Benue former speaker, others lose bid to vacate restraining order
The impeached Speaker of the Benue State House of Assembly, Terkimbi Ikyange and two other principal officers have lost their bid to vacate a court order restraining...
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Our silly season is here, the season that we show to the world how truly silly we are in conducting our affairs. In years of yore Nigerians were used to saying to people on New Year’s Day, “Happy New Year.”
Benue lawmakers suspend impeached Speaker
Benue State Assembly has suspended the recently impeached Speaker He was suspended for allegedly underestimating the house rules. The impeached Speaker was alleged to have mobilized men of Nigeria Police Force to deny lawmakers access to the Assembly complex. The lawmakers eventually held the Friday plenary at the old banquet hall of the Benue State…
Benue Assembly impeaches speaker, principal officers
Members of the Benue State House of Assembly have impeached their speaker, Terkimbi Ikyange, and other principal officers. Consequently, they elected Mr. Titus Ugba of Kyan constituency as Ikyange’s replacement.
Lawmakers commend Buhari on financial autonomy
The decision by President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the law on financial autonomy for state Houses of Assemblies has received commendation from the Speaker, Benue State House of Assembly, Mr. Terkimbi Ikyange, and leadership of the Taraba State House of Assembly, led by the Speaker, Abel Peter Diah.
Benue Assembly appeals to workers on strike
Speaker, Benue State House of Assembly, Mr. Terkimbi Ikyange, has assured the organised labour that the Assembly will meet with the Governor to ensure payment of salary arrears.
Benue assembly okays N176.6b budget for 2017
Benue State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed a budget of N176.6 billion for the 2017 fiscal year.The passage was sequel to the consideration of the report of its standing committee on Appropriation in the Committee of Supply, chaired by the Speaker, Mr. Terkimbi Ikyange.