Tag: Legislature

Group Louds President Buhari for Signing Financial Autonomy to Legislature and Judiciary

AMT Tanimu- May 23, 2020

Human  Rights Campaigner, Mr Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa,SAN, has  commended President Muhammadu Buhari, for signing the Executive Order, granting financial autonomy to the Judiciary and Legislature. Adegboruwa ... Read More

National Assembly has Been Key in Stabilizing And Deepening Nigeria’s Democracy – Dogara

Henry Solomon- December 12, 2017

The National Assembly has contributed a lot in stabilizing and deepening Nigeria’s constitutional democracy through the strengthening of due process and the rule of law, ... Read More

NASS Resumption: I Want To Leave Behind An Effective Senate That Impact Lives – Saraki

Henry Solomon- September 12, 2017

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has stated, ahead of the resumption of the Senate from its annual recess, that his focus since ... Read More

Speaker Yakubu Dogara Speaks On Squabbles Between Executive and Legislature

AMT Tanimu- July 25, 2017

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has urged legislatures across the African continent to break their people free from ... Read More

Fashola Replies NASS: You Lack Understanding Of The Facts

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2017

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has expressed concern over the reaction of the National Assembly to his observations on the ... Read More

Prof Nwabueze Describes Dogara As Sign Of Hope In Nigeria

Henry Solomon- June 19, 2017

Eminent jurist and constitutional lawyer, Professor Ben Nwabueze, has showered encomiums on Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, describing him as an impressive ... Read More

APC Urge Government Appointees To Stop Inflammatory Statements  

Abdul Jimoh- April 5, 2017

APC Urges Member To Stop Making Inflammatory Statement Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, Abuja; In furtherance of the All Progressives Congress (APC) efforts to resolve the rift ... Read More

NNPC Lauds Positive Roles Of The Legislature In Oil & Gas Industry

Henry Solomon- March 28, 2017

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has described the interplay between members of the executive and the legislative arms of government as an indispensible element ... Read More

President Buhari Calls Speaker Dogara

Abdul Jimoh- February 9, 2017

President Buhari Calls Speaker Dogara President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday evening called the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara from the United ... Read More

National Assembly Will Support Initiative to Boost Power Sector

Abdul Jimoh- February 7, 2017

Bukola Saraki, Senate President On Power Sector Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday, said the National Assembly is fully ready to support and drive every actionable initiative ... Read More

Saraki’s Speech At Role of Legislature In The Fight Against Corruption

AMT Tanimu- October 18, 2016

Abubakar Bukola Saraki Nigeria Senate President Speaks On Corruption Senate President Bukola Saraki's Address At The Role of Legislature In The Fight Against Corruption PROTOCOL ... Read More

National Assembly Issues Bench Warrant On 8 Oil Companies

Henry Solomon- June 1, 2016

The National Assembly joint Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) on Tuesday, issued bench warrant on seven oil companies operating for failing to appear ... Read More

Infrastructural Deficit, The Bottleneck Of Our Economy – Senate President Saraki

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has identified the huge infrastructural deficit in the country as a major impediment to the nation's economic growth. This ... Read More

#Budget2016: No Rift Between Executive and Legislature – Minister

AMT Tanimu- March 31, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said there is no disagreement whatsoever between the Executive and the Legislature on the 2016 ... Read More

Pleased That The Legislature Kept #Budget2016 Within The Amount Proposed By The Executive – Sen. Udoma

AMT Tanimu- March 24, 2016

President Buhari Presents #Budget2016 The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma (Senator) has commended the Nigerian National Assembly for passing to law ... Read More

National Institute for Legislative Studies Workshop On Parliamentary Capacity Development

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 21, 2015

In continuation of its mandate to promote the importance of Parliamentary Capacity Development, the National Institute for Legislative Studies (Nils) has organised a workshop for ... Read More