Tag: House of Representatives

House amends section 84 of the electoral act

Suleiman Idris- May 11, 2022

The House of Representatives has amended section 84 subsection 8 of the electoral act which seeks to enable statutory delegates to vote and participate in ... Read More

House Approves Direct and Indirect Primaries

Henry Solomon- January 19, 2022

The House of Representatives has in amending section 84 subsection 2 of the electoral act amendment bill approved direct and Indirect primaries for the nomination ... Read More

House of Representatives Considers and Approves PIB

AMT Tanimu- July 1, 2021

Similarly the House of Representatives has considered and approved the Petroleum industry and governance bill, described by the speaker Femi gbajabiamila as a landmark legislation. ... Read More

Lawan, Gbajabiamila Ready to Break PIB Jinx

AMT Tanimu- September 29, 2020

The leadership of the National Assembly said, on Monday, that the Assembly would break the jinx of not being able to pass the Petroleum Industry ... Read More

Rep Commends Buhari Over Assent to 2020 Police Act

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2020

A member of House of Representatives, Rep. Yusuf Gagdi (APC-Plateau), has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting to the Nigeria Police Act (2020). Gagdi, who ... Read More

Reps Seek Review of Nigeria’s Foreign Policy to Address Racism

Henry Solomon- June 10, 2020

The House of Representatives has called for a review of Nigeria’s foreign policy with a view to liberate the black man from racial of oppression ... Read More

Buhari to Present 2020 Budget October 8

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2019

President, Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, October 8 present the 2020 Appropriation Bill (Budget) to the joint session of the National Assembly.  President of the ... Read More

Speakership: Go to court, coalition of lawyers tells Gbajabiamila

admin- June 7, 2019

A group of lawyers has challenged Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, immediate past Majority Leader, House of Representatives, to go to court over the criminal allegation levelled ... Read More

House of Reps summon AGF, Emefiele over N33bn pension fund

admin- April 5, 2019

The House of Representatives, on Thursday, asked the Gov. of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, to appear before it over alleged discrepancies ... Read More

Reps probe killing of 44 soldiers

admin- November 28, 2018

House of Reps at plenary The report of the killing of some 44 soldiers by insurgents at Metele village in Guzamala local government in Borno ... Read More

APC Says Expulsion Of Rep Dep Chief Whip, A Nullity

Abdul Jimoh- September 25, 2018

The Edo State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday in Benin described the purported expulsion of the Deputy Chief Whip of House of ... Read More

APC Expels Rep. Deputy Chief Whip for Alleged Anti-party Activities

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 24, 2018

The Deputy Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Mr. Pally Iriase, has been expelled from the All Progressives Congress (APC) for alleged anti-party activities. ... Read More

2019: Ex NYCN president Garba joins House of Reps race

admin- September 13, 2018

Former President, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Comrade Murtala Garba (R), receiving his Expression of Interest and Nomination Form for Tatun, Donga,Ussa and Yangtu ... Read More

2019: APC Youth Leader Wants Reduction In Nomination Fees

Abdul Jimoh- September 6, 2018

Mr Kayode Adekunle, Youth Leader, All Progressives Congress (APC), Ijumu Local Government Area, Kogi, has appealed to the party’s national leadership to reduce nominations forms fees ... Read More

President Buhari Declines Assent To Electoral Bill – Presidency

Abdul Jimoh- September 3, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has declined assent to Electoral (Amendment) Bill 2018 due to “some drafting issues” that remain unaddressed following the prior revisions to the ... Read More

Saraki, Tambuwal, Ortom attend PDP NEC meeting

admin- August 3, 2018

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday formally welcomed Senate President Bukola Saraki, Governor of Sokoto Aminu Tambuwal, Samuel Ortom of Benue, former Kano State ... Read More

President Buhari Reacts to Defectors from APC to PDP

AMT Tanimu- July 24, 2018

I wish all of our party members who today defected, the very best in their future undertakings. The APC has done its best to stop ... Read More

APC Reacts to Defection in the Senate: “They Have Other Motives Beyond Their Grievances”

Henry Solomon- July 24, 2018

The ruling party, All Progressive Congress (APC) have urged its faithful members to remain calm in the wake of defection by 15 senators from the party ... Read More

House of Representatives Plenary for Tuesday, July 17, 2018

AMT Tanimu- July 17, 2018

Plenary proceedings of the House of Representatives for Tuesday, July 17, 2018. The Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara presiding After leading the ... Read More