundamental human rights are guaranteed.
4 Oct 2017
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said that the National Assembly is pushing for inclusion of environment and its related issues in the country’s concurrent legislative list.
4 Oct 2017
While I do not agree with you that the APC has lost its goodwill among the people, I think I have answered this pretty much, and the recent economic reports have answered you as well.
28 Sep 2017
EIGHT - REVENUE ALLOCATION FORMULA… There have been eight ad hoc revenue allocation commissions since 1946 - viz: Philipson Commission (1946), Chick’s Commission (1953), Raisman Commission (1958), Binns Commission (1964), Dina commission (1966), Aboyade Committee (1977), and Okigbo Commission (1980) - when the fiscal battle began in earnest. The nationalists politicians, right up to 15…
26 Sep 2017
The National Assembly says it cannot be intimidated into abandoning its duty of providing a platform for Nigerians to agree or disagree on any proposed legislative measure.
25 Sep 2017
A case in point is the ongoing investigation of 63 companies by the Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport over an alleged N30 trillion revenue leakage in the import and export value chain.
22 Sep 2017
The participants recalled that President Muhammadu Buhari, in his swearing-in speech, promised to ensure that the third tier of government was independent.
17 Sep 2017
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), wrote Saraki urging him to urgently explain to Nigerians, “if it is true that a Senator gets N29 million in monthly pay, and over N3 billion a year.’’
17 Sep 2017
Ita Enang gave the assurance when he appeared at the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja, and said that the Federal Government was committed to the deadline.
13 Sep 2017
Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, affirmed that it was only a potent parliament that can strengthen and protect our democracy to champion the needs of the masses.
12 Sep 2017
Nigeria operates a federal system of government. In it, power is shared among the three tiers of government, namely, federal, states and the local government areas.


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Barely 24hrs after the Department of State Services (DSS) issued a 48hrs ultimatum to all stakeholders in the oil industry to resolve the ongoing fuel scarcity across the country, many filling stations in Abuja are set to begin 24hrs operations.
1 hour ago
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The Strategic Communication Committee (SCC) of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) has applauded the Federal Government for appointing PAP's Interim Administrator, Maj.-Gen. Barry Ndiomu, to head an 11-man special investigative panel on oil theft. Speaking in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Chairman of SCC and ex-agitator, Nature Kieghe Dumale, said the new assignment was an eloquent…
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