Tag: NASS

COVID-19: Reps Line up Activities as They Reconvene Tomorrow

Tanimu- April 27, 2020

The House of Representatives will tomorrow Tuesday, April 28, reconvene to consider and approve some key proposals by the Executive arm to jumpstart the country's ... Read More

We are committed to protecting public property – NASS

Abdul Jimoh- February 14, 2020

The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Culture and Tourism, Rep. Omoregie Ogbeide-Ihama, says the National Assembly (NASS) is committed to protecting government properties. Ogbeide-Ihama ... Read More

9th Senate: APC’ll have no reason to fail — Oshiomhole

admin- June 12, 2019

Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), says with the emergence of the party’s preferred candidates as presiding officers of the 9th assembly, ... Read More

NASS resumption postponement justified — Analysts

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 24, 2018

Political analysts on Monday said that the postponement of National Assembly resumption due to political parties primaries was justified. The analysts told the News Agency ... Read More

NASS is Not Resuming Today, No Date for National Assembly Reconvening on INEC Budget

Tanimu- August 14, 2018

No date for National Assembly reconvening on INEC Budget The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki and Speaker, House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, ... Read More

Matthew Seiyefa Takes Over as Ag. DG DSS

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2018

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo appointed Mr. Matthew Seiyefa as the Acting Director-General, Department of State Services (DSS), following the sack of the former Director-General Lawal ... Read More

Atiku Commends Osinbajo Over Sack of DSS DG for NASS Blockage

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2018

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has commended the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo for sacking the Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS), ... Read More

Update: Police Hands Over Senate Mace to The Clerk of the National Assembly

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2018

Nigeria Police Force has handed over the recovered Mace to the Clerk of the National Assembly on Thursday. Deputy Inspector General of Police, Operation Habila ... Read More

Update: Stolen Senate Mace Recovered by Police

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2018

The Nigeria Police Force said it had recovered the Mace stolen from the chambers of the Senate by unidentified persons. On Wednesday, 18 April, suspected ... Read More

Bama Emirate Commends NASS Role, President Buhari in Rebuilding North East

Tanimu- October 26, 2017

Sanni Onogu, Abuja: The Bama Emirate on Tuesday expressed gratitude to the Senate and indeed the National Assembly over their unflinching commitment to the rebuilding ... Read More

National Assembly Postpones Resumption Date

Henry Solomon- September 13, 2017

NASS The National Assembly has  rescheduled  its resumption from Tuesday Sept. 19 to Tuesday Sept. 26. The Clerk to the National Assembly, Mr Sani Omolori, ... Read More

We Must Empower Youths To Take Up Responsibilities- Speaker Dogara

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 26, 2017

Nigerian Youths, who form the largest portion in Tertiary Institutions, must be fully empowered to take up the mantle of responsibilities adequately without limitations, Speaker ... Read More

Speaker Dogara mourns Hon. Abdullahi Wamakko

inno.korie- July 14, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has expressed grief over the passing on of another serving member of the House of Representatives ... Read More

Saraki’s Remarks on the second anniversary session of the 8th Senate

inno.korie- June 9, 2017

Distinguished colleagues, our invited guests, ladies and gentlemen, I am immensely pleased to welcome you to this special session on the second anniversary of the 8th Senate. Let me begin ... Read More

El-Rufai Releases Security Budget and Pay Slip, Challenges National Assembly To Open NASS

Tanimu- April 10, 2017

Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna: Our attention has been drawn to a challenge by Hon. Yakubu Dogara, Speaker of the House of Representatives, calling on Kaduna State ... Read More

Reps reject bill to empower National Assembly to impeach state governors

inno.korie- April 5, 2017

The House of Representatives on Wednesday rejected a Bill for an Act to empower the National Assembly to impeach state governors and their deputies. The ... Read More

Breaking: Nigeria Customs Services Suspends Motor Duty Payment

Tanimu- March 15, 2017

Joseph Attah, Abuja: Following the unnecessary tension generated as a result of misconception and misrepresentation of the Nigeria Customs Service planned motor duty payment, the ... Read More

NNPC Calls For Passage of PIB For Oil Industry Stability

Tanimu- March 13, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has urged the National Assembly to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law to dispel ... Read More

Acting President Osinbajo withholds assent to four bills passed by NASS

inno.korie- February 22, 2017

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has withheld assent to four Bills including the National Lottery Amendment Bill 2016. His action promptly triggered reactions in the ... Read More