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Imam Khalid and Northern hypocrisy, By Kazeem Akintunde

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Sheikh Nuru Khalid, the former Chief Imam of Apo Legislative Quarters’ Mosque committed a great ‘sin’ recently when he took the government of President...

Women at war: Gender equality bills to the rescue, By Dakuku...

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Within the last three weeks, three significant events happened. First, during the constitution amendment, the National Assembly rejected five gender bills, and as expected,...

National Convention: South-South APC youths sue for peace

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Ahead of its national convention on Feb. 26, youth members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) South-South zone, have called for more unity and...

APC National Convention: Senator Domingo Obende declares for National Secretary

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Former Edo Senator, Dr. Domingo Alaba Obende has joined the race to emerge as the National Secretary of Nigeria’s ruling party, the All Progressives...

Lawmakers Siphoning Money Using Medical Outreach, Agencies – ICPC Alleges

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According to a report by The PUNCH, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has accused senators and members of the House...

National Assembly Passes Harmonized Electoral Act Amendment Bill

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The harmonized version of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill has now been passed by the National Assembly. The electoral bill was harmonized after the Senate...

PHOTOS: National Assembly staff protest non-payment of allowances

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Some National Assembly staff on Monday protested the non-payment of allowances by the Management of the National Assembly… Photos by Gbemiga Olamikan

Senate probes N14.7bn PHCN privatisation fund in secret accounts

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The Senate Committee on Public Accounts has begun investigation of N14.7bn proceeds of privatisation of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria allegedly hidden...

NASS Staff Protest Non-implementation Of Minimum Wage

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Aggrieved staff working in the National Assembly, operating under the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), on Monday, staged a protest over the non-implementation...

Year 2022: A peep into the political crystal ball; By Dakuku...

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Political intrigues and manoeuvres were commonplace and soometimes deliberately stifling and exuberating in the outgone year 2021. Political gladiators often played hide and seek...

Buhari cautions new NNPC board on ethics, accountability

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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), Friday in Abuja urged the Board of the newly incorporated Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited to ensure...

Choosing Diri as Bayelsa gov spared me of moral burden –...

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Senator Seriake Dickson, representing Bayelsa West at the National Assembly, has boasted that he made the right choice by choosing Douye Diri and Lawrence...

Audit Report: 12 MDAs fail to remit N5bn taxes

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The Office of the Auditor-General for the Federation, OAuGF, has disclosed that about 12 Ministries, Departments and Agencies of government, MDAs, failed to remit...

Reps member asks Osun PDP to adopt Adeleke as gov candidate

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A member of the House of Representatives, Oluwole Oke, has appealed to aggrieved members of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State to sheathe...

Lawmaker offers free medical services to 650 Nasarawa constituents

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The member representing Lafia/Obi federal constituency at the National Assembly, Abubakar Sarki-Dahiru, has offered free medical services to no fewer than 650 people in...

Would you give up your tribe for Nigeria?

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Fredrick Nwabufo To whom do we owe allegiance – our tribe or Nigeria? The reality is some of us, if not most, define our existence...

Senate to review Electoral Act Amendment Bill, 1999 Constitution January —Lawan

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The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Friday, said lawmakers will review the Electoral Act Amendment Bill and the 1999 Constitution when it...

Buhari signs N17.126trn 2022 Budget into law, laments ‘worrisome changes’

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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), Friday in Abuja signed into law the 2022 Appropriation Bill and the 2021 Finance Bill. The President signed...

Gov Bello signs N145.8bn 2022 budget, reenacts Kogi State LG audit...

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Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has signed an estimated N145.8 billion 2022 budget into law. This follows the earlier passage of the proposal by the...

President Muhammadu Buhari To Sign 2022 Budget On Friday

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The 2022 Appropriation Bill is expected to be signed by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, December 31st. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on...