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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.
14 May 2017
Born on May 12, 1962 in Mpu, Aninri Local Government Council of Enugu State, Senator Ike Ekweremadu holds PhD in Law from the University of Abuja, in addition to leadership certificates from Harvard and Oxford universities.
12 May 2017
Ossai made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja, insisting that the legislators need more funds to discharge their duties.
12 May 2017
The National Assembly yesterday passed the 2017 Appropriation Bill of N7.441 trillion.The passage of the bill came after the appropriation committees of the Senate and the House of Representatives had separately presented their harmonised reports on the budget for consideration.
11 May 2017
If Mr. Buhari indeed appended his signature to such a hoax, it might throw up a couple of theories. One of them is that indeed, the President is caged by the infamous amorphous cabal.
8 May 2017
As at last week, there was an attempt by the chairman of the House Committee on Public Accounts, Mr. Kingsley Chinda, to present the issue under matters of urgent importance on the floor of the House of Representatives.


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