Post Tagged with: "House of Rep"

Reps probe $1bn arms procurement, demand release of dead soldiers’ names

Reps probe $1bn arms procurement, demand release of dead soldiers’ names

News November 27, 2018 at 7:37 pm 0 comments

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, began investigation into the 1 billion dollar appropriated for procurement of arms and equipment in the fight against Boko Haram in the North East.
The lawmakers also demanded that the Nigerian Army should, after due consultations

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Speaker Yakubu Dogara

Dogara Congratulates Egbemode On Her Re-election As NGE President

News May 1, 2017 at 9:14 am 0 comments

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated Managing Director of the New Telegraph Newspaper, Mrs. Funke Egbemode, on her re-election as President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors.

In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media & Public Affairs, Turaki Hassan, in Abuja,

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How PDP Plan To Sack 37 Defectors After Losing In Court

How PDP Plan To Sack 37 Defectors After Losing In Court

News April 6, 2014 at 9:32 am 0 comments

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has returned to the drawing board in its determination to sack from the House of Representatives, the 37 Reps that who umped the PDP for the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The PDP leadership is understood to be unrelenting in getting the 37 Reps out of

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NNPC Towers

Missing N59.6 Billion: Reps Issue 24-Hour Ultimatum To CBN, NNPC, AGF

News April 1, 2014 at 11:48 pm 3 comments

The House of Representatives Committee on Public accounts Tuesday issued a 24 hour ultimatum to the acting governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Sarah Alade and the Executive Director of Finance, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Accountant General to the Federation (AGF), Mr Jonah Otunla to explain their

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Court Ruling Did Not Sack 37 PDP Decampees – House APC Caucus

Court Ruling Did Not Sack 37 PDP Decampees – House APC Caucus

News April 1, 2014 at 4:53 pm 7 comments

By The Paradigm
The All Progressive Congress caucus in House of Representative has said that yesterday’s court ruling did not sack 37 members of the party who decamped from the People’s Democratic Party PDP early this year.
In a strongly worded statement signed by the Minority Whip Rt Hon Samson

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Femi Gbajabiamila

Court Turned Law On Its Head, APC To Appeal Judgment Sacking Decampee Reps

Politics March 31, 2014 at 10:22 pm 0 comments

By Wasiu Olanrewaju-Smart

APC and Minority Leader of House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has described Monday’s ruling by the Federal High Court, Abuja as a strange judgment that turned law on its head.
In reflecting on the judgment he said the judgment is a product of error of

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