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March 16, 2018 1:16 PM Electoral Act: Sagay carpets NASS, tells INEC what to do if lawmakers override Buhari

Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, SAN has criticised the National Assembly for reordering the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, election sequence. The constitutional lawyer insisted that what the law says on the matter is clear. He noted that it is only INEC that had been empowered to organize 20

February 17, 2018 8:14 AM 2019 election timetable: Why National Assembly moved against Buhari – Igbokwe

The Publicity Secretary of the Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Joe Igbokwe, has given his opinion on why members of the National Assembly reordered the 2019 election timetable. He said Buhari’s refusal to bribe the lawmakers made them to move against him at the National Assembly. He also said the lawmakers took the decision 27

February 16, 2018 7:58 PM Constitutional amendment: Youths give Presidency, NASS 30 days ultimatum

A coalition of 54 youth organisations across the country under the aegis of the ‘Not Too Young to Run Movement’ have given the Presidency, National Assembly and State Houses of Assembly 30 days to conclude all the on-going constitutional amendments as the 2019 election is 365 days away. Convener of the ‘Not Too Young to Run’ movement, Mr. Samson Itodo 19

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 22

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 35

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 32

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 21

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 35

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 18

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 17