Category: The Parliament

A Bill to provide Financial Support for Nigeria Armed Forces passes Second Reading. By Saheed Badmus

A Bill to provide Financial Support for Nigeria Armed Forces  passes Second Reading.  as……,Lawmaker urges colleagues to donate salaries to Armed Forces. The House of Representatives on Thursday passed for second reading a Bill for an act to provide special financial support for the revamping of the Nigerian armed forces. The bill was also conceived…

MY CONVICTION ON THE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT 2020 -Kayode Ajulo, PhD  

On the current agitations and complaints of marginalization across the country, the areas in the constitution to be considered necessary for amendment The decision of the Senate to inaugurate a committee on the amendment of the 1999 Constitution is quite commendable. In the light of re-current constitutional crises, the amendment of the Constitution is imperative…

YOU ARE INCOMPETENT, REPS TELL NIGCOMSAT MANAGEMENT. By Saheed Badmus

  The House of Representatives has declared the management of Nigerian Communications Satellite, NigComSat as incompetent over the multiple infractions discovered in their audited accounts. The Chairman, House Committee on Finance Mr James Faleke stated this on Monday when the Management of the NIGCOMSAT led by its Managing Director, Mrs Abimbola Alale appeared before its…

PDP REPS CAUCUS CALLS FOR PROSECUTION OF OSHIMOLE, CONGRATULATES GOV. DIRI. By Saheed Badmus

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives led by Hon. Kingsley Chinda has congratulated Sen. Douye Diri as elected Governor of Bayelsa State following the Supreme Court Judgement that nullified the election of APC Deputy and the Governor-elect poll in the 2019 guber election,describing it as historic and landmark victory for…

Hope Uzodinma, Rochas  Okorocha storm House of Rep as Two Imo Members defect to APC. By Saheed Badmus

          The two Action Alliance Lawmakers in the Federal House of Representatives on Thursday defected to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) They cited irreconciliatory differences in the Action Alliance in Imo State and other issues as reasons for their defection. There was jubilation in the House as the Speaker, Femi…

Temporary International borders Closure: KLM enjoins affected constituents to remain calm. By Saheed Badmus

Following the temporary closure of all international borders across the country, Ogun State federal lawmaker, Hon. Kolawole Lawal representating Egbado South / Ipokia Federal Constituency has enjoined those involved in trans-border and local business activities in the area to remain calm and relaxed as this temporary closure is for the benefit of all. This was…

Reps begin Investigation into Abandoned Projects. By Saheed Badmus

The Nigeria House of Representatives Ad-hoc committee on Communications has commenced Investigation into the Federal government’s abandoned Projects since 1999 till date with a view to establishing the cost and periods of the Award as well as completion and constraints of those projects. The chairman of the Ad-hoc Committee, Hon. Chukwuma Umeoji made this known…