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January 15, 2019 7:38 PM Katsina: What’ll happen to non-performing NASS members in my next tenure – Gov Masari

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has said that non-performing National Assembly legislators from the state will in the next dispensation be made to face recall by the electorate. He, however, expressed optimism that the All Progressives Congress candidates would perform. He further said that the foot-dragging witnessed in the National Assembly 711

December 26, 2018 3:49 PM Lawmakers who booed Buhari at NASS behaved like animals, tolerate them – Sagay tells Nigerians

Professor Itse Sagay SAN, Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), on Wednesday said senators and Reps members, who booed President Muhammadu Buhari when he presented the 2019 budget in National Assembly, behaved like animals. Sagay said the action of the lawmakers did not come to him as a surprise as they only demonstrated 80

December 19, 2018 12:38 PM 2019 budget: Buhari enters NASS chamber to present appropriation bill amidst protest

It was a pitch fight and protest by some lawmakers, Wednesday, ahead of the walking in of President Muhammadu Buhari into the House of Representatives chamber as he came to present the 2019 budget appropriation before the joint session of the two chambers of the National Assembly. Many lawmakers were seen with placards singing protest song – freedom 74

December 19, 2018 12:21 PM BREAKING: Buhari presents 2019 budget proposal at NASS

President Muhammadu Buhari has presented the 2019 budget proposal to a joint session of the National Assembly, NASS. Buhari was accompanied to the National Assembly by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and members of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday. Loud ovation and encomiums heralded Buhari’s arrival to the joint session with shouts of “Sai Baba’’ 86

December 18, 2018 1:22 PM Gbajabiamila speaks on NASS workers shutting down legislature, Buhari presenting 2019 budget

The Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has said that workers in the National Assembly currently on strike cannot shut down the legislature. Gbajabiamilla said the strike cannot stop the National Assembly from sitting because it will amount to shutting down the country. He made the declaration while addressing journalists 81

December 18, 2018 10:22 AM Strike: Shehu Sani reveals what National Assembly must do with workers

Shehu Sani, the Senator representing Kaduna Central, has reacted to the blockade of the National Assembly by Nigeria police following four days strike declared by workers. DAILY POST reports that leadership of the National Assembly on Monday requested the Police and the Directorate of Security Services (DSS) to ensure adequate security within and outside 95

December 16, 2018 4:54 PM Why NASS should boycott Buhari’s budget presentation — CUPP

Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has called on members of the National Assembly, to boycott presentation of the 2019 Appropriation Bill on Wednesday by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement by its first national spokesman, Imo Ugochinyere, on Sunday, the coalition said the step was necessary to show resentment to the Buhari administration 79

December 15, 2018 2:43 PM 2019 budget: NASS staff strike threatens Buhari’s presentation

President Muhammadu Buhari’s plan to present the 2019 budget proposal to the Joint Session of the National Assembly on Wednesday may not be achieved. This is because of a four-day warning strike to be embarked upon by the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) In a letter of notification sent to the leadership of the National Assembly on Friday 63

December 4, 2018 10:53 AM Parliamentary staff vow to continue protest until National Assembly clerk is removed

Members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria in the National Assembly (PASAN) have vowed to continue their protest over non payment of allowances until the Clerk to the National Assembly, CNA, Mr. Sani Omolori, was removed from office. PASAN made good their threat to picket the National Assembly on Monday after strenuous effort to have their 59

November 28, 2018 4:42 PM Why APC won’t survive after Buhari’s exit from power – Aggrieved members

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently the rallying point for most members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and unless the party reforms the way it does things, particularly its conduct of primary elections and make such elections transparently credible, the party may not survive Buhari’s presidency, some members of the party said Wednesday 78