Tag: legislation

Controversial ‘nation-state’ bill passes Israeli parliament

admin- July 19, 2018

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu Legislation that defines Israel as the national homeland of the Jewish people and downgrades the status of Arabic from an official ... Read More

Dogara Explains Role of National Assembly, Believes Many Nigerians Misunderstood it

Tanimu- July 16, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Many Nigerians do not quite understand the functions of the Parliament in carrying out its constitutionally assigned roles and responsibilities, speaker of ... Read More

Air pollution cause of 20% infant deaths in Nigeria, others

admin- June 28, 2018

Air pollution major cause of death for infants in Africa. Above: The Thick smoke emanating from Olusosun dumpsite in Lagos in March 2018 Air pollution ... Read More

Senate initiates two bill to fight drug abuse

admin- April 3, 2018

The Senate has developed and is set to initiate two draft bills for legislation to tackle the menace of drug abuse in the country, especially ... Read More

Saudi Arabia Working Towards Gender Equal Salaries

Henry Solomon- March 19, 2018

The authorities of Saudi Arabia are working on legislation that will equalize women’s salaries with men’s salaries, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said. “We are ... Read More

High Turnover Rate Affects The Quality of legislation At NASS – Dogara

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has lamented the high rate of turnover of legislators in the National Assembly. This, he attributed ... Read More

House of Reps. Considers A Bill To Check MDAs Over Abuse of Delegated Legislation

Tanimu- March 30, 2017

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: The House of Representatives, is considering a Bill which seeks to check the abuse of delegated legislation by government Ministries, Departments and ... Read More

Dogara Queries N2.7 Trillion Spent On Power Without Commiserate Results

Abdul Jimoh- February 7, 2017

Speaker Dogara Queries Money Spent On Power Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Yakubu Dogara, has queried the utilisation of N2.74 trillion spent ... Read More

Senate To Consider Trade Facilitation Legislation In Nigeria

Tanimu- November 8, 2016

Senate will consider legislation to reform the administration and management of the customs and excise system in Nigeria. The bill, the Customs, and Excise Management ... Read More

Senate Set to Introduce Host Community Development Legislation

Tanimu- November 3, 2016

Yusuph Olaniyonu, Abuja: Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2016, stated that the Senate would be introducing a Host Community legislation ... Read More

Incessant Clashes Between Herdsmen And Farmers, Government, Stakeholders Proffer Solutions

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2016

  Lives and property worth billions of Naira have been lost in clashes between Herdsmen and Farmers in Nigeria. The clashes have taken place in ... Read More

Agatu Massacre: Ogbeh Assures Communities of Measures Stop Invasion By Herdsmen

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2016

Mr Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (Photo: Internet) The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Audu Ogbeh, has assured Agatu people ... Read More

State Speakers hold Interactive Session with Members of Civil Society Groups

editor- November 23, 2014

The Conference of Speakers of States Houses of Assembly says the fourth Alteration Bill awaiting states votes if passed will help in enforcing and entrenching ... Read More