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Ex-Imo Speaker Reacts Angrily As Constit...

Ex-Imo Speaker Reacts Angrily As Constituents Tell Him Not To Re-contest Ov...

A trending video has shown a lawmaker and former Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Chiji Collins, spilling kolanuts in anger during a meeting with constituents. In the video, the lawmaker was seen pushing down a table angrily after a member of his constituency slammed his performance in... read more »

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AMCON Lists 7,912 Names Owing N4.4tn As ...

AMCON Lists 7,912 Names Owing N4.4tn As Deadline Expires Today

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria is set to publish the names of 7,912 debtors owing it a total of N4.4tn, it has been learnt. The move follows the expiration of the 30-day ultimatum given by the National Assembly to debtors to regularise their debt status with the bad debt manager. The... read more »

Buhari Signs Budget
Budget: National Assembly Faults Buhari,...

Budget: National Assembly Faults Buhari, Insists On 6,576 Extra Projects

Members of the National Assembly have insisted on the amendments made to the 2022 Appropriation Bill, including the reduction of allocation to 10,733 projects and insertion of 6,576 new ones. The lawmakers stated that by the power of appropriation conferred on the National Assembly by the... read more »

Buhari Signs 2021 Budget
BREAKING: Buhari Signs N17.126trn 2022 B...

BREAKING: Buhari Signs N17.126trn 2022 Budget Into Law, Laments ‘Worrisome ...

President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday in Abuja signed into law the 2022 Appropriation Bill and the 2021 Finance Bill. The President signed the documents in the Presidential Villa in the presence of Senate President Ahmed Lawan, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, and other... read more »

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Auditor General Queries Ministry’s N3.8b...

Auditor General Queries Ministry’s N3.8bn Spending From Suspended RUGA Fund...

The Office of the Auditor-General of the Federation has queried the Federal Ministry of Agriculture for spending a total sum of N3.809bn on the suspended Rural Grazing Area scheme without a presidential approval or National Assembly appropriation. The query is part of the eight audit queries issued... read more »

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Amendment: NASS Dismisses Report On Collection Of Signatures To Veto Buhari

The National Assembly has dismissed media reports that members of the two chambers of the assembly had commenced collection of signatures to counter President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal... read more »

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Electoral Act Amendment Bill: Senate Backs Down On Overriding Buhari, Refers Bill To Const...

The Senate on Wednesday failed to override the veto of President Muhammadu Buhari, on the Electoral Act Amendment bill. The President of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan,  after an executive... read more »

House of Representatives

House Of Representatives’ PDP Caucus Calls For Buhari’s Resignation

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Caucus of the House of Representatives has said Nigeria needs saving from the grip of President Muhammadu Buhari. A statement by O. K. Chinda, the... read more »

President Buhari

Electoral Act Amendment: Buhari Returns Bill To NASS, Faults Direct Primaries, Cites Insec...

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the National Assembly to remove the clause that has to do with direct primaries from the Electoral Act Amendment Bill. On Monday, the President, who... read more »

Senators, Reps Get N52m, N32m Yearly Office Running Allowance – L...

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Monday, revealed the salaries and emoluments of members of the National Assembly to the public in Abuja. Lawan also said the President, Major General... read more »