Monday, February 24, 2020

Bayelsa Assembly Speaker Steps Down, Replacement Emerges

Mr Ngobere is now the new speaker of the house.

Senate probes alleged assault on Abuja lady by Senator Abbo

Although Mr Abbo confirmed the incident actually took place, he said he was in the shop to ensure justice is done to his sister who was assaulted in the building.

Senate begins debate on 2020 budget, to continue Thursday

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

Senate presidency: Why I stepped down for Lawan – Goje

Mr Goje withdrew from the race after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday at the presidential villa, Abuja.

A day after take-off, Reps demand halt of new charges on bank transactions

The lawmakers took the resolution after adopting a motion brought under matters of urgent national importance by its spokesperson, Benjamin Kalu.

National Assembly members not earning much – Buhari

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

9th Senate: Why We Picked Lawan For Senate Presidency – APC

Mr Lawan was the preferred candidate of the ruling party when the formation of the 8th Senate was due in 2015.

12 Former ministers returned as Buhari transmits ministerial list to Senate

This is coming days after he was advised by the upper legislative chamber to do so before lawmakers embark on their two months recess expected to end in September.

Akpabio apologises for dumping PDP

The former governor also said his stay at the red chamber was that of sadness and happiness.

Service chiefs shun Reps as speaker runs to Buhari for help

Meanwhile, Mr Gbajabiamila has apologised to those who honoured the invitation and rescheduled it to hold on Monday.

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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.