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26 May 2017
The country is under-policed and the service needs more personnel. The recruitment of more policemen, therefore, as the IGP rightly noted, should be a priority.
24 May 2017
The Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has sought approval of the National Assembly to include the Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) and Fund for Agricultural Finance in Nigeria...
24 May 2017
The ongoing moves by the National Assembly to amend the Act establishing the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) may fail if critical stakeholders like licensed customs agents and freight forwarders were not allowed to make their inputs to it.
23 May 2017
President Goodluck Jonathan had appointed the Finance Minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala aka Ngozi Wahala, as the Coordinating Minister for the Economy.
23 May 2017
The Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has urged the National Assembly to unbundle the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ahead of the 2019 general elections to make it more efficient.
23 May 2017
Nigeria recently underwent what I like to call a constitutional crisis of clarity. The President left the country on yet another medical holiday and sent the required letter to the National Assembly.
23 May 2017
They stated that it appears to target only a few rather than every corrupt persons and institutions in Nigeria and called for expedited action on other pending anti-graft bills.
20 May 2017
Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh, has kicked against the Grazing Reserve Bill currently before the National Assembly, describing it as a forcefully dispossession of land from Nigerians.
19 May 2017
Abiodun Olasupo (APC- Iseyin/Iwajowa/Kajola/Itesiwaju Federal Constituency) says the bill on whistleblowing is at an advanced stage of being passed by the National Assembly.
17 May 2017
Founder, Oodua Progressives Congress (OPC), Dr. Fredrick Fasehun posited that the excesses of the lawmakers, who were supposed to be good ambassadors of the nation is outrageous in terms of public spending.
16 May 2017
The 2017 budget passed by the National Assembly has dwarfed the 2016 budget that was thought to be a super budget. That budget of N6.08 trillion has been outstripped by the 2017 appropriation of N7.441 trillion...
15 May 2017
The N7.4 trillion budget bill of 2017 pass by the two chambers of the National Assembly last Thursday may reach the Presidency this week, it was learnt on Sunday evening.


39 mins ago
A high-level meeting of the 36 state governors with President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, primed to draw out some far-reaching and drastic measures to tackle the economic hardship that has afflicted Nigerians under this administration, turned out to be an anti-climax.
46 mins ago
Chairman, Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Walid Jibrin, yesterday, called on members of the party to remain calm and refrain from creating bad blood and confusion over the crisis rocking PDP.
49 mins ago
When Oluwatobiloba Ayomide Amusan draped the country’s flag and mounted the podium for the national anthem after she broke the world record in women’s 100 metres hurdles on her way to winning the gold medal at the recently held World Athletics Championships in Oregon...
54 mins ago
Amidst energy crises currently ravaging almost the entire fabric of the economy, there appears to be some form of relief for telecoms operators expanding to rural areas.
54 mins ago
With the adoption of the Fifth-Generation (5G) network set to outpace all previous generations of mobile technology, it is expected to have $7 trillion worth of economic value by 2030.