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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 17

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 22

November 25, 2018 5:41 PM Anambra lawmakers drag Gov. Obiano, police commissioner, others to court for sealing Assembly complex

A faction of the Anambra State House of Assembly has dragged the state Commissioner of Police, Garba Umar, Gov. Willie Obiano-led executive arm of government and others to court over the sealing of the Assembly complex. The faction led by the new Speaker of the Assembly, Ikem Uzoezie disclosed this to DAILY POST on Sunday in Awka, the Anambra state capital 21

November 13, 2018 7:41 AM Why DSS should arrest Osinbajo – Fani-Kayode calls for VP’s impeachment

Fani-Kayode in a tweet described Osinbajo as a cheap crook for giving illegal approval of NEMA finds. The former minister urged the DSS to arrest and prosecute the Vice President for allegedly stealing and money laundering. He wrote: “I call on NASS to impeach VP Yemi Osinbajo and on the DSS to arrest and prosecute him for misappropiation of public funds 23

October 11, 2018 7:13 PM NASS security: Reps resolve to provide guns for Sergeant-at-arms

The House of Representatives on Thursday resolved that Sergeants-at-arms in charge of security within the National Assembly complex should be armed. The lawmakers, therefore, resolved that members of the security outfit should proceed for the arms training and that firearms should be procured for them to better secure the National Assembly. The resolution 28

October 9, 2018 7:55 AM NASS crisis: APC, PDP Senators clash over moves to remove Saraki as Senate resumes today

The Senator representing Ekiti South, Biodun Olujimi, PDP, has warned lawmakers of the All Progressives Congress, APC, against beating the drum of war over attempt to remove the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki. Olujimi, who is coming in as the next Senate Minority Leader, said that Majority Leader, Ahmed Lawan as a principal officer and one of the oldest 27

August 17, 2018 1:59 PM 2019 Elections: NASS Committees To Decide Source Of INEC Budget Funding — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

The Joint Committee of the Senate and House of Representatives Committees on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has resolved to determine how the electoral umpire intends to fund its budget. The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Electoral Matters, Suleiman Nazif, revealed this to reporters on Friday in Abuja. He made the disclosure 25

August 13, 2018 8:38 AM What will ‘surprise’ Nigerians when NASS reconvenes on Tuesday – Senator Ibrahim

According to him, what will be news coming from the senators clamouring for the removal of Saraki was their mustering of a two-third majority, adding that anything short of that would not be acceptable to the whole world. The senator, who was one of the recent high-profile defectors from the APC to the PDP, said in a chat with Daily Independent newspaper 27

August 10, 2018 11:27 AM National Assembly To Reconvene Next Week

The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yusuff Lasun, has announced that the National Assembly will be reconvening next week. Mr Lasun disclosed this to journalists in a press briefing on Thursday in Abuja. The lawmakers upon resumption will look into President Muhammadu Buhari’s request on funding the 2019 general elections. President Muhammadu 25

August 8, 2018 6:37 PM Senators accusing me of NASS siege on ‘Tramadol’ – Akpabio

Akpabio made the statement while speaking at an APC rally organised in Akwa Ibom State on Wednesday, while officially announcing his defection from the APC to the PDP. The former senate minority leader making reference to Senator Ben Bruce, who alleged that he was behind the alleged plot to impeach the Senate President, wondered why the lawmakers would 26