National Assembly cannot be intimidated, says Dogara
The National Assembly says it cannot be intimidated into abandoning its duty of providing a platform for Nigerians to agree or disagree on any proposed legislative measure.
Osinbajo, Saraki, Dogara, CJN, governors, others to consider new initiatives on ease of doing business today
The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, will today host the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki...
Obey our judgment on Hembe, Supreme Court tells Dogara
The Supreme Court yesterday directed the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, to obey its judgment that sacked Herman Hembe.The apex court urged Hembe, representing Vandikya/Konshisha Federal Constituency of Benue State, to vacate his seat for Mrs. Dorothy Mato.
Dogara condoles Benue government, victims over flood disaster
The Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has sympathised with the government and people of Benue over the flooding that displaced many people and destroyed property in 12 local government areas.
Presidential Villa agog as President Buhari returns to Abuja
The Presidential Villa Abuja is agog with activities as staff and security personnel are making last minute preparations to receive President Muhammadu Buhari who is expected back to the country today.
History beckons National Assembly
The legislators ought to have treated the letter from the Acting President exhaustively before going on vacation. There are fundamental challenges with the implementation of the 2017 budget the way it is.
Knocks for House of Reps over NGO regulation bill
These are not the best of times for the federal lawmakers. They have been in the news for mostly the wrong reasons in the recent times. It is either their outrageous salaries and allowances or their superiority contest with the executive are on public discourse.
National Assembly, constitutional amendments and dilemma of restructuring
Surprisingly and unlike in the past, the likes of former Vice-President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, General T.Y Danjuma and others from the North, joined in the clamour for restructuring.
Anambra church massacre: abominable, barbaric, inhuman, says Dogara
Dogara made the remark in a statement issued on Sunday in Abuja by his Special Adviser on Media & Public Affairs, Mr Turaki Hassan.
‘Reserve force’ underway as ‘wars’ drain military budgets
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara says legislators are now poised to review the current architecture of policing to make it “structurally strong and effective.”