HOW SENATORS, REPS MEMBERS COLLECTED TONS OF DOLLARS TO PASS CONTROVERSIAL PIB BILL: 7,000 DOLLARS PER SENATOR, REPS GOT 5000 DOLLARS EACH

How Senators Reps allegedly allegedly collected dollars to pass controversial PIB *Uproar as group alleges Senate cleared FCC Chairman with doubtful credentials *Reps move to ensure no Nigerian president, gov,…

3TRILLION AUDIT QUERY: REPS ANGRY WITH MELE KYARI OVER INVITATION SNUB

  N3 trn Audit queries: Reps Express Displeasure over NNPC GMD’s Failure To Honour Invitation Again, ………Say Enough Is Enough,Threaten To Rule In Favour of Govt On Audit Queries ……..as…

GOMBE HOUSE OF REPS MEMBER, VICTOR MELA CONVICTED OF LYING UNDER OATH BY ABUJA COURT

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Zone 6, Wuse, Abuja, on Tuesday, convicted a member of the House of Representatives, Victor Mela, of lying on oath in his…

REPS TO DIFFERENTIATE BETWEEN ABUJA AND FCT IN NEW CONSTITUTION

LEKE BAIYEWU The House of Representatives is considering the proper definitions for Abuja and the Federal Capital Territory in the 1999 Constitution. A bill seeking to differentiate the two locations…

THE WATER RESOURCES BILL IS A DONE DEAL SAYS REPS COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN

Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Water Resources, Hon. Sada Soli, has played down the opposition to the reintroduced Water Resources Bill, saying it won’t change the determination of the…

WHY WE HALTED INVESTIGATIVE HEARINGS, PROBE PANELS BY GBAJABIAMILA

By Tony Akowe and Victor Oluwasegun, Abuja Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has said the decision of the House leadership to halt all investigative hearings and ongoing…

500MIL DOLLAR CHINESE LOAN UNNECESSARY AS LOAN HAS BEEN APPROVED, SAYS REPS

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The House of Representatives on Monday defended its decision to suspend activities of its standing and ad hoc committees, saying there was no hidden agenda. It also…

REPS MEMBERS REJECT 30 SLOTS PER MEMBER 774,000 PUBLIC WORKS ALLOCATION

The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has rejected the 30-job slot allotted to each member of the House for their respective local government areas, in the recruitment exercise…

REPS INVITE AMAECHI, SALEH MAMMAN, ZAINAB AHMES ISA PATAMI, DMO DG OVER DEBTS TO CHINA

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The House of Representatives has summoned the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed and the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami. Also…

NDDC IMC MANAGING DIRECTOR WALKS OUT ON REPS COMMITTEE

Acting Managing Director of Interim Management Committee(IMC) the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Professor Kemebradikumo Pondei and his team on Thursday walked out on the House of Representatives Committee on NDDC, The Nation is…

HOW NDDC SPENT 81BIL IN FOUR MONTHS WITHOUT PROJECTS- HOUSE OF REPS

The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, uncovered the numerous spendings by the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from February to May 2020. The cumulative…

REPS BAR JOURNALISTS FROM COVERAGE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL

Attention. Editor Breaking: Reps bar journalists from Control of Infectious Disease Bill public hearing Journalists were Wednesday barred from covering public hearing on the controversial Control of Infectious Disease Bill…

10 MIL DOLLAR BRIBE: HOUSE OF REPS DRAGS JUDGE BEFORE NJC

The House of Representatives has resolved to write a petition to the National Judiciary Council (NJC) against Justice Taiwo Taiwo of Abuja Federal High Court over a restraining order issued…

GBAJABIAMILA BOWS, AS HOUSE OF REPS DIRECTS PUBLIC HEARING ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL

The House of Representatives has assured that it would hold a public hearing on the Control of Infectious Disease Bill, 2020. Nigerians and several civil society organizations had kicked against…

REPS TOOK 10MIL DOLLAR BRIBE TO PASS CONTROVERSIAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL, CUPP ALLEGES

Urges opposition lawmakers to confront leadership with facts Tuesday Says lower parliament must suspend action, seek wider input By Joseph Erunke – Abuja The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP,…

HOUSE OF REPS BAN OPEN WORSHIP ACROSS NIGERIA, BARS VISITORS TO NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

The House of Representatives, after a two-hour debate on Wednesday, banned all forms of open worships across the country over the corona virus pandemic. It said the measure was based…

HOUSE OF REPS SUSPENDS CONSIDERATION OF BUHARI’S 22.78BIL DOLLAR LOAN REQUEST INDEFINITELY

The House of Representatives has indefinitely suspended the consideration of the $22.79bn external loan request by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). The House had listed the report by…

FEAR OF CORONAVIRUS: REPS TO SUSPEND PLENARY FOR 2 WEEKS

Corona virus: Reps to suspend plenary for two weeks The House of Representatives on Tuesday resolved to suspend plenary for two weeks over the dreaded corona virus now rearing its…

HOUSE OF REPS PROBE 1BILLION DOLLARS APPROVED FOR TUCANO FIGHTER JETS, OTHERS

The House of Representatives has begun investigation into how the Federal Government spent the $1bn special security fund approved for it by the National Assembly. Part of the money was…

MY FATHER WHO DIED AT 86, FATHERED 40 CHILDREN SO THERE IS NO BIG DEAL IN MY HAVING 27 NOW- HON. DOGUWA

Alhassan Ado-Doguwa Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Alhassan Ado-Doguwa, has condemned those who criticised him for showing off his four wives and 27 children…