Tuesday, April 7, 2020

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.

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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The approval is said to be one of the measures by the federal government to alleviate the pains of Nigerians.

Coronavirus: 6 new cases reported, total now 238

Of the six cases discovered, Kwara and Edo has two cases respectively while Rivers and the Federal Capital Territory have one case each.

Nigeria’s Coronavirus toll rises to 232

Presently there are 232 cases out of which 33 has been discharged having tested negative to the pandemic disease while 5 deaths has been recorded.

Coronavirus: Benue records first case, total now 89

The NCDC on Saturday afternoon announced that Benue recorded its first case while the remaining seven are from Lagos State bringing the total cases to 89.