Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Parliamentary

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.

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.

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.

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.

Saraki Losses Senate’s Re-election Bid, Accepts Defeat

Saraki has been the major headache to the President Muhammadu Buhari led All Progressive Congress (APC).

Resign over insecurity, Abaribe urges Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmaker was the first to tender his contribution during the motion.

Deputy Senate President emerges

He defeated Ike Ekweremadu of the PDP to clinch the position.

Lawan predicts when Buhari will submit ministerial list to Senate

Akpan said failure to make the ministerial list available before the national assembly embark on holiday will shatter the concerted effort being made by both arms of government to return to the yearly budget cycle of January to December.

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.
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