Tag: National Assembly

Rivers Governor, Wike gifts National Assembly members with 15 SUVs, demands unity

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has charged lawmakers representing Rivers State at the National Assembly to defend the interest of the State fearlessly. Wike also advised the lawmakers to resist…

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Senate probes fresh multi-billion naira fraud in NDDC

The Senate said it had received fresh fraud allegations against the management of the Niger Delta Development Commission. The red chamber said the new financial infractions were not captured in…

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In a Firm and Stern Warning to Govt officials, President Buhari says he would not accept disrespect to National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned ministers and heads of government agencies not to disrespect or undermine the National Assembly. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media…

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Buhari Signs N10.8tn Revised Budget, Assures MDAs on Capital Votes

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja signed into law the revised 2020 budget of N10.8 trillion with an assurance that the government’s ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) will receive 50…

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NDDC Expended N81bn In Six Months

It was a can of worms that was let open on Thursday, during the investigative public hearing by the Senate Ad-hoc committee on investigation of the alleged financial recklessness in…

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Buhari To Sign Revised N10.8trn 2020 Budget On Friday

President Buhari will on Friday sign into law the revised 2020 budget of N10.8 trillion passed by the National Assembly last month. The Presidency disclosed this in a tweet on…

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Buhari: VIPs’, aides barred from airport terminals

The President,  Muhammadu Buhari, has given an approval to the Federal Ministry of Aviation to stop all aides of public office holders and other very important personalities from gaining entry…

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Nigeria’s National Assembly Indicted Of Gross Violations in various Accounting records, Auditor-General queries over alleged N2bn mismanagement

The 2015 audit report prepared by the office of the Auditor-General for the Federation which is currently being considered by the Senate Public Accounts Committee has indicted the National Assembly…

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FG, National Assembly flex muscles, federal lawmakers dare Buhari over workers recruitment

The National Assembly, on Wednesday, said it had suspended the Federal Government’s planned recruitment of 774, 000 Nigerians under the  Special Public Works programme. The spokesperson for the Senate, Dr…

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Are Gaming, Pool Betting, Lottery Constitutionally Within Residual List?

Not a few constitutional rows that have long existed between the Federal Government and the states, particularly Lagos, before the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) won the presidential election in…

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