Reps reject cattle colonies, adopt ranching
The House of Representatives has rejected the proposed cattle colonies for herdsmen nationwide, instead it opted for ranching.
Dogara woos Swedish investors in power, ICT sectors
A statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Turaki Hassan, in Abuja on Thursday said Dogara made the call when he received the Swedish Ambassador to Nigeria, Inger Ulvedt, in his office.
Sack police chief Idris now, Reps tell President Buhari
The House of Representatives yesterday unanimously called for the immediate sacking of the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris. The resolution followed the adoption of a motion by Abubakar Nuhu Danburam (APC, Kano) at a plenary presided over by Speaker Yakubu Dogara.
Dogara urges media proprietors to cater for journalists’ needs
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara yesterday reiterated the call on proprietors of media organizations in the country to pay journalists their salaries and emolument as at when due.
Dogara mourns The Guardian reporter Otei Oham
Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has expressed shock over the untimely death of Mr Otei Oham, a correspondent of The Guardian, covering the House. In a statement on Saturday by Mr Turaki Hassan, his Special Adviser, Media and Public Affairs, Dogara described the late Oham as a professional, who would be deeply…
Dogara, Pate, task media owners on payment of salary
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and the Dean, Faculty of Communications, Bayero University, Kano (BUK), Professor Umar Pate, have tasked media owners in the country to pay their employees as at when due.
Buhari, others honour fallen heroes on Remembrance Day
The grand finale of the 2018 Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration held in Abuja yesterday, ended with wreath laying in honour of the fallen heroes at the military arcade.
Reps move against NNPC over fuel subsidy payment
Knocks await the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Tuesday, next week, when the House of Representatives reconvenes.