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National Assembly Leaders May Name Committees Today

National Assembly Leaders May Name Committees Today

Politics June 13, 2019 at 8:21 am 0 comments

The Senate President , Ahmed Lawan and Speaker of the House of Representatives may name three committees each on Thursday .
They are also expected to announce the adjournment of both chambers sine die on June 20 .
Investigations by our correspondent

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I’ll be fair to all – Senate President Lawan

I’ll be fair to all – Senate President Lawan

Politics June 11, 2019 at 6:24 pm 0 comments

The newly elected President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, says he will be fair to his colleagues irrespective of political, ethnic or religious affiliation.
He said this while delivering his remarks at the end of the inauguration of the 9th Senate, which saw to his emergence.
Lawan said the senate

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National Assembly postpones resumption to Oct 9

News September 23, 2018 at 10:42 pm 0 comments

The National Assembly has postponed its resumption from the ongoing two- month annual recess to October 9 , 2018 .
The federal legislature , which went on recess in July , was scheduled to resume on Tuesday .
A top source told our correspondent that the decision followed a meeting

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2019: National Assembly Committee cuts INEC’s budget by N200m

2019: National Assembly Committee cuts INEC’s budget by N200m

News August 31, 2018 at 8:21 am 0 comments

The National Assembly Joint Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reduced the earlier approved budget for the commission by over N200 million.
The committee had on Monday adopted a budget of N143 billion (N143,512,529,455) for the elections – as against the initial demand of N189 billion by

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Killings: National Assembly set to approve special funding for security agencies

News May 24, 2018 at 8:30 am 0 comments

According to The PUNCH, the Senate on Wednesday grilled heads of security agencies over the spate of killings and insecurity across the country. The meeting , which lasted four hours , was held behind closed doors .
The lawmakers asked the security agencies to forward their requests for special funding

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Senate president, Bukola Saraki in the accused box at the Code of Conduct Tribunal

How National Assembly Leaders Spent Remaining N3.4billion Of N10billion Adeosun Largesse

News April 27, 2018 at 1:42 pm 0 comments

The controversial N10 billion the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, illegally released to Nigeria’s National Assembly was recklessly spent on exotic cars and sundry other contracts, many of them ludicrous and seemingly dubious

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