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January 11, 2018 2:32 PM SGF wants NASS to Pass 2018 budget on time

Secretary to the Government of the Federation,(SGF) Boss Mustapha has urged the National Assembly to hasten work on the 2018 budget proposal to enable its quick passage. He made the appeal when he appeared before Senate Committee on Federal Character to defend his office budget for 2018. He said it has become imperative to ensure that the budget is passed 19

November 7, 2017 9:48 AM Buhari Presents 2018 Budget Today — OsunDefender

President Muhammadu Buhari will today, Tuesday present the 2018 budget proposals to a joint session of the National Assembly. The president had in a letter on November 2 formally informed the Senate and the House of Representatives of the presentation of the appropriation bill. The president is billed to address the members of the National Assembly at 2 p.m. to present 33

October 31, 2017 8:32 PM Breaking: NASS leadership at Presidential Villa for dinner with Buhari

Also at the dinner is the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, the Deputy Speaker, Yusuf Lasun, the Senate Majority Leader, Ahmad Lawan, the Deputy Minority Leader, Ibn Na’Alla, the Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, the Deputy Minority Leader Emmanuel Bwacha. The Senate Chief Whip Prof. Olushola Adeyeye, Deputy Chief Whip, Francis Alimikena 31

October 31, 2017 7:32 PM Dinner with NASS members not meant to influence them, says NNPC

In a twitter handle of the corporation on Tuesday, it said the engagement began since April. It denied reports that the corporation was trying to influence members of the National Assembly and subvert the planned probe of its activities and its Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, by the Senate. “The attention of the NNPC Group has been drawn 19

October 31, 2017 7:32 PM PDP infiltrates presidency, NASS, judiciary – Buhari’s aide

ABUJA – PERSONAL Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on social media, Mrs. Lauretta Onochie has alleged that members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have infiltrated the presidency, the judiciary and the National Assembly and have become a bad influence to the government. Mrs. Onochie who stated this Tuesday in Abuja at the 2nd Annual International 33

October 31, 2017 6:54 PM How social media forced NNPC, NASS to cancel dinner

Public opinion and criticism on Tuesday compelled the members of the National Assembly to turn down the invitation to a dinner that the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru had extended to them. The “special dinner”, which was scheduled to hold at 7.00pm in Congress Hall of the Transcorp 16

October 31, 2017 4:37 PM NNPC GMD Maikanti Baru Cancels Scandalous Transcorp Dinner For National Assembly Members

The embattled Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, has canceled a dinner scheduled for Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja tonight for which his guests were to be members of the National Assembly. The event was slated for 7 p.m., and was strictly by invitation to all Senators and Members of the House 14

October 31, 2017 12:37 PM SGF’s sack: Senate has been vindicated – Saraki

The President of the Senate Dr, Bukola Saraki has said that the sack of the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babchir Lawal had vindicated the senate. This is even as he has directed all committees of the Senate to quickly conclude all corruption investigations currently pending before them. The President of the Senate also commended 23

October 31, 2017 8:50 AM $5.5 billion foreign loan: Why NASS must reject Buhari’s request – PDP Chieftain‎, Mohammed Usman

The National Publicity Secretary aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the forthcoming national convention, Barrister Mohammed Kabir Usman has charged the National Assembly to reject President Buhari’s $5.5 billion loan proposal. He stated this at a news conference in Abuja, saying that the loan would mortgage the future of younger Nigerians 14

October 29, 2017 10:36 AM Saraki Appoints Omishore as Special Assistant on International Relations — OsunDefender

Mr Bamikole Omishore has been appointed as Special Assistant on International Relations to the President of the Senate Dr. Bukola Saraki. He added that it was the aim of the President of the Senate to make trade and movement across Africa easier. Through a series of tweets, he said: “My mandate with @bukolasaraki is now International Relations. Last 6 years 20