Leadership of NASS gives Clerk of the Assembly till Friday to resolve the crisis.
Staff of the National Assembly say it protest unpaid salaries on Tuesday.
The international community says it will keep an eye on campaigns leading to the 2019 elections.
Campaign for the presidential and NASS elections will commence tomorrow.
Ike Ekweremadu, Deputy Senate President and some members of his family on Tuesday escaped an assassination attempt.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, on Wednesday announced minor changes in the chairmanship of some standing committees. According to him, the changes were due to the need to fill some of the existing vacancies in the house. He announced the former Chairman, House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin (APC-Kano), who […]
The senate on Tuesday passed the modified Electoral Act Amendment Bill limiting election expenses of every presidential candidate to a maximum of N5 billion. They also put a limit to the election expenses for the other categories of elective offices. For the governorship candidates, the Senate put N1 billion as the maximum amount they can […]
Chief Ademola Oladaiye, a senatorial aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, has described the crisis rocking the National Assembly as normal in any democracy, especially in developing countries. Oladaiye, who spoke through a statement on Saturday, maintained that the ability of stakeholders to resolve such conflicts make democracy thick. Stressing that […]
No resumption date has been decided for the National Assembly, Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, have said. This position contradicts an earlier one given last week by the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yusuf Lasun. Lasun had told reporters that the House would reconvene […]
Chairman, Senate Committee on Navy, Senator Isa Hamma Misau, has lambasted the Presidency, accussing it of engaging in a conspiracy that top officials of the nation’s security apparatus are working for the Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Misau was, according to a statement he issued on Monday, reacting to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) […]