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I Will Continue To Attract Projects That Will Impact My People Positively—Sam Onuigbo

I Will Continue To Attract Projects That Will Impact My People Positively—Sam Onuigbo

🕔10:33, 24.Jun 2018

The member representing Ikwuano/Umuahia federal constituency Chief Sam Onuigbo has assured that he will continue to attract more federal projects and programmes that have direct impacts on the wellbeing of his constituents.

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NASS Adjourns Plenary Till July 3

NASS Adjourns Plenary Till July 3

🕔07:25, 8.Jun 2018

The National Assembly, comprising the Senate and House of Representatives, on Thursday adjourned plenary sessions till July 3, 2018. The break, according to the spokesmen of both chambers, was to enable the legislators to take part in the forthcoming Sallah celebration.

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Lawmakers Gathering Signatures To Impeach Buhari

Lawmakers Gathering Signatures To Impeach Buhari

🕔09:22, 6.Jun 2018

A member of the House of Representatives, Muhammed Gudaji Kazaure, has raised an alarm over a plot to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari by the National Assembly.

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Mass Defection Looms In APC As Saraki, Tambuwal, Others, Weigh Options

Mass Defection Looms In APC As Saraki, Tambuwal, Others, Weigh Options

🕔07:44, 27.May 2018

It has emerged that a meeting of aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was held on Wednesday where the participants weighed several options, with majority backing the idea of a mass defection from the ruling party.

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Reps Refuse To Veto Buhari

Reps Refuse To Veto Buhari

🕔21:49, 24.May 2018

The House of Representatives has dashed any hope of reviving the Peace Corps bill. The bill seeks to turn the Peace Corps, currently a non-governmental organisation, into a government para-military agency. The bill, which had been passed by the National

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Reps Confirm Signing Of 2018 Budget This Week

Reps Confirm Signing Of 2018 Budget This Week

🕔07:40, 21.May 2018

The House of Representatives has confirmed that a clean copy of the 2018 budget will be received by President Muhammadu Buhari within one week from the date of passage. The National Assembly passed the N9.12tn budget on Wednesday last week

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House Of Reps Rejects Paternity Leave

House Of Reps Rejects Paternity Leave

🕔06:56, 4.May 2018

A bill for an Act to make provisions for optional paternity leave to all married male employees in private and public service, on Thursday failed to scale through second reading in the House of Representatives. The bill, sponsored by Edward

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BREAKING: Reps Summon Buhari, Suspend Plenary

BREAKING: Reps Summon Buhari, Suspend Plenary

🕔14:12, 25.Apr 2018

The House of Representatives has summoned President Muhammadu Buhari over the spate of killings in Benue State and other parts of the country. The decision was agreed upon by the majority of members after a Kano Lawmaker, Baballe Bashir (APC,

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Fear Grips Reps Over Recurring Death Of Colleagues

Fear Grips Reps Over Recurring Death Of Colleagues

🕔08:35, 12.Apr 2018

It was eerie in the House of Representatives on Wednesday when members confronted the reality of yet another death amongst their number. In less than three years into the life of the eight Assembly, death has bared its gruesome face

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