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National Assembly

2 Apr 2017
Lawyers have warned that unless the committee set up by the Presidency to mediate between the executive and the legislature found answers to the lingering impasse, the conflict will undermine the nation’s democracy.
2 Apr 2017
The Senate, constitutionally, will have a final say on the issue of Magu, and if by chance there are still some political deals to be reached on the matter, so much has already taken place to demystify Magu.
28 Mar 2017
The 2017 Appropriation Bill may be passed before May 2017.Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriation, Senator Danjuma Goje, who disclosed this yesterday warned heads of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to desist from the practice of “mopping up” of funds at the end of March, 2017.
27 Mar 2017
The National Assembly has directed the National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILS) to review 300 laws it had identified in the education sector and other development areas for review and subsequent amendment.
24 Mar 2017
You may or may not know that our presidents are positively allergic to dialogue with the people. In 2013, the National Assembly decided to remedy this by institutionalising an annual state of the nation address by the president.
24 Mar 2017
A former president of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Augustine Alegeh (SAN) has called for an urgent amendment of the 1999 constitution by the National Assembly to grant financial autonomy to the judiciary.
24 Mar 2017
According to the Project Leader, Werner Frohwitter, citizens take their energy needs into their own hands by contributing money to build bio gas plants, which use slurry and manure from their pigs and cows and wind farms.
21 Mar 2017
Senate President Bukola Saraki has charged the National Assembly workers to come up with solutions for improving services in the National Assembly as it relates to discipline, transparency and accountability.
19 Mar 2017
Senate’s second time rejection of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, may endanger improved relations between the Presidency and the National Assembly.
19 Mar 2017
And this is not talking about ganja or marijuana. It is about the processes going on in Romania to pass a bill making corruption legal. It is about the rumours that the Nigerian National Assembly and Senate are contemplating making corruption legal.
18 Mar 2017
“In the light of the foregoing, Magu has failed the integrity test and will eventually constitute a liability to the anti-corruption stand of the current government,” the SSS report, read by Melaye, stated.
14 Mar 2017
The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, announced the deadline to the committees at plenary and urged them to abide by the ultimatum to enable the appropriation committee to put finishing touches to the reports.


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