Thursday, May 26, 2022

Parliamentary

Buhari presents N13trillion 2021 budget to NASS

Compared to budget presentations done in previous years, the President was only accompanied by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and a few ministers, while the others are expected to participate virtually.

Sokoto assembly speaker, deputy chief whip dump APC for PDP

They both said their defection is in accordance with the letters and spirit section 109 (1) (g) of the Constitution of the Federation Republic of Nigeria, 1999 as amended.

Senate passes bill to establish transportation university in Buhari’s home town

He said that the development of the transport sector by knowledge transfer and capacity building would generate employment opportunities for Nigerians.

Reps add indirect primary clause in electoral act, pass bill again

Mr Buhari had rejected the legislation, saying in a democratic setting, parties should be allowed to choose their preferred mode of primary.

FULL LIST: 100 Senators-elect To Receive Certificate Of Return Thursday

Senators-elect numbering 100 out of the 109 slots at the red chamber will be receiving their certificate of return.

Alleged plot to impeach Lawan as Senate President thickens

His recent comment, wherein he opposed the restructuring, one of the demands of Southern State Governors in Nigeria, is said to have further emboldened his aggrieved antagonistic colleagues who are plotting his removal from office.

3 Ebonyi PDP lawmakers resign, seats declared vacant

The letter announcing the stepping aside of the lawmakers was read on the floor of the house by the speaker, Francis Nwifuru, on Tuesday.

Osinbajo to meet APC senators Tuesday, Reps Wednesday

Mr Osinbajo declared interest in next year's race on Monday after meeting with state governors of the party Sunday night.

PIB: Reps in executive session after row over share for host communities

The two chambers at the National Assembly had recently passed the PIB but differed in their recommendations on the funds for host communities.
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