Friday, October 15, 2021

Parliamentary

Kaduna assembly deputy speaker impeached, replacement elected

Mr Hazo removed on Thursday, was impeached after 24 members of the 34-member house passed a vote of no confidence on him in a sitting presided over by the speaker Yusuf Zailani.

Lawmakers scamper for safety as snake appears during plenary in Ondo

The snake was said to have fallen from the top roof of the chamber and disrupted plenary as legislators took to their heels for safety.

National Assembly members not earning much – Buhari

Lawmakers at the federal level are projected as earning much more than their counterparts globally.

Report yourselves for COVID-19 tests, Presidency orders returnee Reps

This is one of the measures put in place by the Federal Government to checkmate  Coronavirus disease currently on the rise in the country. 

Nigerians abroad have no rights to complain about killer herdsmen: Deputy Speaker

Arguing that they have no right to question the government, the deputy speaker said it would be comprehensible if the petition is coming from those who are within the country.

Police takeover Edo House of Assembly

This is coming a day after the leadership of the legislative chamber raised alarm saying there were plots to violently takeover of the premises.

Senate denies approving fresh N850bn loan for Buhari

The Senate said the decision is at the instance of the president who cited Coronavirus disease and the dwindling oil price.

9th Reps: Gbajabiamila Adopted Speaker As APC Zones Deputy To North-Central

This was the outcome of the meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and lawmakers-elect of the green chamber when the former hosted them to a dinner Tuesday evening.

Senate postpones annual recess to screen ministerial nominees

This was made known on Tuesday by the Chairman, Senate ad hoc committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Adedayo Adeyeye while addressing journalist after plenary.
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