Rivers State House of Assembly
Crisis rocking Rivers State House of Assembly has persisted as the Speaker, Martin Amaewhule, and factional speaker, Edison Ehie, yesterday, in different sittings passed resolutions.
A fresh crisis has erupted in the Rivers State House of Assembly amid rumours of an impending impeachment procedure against the state governor, Sim Fubara.
Rivers State House of Assembly has constituted a seven-man Ad Hoc Committee to investigate the cause of an oil spill in Aleto community in Eleme local council of the state.
Rivers State House of Assembly has granted request by Rivers State Government that the state liabilities owed to the Federal Government be netted off from the receipt due to the state for a refund.
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African delegates were all smiles yesterday at the ongoing Climate Change Summit (COP28) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.The day opened with a high-level session at which several African leaders called for “increasing climate finance...
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The Nigeria Olympics Committee (NOC) has assured the country’s athletes and officials preparing for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games of safety at the games despite recent concerns in France.
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The pronouncement of the Supreme Court last week extending the validity of both the old and the new Nara notes as legal tender until further notice should provide some relief to anxious Nigerians who are already lamenting the scarcity of naira...
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The scheduled arraignment of the Chairman of Ibeto Energy Development Company, Cletus Ibeto, yesterday, suffered another setback, following move by the office of the Lagos State Attorney-General to take over prosecution of a N4.8 billion fraud case...
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Nine Europe-bound stowaways were yesterday returned to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, aboard an Asky flight via Lome, Togo. The returnees, courtesy of The Gambian Authorities, were received by Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), MMIA Command.
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Abuja Literacy Society has said that if the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) persists in the usage of technology to drive the country’s electoral system, it will get it right in future elections.
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Negotiation skills of the labour movement have progressively been on the decline in the last couple of years, a past president of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Adams Oshiomhole, has said.
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Stakeholders have called for a timely report of Gender-Based Violence (GBV), saying that it will facilitate the prosecution of perpetrators and curb its prevalence in the state.
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About two weeks ago, Mr Olumide Akpata, a former president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), at the International Bar Association (IBA) conference in Paris, France, lamented that only by sheer luck will the Nigerian judiciary