Monday, February 24, 2020

Reps accuse neighbouring countries of fuelling insecurity in Nigeria

The allegation of the lower legislative chamber came after its defense committee met with the security chiefs in Abuja on Wednesday.

Nigerians dying as if we have no security forces – Gbajabiamila laments

The speaker also promised to give whatever legislative support the security chiefs will need to nip insecurity bedeviling the nation in the bud.

Resign over insecurity, Abaribe urges Buhari

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

We won’t probe Omo-Agege for mace-snatching – Senate

The mace-snatching incident is one of the several attempts by the APC to indirectly oust the top lawmaker from his position but the move met brick walls.

Lawan: Press not barred from covering legislative activities

Mr Lawan who gave his own side of the story described the report as misrepresentation of facts.

Buhari seeks Senate’s approval of 10bn for Kogi

The request is coming a month to the scheduled date for the governorship election wherein the state governor, Yahaya Bello, is seeking another term in office.

Senate begins debate on 2020 budget, to continue Thursday

Mr Buhari made the presentation on Tuesday at a joint session of National Assembly members.

Buhari presents 2020 budget to NASS

Mr Buhari made the presentation of the appropriation bill to the joint session of the lawmaking arm of government on Tuesday.

Deputy speaker of Taraba assembly impeached

He is representing Yorro state constituency.

Senate receives Buhari’s 2020-2022 MTEF/FSP

Mr Lawan has also promised early passage of the budget if submitted early to lawmakers.

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Insecurity has worsened across the country and it has forced Nigerians including the National Assembly to demand the sack of the service chiefs.

I can never join your party, Fayose replies APC

The APC also said judging by his past antecedents, Fayose who left office in 2018, is not qualified to join its fold.

Fani-Kayode names 2 northern govs fighting insecurity with heart and soul

Some state governors in the protectorate have by their actions commended or supported insecurity ravaging their domains.