Rowdy Session At NASS Shows Buhari Has Failed, Should Resign – Atiku’s SA

President Muhammadu Buhari's emphasis that the world is watching while the Legislative Arm disagreed and indirectly passed a vote of no confidence in him is a clear indication of his failure and incompetence.

President Muhammadu Buhari’s emphasis that the world is watching while the Legislative Arm disagreed and indirectly passed a vote of no confidence in him is a clear indication of his failure and incompetence.

RMAFC: SERAP seeks voluntary return of ‘illegal running costs, allowances’ by NASS

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives Mr Yakubu Dogara to “persuade their members to voluntarily return running costs and other allowances so far collected

RMAFC: SERAP seeks voluntary return of ‘illegal running costs, allowances’ by NASS

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives Mr Yakubu Dogara to “persuade their members to voluntarily return running costs and other allowances so far collected, and now declared as illegal by the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), and […]

N/Delta group hits NASS over power devolution, says Igbo warn Kanu

N/Delta group hits NASS over power devolution, says Igbo warn Kanu

The Niger Delta Peoples Council (NDPC) says the National Assembly has become anti-people by voting against devolution of power to the states. The leader of the group, Mike Loyibo, in a statement Sunday, said the National Assembly had failed Nigerians and that history would not forgive the lawmakers by rejecting the item. “It is so […]

NASS owes us N1.3bn Duty Travel Allowance – Legislative aide

legislative aide has said that the National Assembly owes them Duty Travel Allowance amounting to N1.3bn. Speaking on condition of anonymity, the aide told NAN, “We have been owed since 2015 and the management informed us that the allowance was not captured in the 2016 budget. “With this development, we are aware of what is […]

My government does not have security votes – El-Rufai

My government does not have security votes – El-Rufai

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, on Thursday reacted to the allegation by the Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, that he only disclosed the security allocation in the budget and not “security votes”. The governor, in a statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Samuel Aruwan, said the […]

Dogara payslip not authentic – Jibrin

Dogara payslip not authentic – Jibrin

A suspended member of the House of Representatives, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has faulted the payslip published by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, as understating his emoluments. He said that if the payslip published by the speaker was authentic, it means he as a member earns more than the speaker, who is the […]

Reps reject bill to empower NASS to impeach governors

The House of Representatives on Wednesday rejected a bill for an Act to empower the National Assembly to impeach state governors and their deputies. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Edward Pwajok (Plateau-PDP) sought to alter the Constitution to empower the National Assembly to remove the governor and his deputy in appropriate circumstance. Contributing to the debate, […]

APC, NASS And The Dearth Of Party Supremacy

It is no more news that the upper legislative chamber and the Presidency are engage in a political face-off with the latter accusing the former of sabotaging its efforts in the fight against corruption and the former accusing the latter of trying to control them. This renewed rifts may be democratically healthy but lethal to the collective peace and progress of this country.

APC, NASS And The Dearth Of Party Supremacy

By Usama Dandare It is no more news that the upper legislative chamber and the Presidency are engage in a political face-off with the latter accusing the former of sabotaging its efforts in the fight against corruption and the former accusing the latter of trying to control them. This renewed rifts may be democratically healthy […]

Withhold Assent to Amended CCB/CCT Act – CNPP Urges Buhari

Withhold Assent to Amended CCB/CCT Act – CNPP Urges Buhari

…Urges NLC, TUC, Others To Join Forces Against NASS’ Action The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has strongly condemned the amendment to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) and the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) Act by the National Assembly (NASS) and urged President Muhammadu Buhari not to sign the amended Act. The CNPP […]

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