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Deconstructing Lawmakers’ Decision to Re-visit the NGO Bill

Deconstructing Lawmakers’ Decision to Re-visit the NGO Bill

🕔17:57, 9.Oct 2019

Government at all levels need to find a solution and fast to youth’s unemployment in the country as the teaming unemployed youths will continue to pose insecurity to the few that are employed in the country.

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Lawmakers Approve New Democracy Day

Lawmakers Approve New Democracy Day

🕔06:27, 7.Dec 2018

The House of Representatives on Thursday approved June 12 as Democracy Day in Nigeria. The approval followed the adoption of a report on a bill seeking to amend the Public Holidays Act 2004. Considering the report at the plenary on

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Rochas Okorocha Turned Imo State Into A Laughing Stock—Ihedioha

Rochas Okorocha Turned Imo State Into A Laughing Stock—Ihedioha

🕔11:05, 5.Dec 2018

The Imo state governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Hon. Emeka Ihedioha has decried how the governor of the state, Rochas Okorocha through his actions, made the state a laughing stock.

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Two Lawmakers Dump APC

Two Lawmakers Dump APC

🕔19:31, 21.Nov 2018

Two members of the House of Representatives, Kolawole Babatunde (Ondo) and Mukaila Kazeem (Ogun) have dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC).

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Reps Blow Hot Over $300m Debt Of 12 Shipping Companies

Reps Blow Hot Over $300m Debt Of 12 Shipping Companies

🕔08:49, 19.Nov 2018

The House of Representatives is bent on seeing the end of the allegations that 12 shipping companies owe the Federal Government $300million freight charges that they ought to have paid to the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). The lawmakers have therefore initiated a probe panel to look into the matter.

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Committee Indicts Osinbajo Over N5.8 Billion

Committee Indicts Osinbajo Over N5.8 Billion

🕔06:05, 9.Nov 2018

The Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness at the Nigerian House of Representatives has indicted Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for illegally approving N5.8 billion for the North East Intervention Fund.

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No PDP Primary Election For Awgu, Aninri And Oji River

No PDP Primary Election For Awgu, Aninri And Oji River

🕔05:00, 4.Oct 2018

October 3, 2018 was the PDP primary election date for the House of Representatives in all constituencies of Nigeria. But report reaching us indicate that in /Awgu/Aninri/Oji-River Federal Constituency, no primary election was held.

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PDP Welcomes Dogara Back To Its Fold

PDP Welcomes Dogara Back To Its Fold

🕔20:56, 16.Sep 2018

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has welcomed the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara back to its fold.Recall that Dogara had last week, through his aides, collected the PDP nomination and expression of interest forms.Though he had yet to officially announce his defection from the All Progressives Congress(APC).

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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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