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Reps probe MDAs withholding budget funds, Gbaja says action criminal

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The House of Representatives, on Thursday, resolved to investigate ministries, departments and agencies of the Federal Government that are diverting budget releases to other...

Senate passes bill to scrap FERMA

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The Senate on Wednesday passed the Federal Road Bill which seeks to repeal the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency Act, Federal Highways Act, and the...

Presidential panel sells seven-storey FRCN Lagos building for N100m

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The Presidential Implementation Committee on Federal Government Landed Property has stated that it has the powers to sell or lease out any property of...

Nigerian Senator Appoints 18 Aides In One Day ‘To Curb Unemployment’...

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Aliyu Wamakko, the senator representing Sokoto North Senatorial District at the National Assembly, has appointed 18 new aides in an attempt to curb the...

Malaysia’s embattled PM says will discuss debate on emergency laws

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Malaysia’s prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin said on Tuesday his cabinet would discuss holding a debate in parliament to repeal emergency virus laws, amid opposition...

E-transmission of results: Buhari’s aide defends rejection, NBA, others say resolution...

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The Nigerian Bar Association on Sunday took a swipe at the National Assembly over its decision on the electronic transmission of election results. The National...

INEC counters NASS, says nationwide e-transmission of election results possible

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Despite the rejection of electronic transmission of election results by the National Assembly in the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, the use of the technology...

Buhari presents 2022-2024 MTEF/FSP to Senate

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President Muhammdu Buhari has presented the 2022-2024 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (MTEF/FSP) to the Senate for consideration and approval. Read Also:...

Reps probe $3.2bn Port Harcourt-Maiduguri rail project, grill NRC, contractors

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An Ad Hoc Committee of the House of Representatives has queried the award Port Harcourt-Maiduguri narrow gauge railway project for the $3.2bn when there...

Suspension of 6 Imo lawmakers: APC reacts, calls for calm

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo has sued for peace following the suspension of six House of Assembly members in the state. Mr Cajetan...

EFCC quizzes Oyo assembly officials over alleged N1.3b fraud

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The Ibadan Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has quizzed six officials of the Oyo State House of Assembly over a...

Lawmakers to Lai Mohammed: our campaigns not sponsored by you

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Members of the Kwara State House of Assembly yesterday said Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed did not sponsor their 2019 general...

Senate passes Petroleum Industry Bill, approves 3% for host communities

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The Senate on Thursday passed the Petroleum Industry Bill and approved 3 per cent for the host communities. The upper chamber passed the PIB, 2021...

Senate Summons NNPC’s GMD Kyari Over Petroleum Industry Bill

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The Nation reports that the Senate on Tuesday said it has invited the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr...

PDP storms NASS, protests Onochie’s nomination as INEC Commissioner

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The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday stormed the National Assembly to protest against the nomination of the Special Assistant to...

APC power blocs begin battle, Buhari’s defunct party eyes chairmanship

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Power blocs within the All Progressives Congress have started the scramble for the control of the party’s structures, a few days after the approval...

Merkel faces questions from lawmakers for last time as chancellor

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Chancellor Angela Merkel is scheduled to face questioning by members of the Bundestag for the last time on Wednesday. Among other things, she will probably...

Ogun Assembly passes 35 bills

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The Ninth Ogun State House of Assembly passed 35 bills into law in the past two years, the Speaker, Mr Olakunle Oluomo, has said. Oluomo...

Ugandan parliament approves nominees for vice president, PM

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Ugandan parliament on Monday approved the presidential nominees for vice president and prime minister in the east African country. The lawmakers endorsed the appointment of...

Buhari fails to sign over 200 bills passed by NASS in...

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No fewer than 40 out of the 48 bills so far passed by the Ahmad Lawan-led 9th Senate, are awaiting either the presidential assent,...