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Sacked Nigerian Lawmakers Fail to Refund N61 Million to National Assembly

Nigerian lawmakers recently sacked by the Supreme Court and asked to refund all salaries and allowances received thus far are expected to refund about N61 million...

Enugu Assembly Backs Autonomy Of Local Councils

SAN FRANCISCO, September 06 (THEWILL) – Speaker of the Enugu State House of Assembly, Edward Ubosi, on Wednesday pledged support to the agitation for the autonomy of...

Kano Assembly Speaker, Rurum Resigns Over Bribery Charge

SAN FRANCISCO, July 03, (THEWILL) – The Speaker of the Kano state House of Assembly, Kabiru Rurum, has resigned to protect his image from allegations bordering on...

2019: Youth Assembly Urges Al-Makura, Deputy Declare Intentions

BY DONATUS NADI, Lafia Northern Youth Assembly of Nigeria (NYAN) in Nasarawa state has appealed to Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura and his deputy, Hon. Silas Agara to...

Edo Assembly to Hold Public Hearing on Anti-Grazing Bill

By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—EDO State House of Assembly will tomorrow hold public hearing on a  bill aimed at checking  cattle rearing and grazing in the state....

National Assembly Wants Supplementary Budget for Measles Campaign – Sen. Ohuabunwa

By Christiana Ekpa The Chairman Committee on Primary Health Care and Communicable Diseases, Sen. Mao Ohuabunwa, has said that the National Assembly would work towards...

Stakeholders Reject NCR Bill In The National Assembly

By ODIRI UCHENUNU-IBEH, Lagos Radiographers in Nigeria and in diaspora have called on the legislators and all Nigerians to reject the proposed National Council On...

Ekweremadu Canvasses Major Overhaul of National Assembly, Seeks Proportional Representation for Parties

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has blamed the withdrawal of government subvention to political parties on abuse by people in positions of authority....

National Assembly has powers to tamper with budget — Dogara

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Thursday said the National Assembly has powers to introduce new projects to the federal budget, or remove...

Budget: Ministers, National Assembly Meet Over Removal Of Road Infrastructure Funds

By ADEBIYI ADEDAPO, Abuja A high powered delegation of the executive arm of government yesterday held closed door meeting with the leadership of the National Assembly...

Osinbajo Receives 2017 Budget From National Assembly

BEVERLY HILLS, May 19, (THEWILL) – The Presidency on Friday confirmed that the National Assembly has formally transmitted the 2017 Appropriation Bill recently passed...

Nigerian Appointed Acting President UN General Assembly

Nigeria was on Thursday appointed as the Acting President to preside over the 81st Plenary Meeting of UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters. Nigeria’s...

Lawyer Wants Buhari Impeached for Wording of Vacation Letter to National Assembly

A Lagos-based human rights lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, has called on the National Assembly to commence impeachment proceedings against President Muhammadu Buhari over...

Adeleke: Osun Assembly Declares 3-Day Mourning

The State of Osun House of Assembly has declared Monday to Wednesday as mourning period in honour of the first civilian governor of the State, Senator Isiaka Adeleke....

Rain Wreck Havoc at Kwara Assembly

From: LAYI OLANREWAJU, Ilorin Property worth millions of Naira were destroyed, on Wednesday night, at the Kwara State House of Assembly Complex in Ilorin, by heavy storm...