Reps consider overriding Buhari’s veto on statutory delegates

House of Representatives Angered by the loss of their colleagues at the just concluded primary election, members of the House of Representatives have taken steps...

National Assembly Resumes, Adjourns Plenary till Afternoon

The National Assembly resumed legislative businesses on Tuesday but shifted plenary from 10am to 12 noon. Although no reason was advanced for the two-hour delay,...

Abaribe, Abdullahi Formally Resign As Senate Leaders

Senate Minority Leader Enyinnaya Abaribe Senators Enyinnaya Abaribe and Yahaya Abdullahi have formally resigned their positions as the minority and majority leaders of the Senate...

ASUU: Reps intervene as students shut down Lagos-Abeokuta road

The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives has ordered relevant committees of the chamber to intervene in the crisis between the Federal Government...

Reps Summons Petroleum Minister, NNPC GMD, Others Over State Of Refineries

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kyari The House of Representatives ad-hoc committee investigating the state of refineries...

Reps Clear Oil Marketers Accused of Importing Contaminated Fuel

The four oil marketers/importers initially fingered by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) as being responsible for the importation of the Off-Spec fuel have...

Buhari Transmits Money Laundering, Terrorism Prevention Bills To Reps

President Muhamadu Buhari has transmitted the Money Laundering and Terrorism Prevention Bills 2022 to the House of Representatives for consideration and passage into law. Deputy Speaker...

Again, Senate Passes Peace Corps Bill

  The Senate yesterday passed the Nigerian Peace Corps following the consideration of a report by the Committee on Interior.  A member of the committee, Senator...

Reps to probe alleged disappearance of transit buses in FCT

  The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the alleged disappearance of transit busses provided by the Federal Government for transport service within the...

House extends 2021 capital budget implementation to May 31

The House of Representative yesterday followed the footsteps of the Senate when it approved the extension of the implementation of the capital component of...

Senate extends 2021 budget implementation to May 31

The Senate on Tuesday extended the implementation of the 2021 Appropriation Act from 31st March to 31st May 2022. The extension was approved following the...

Alleged $9.8m Fraud: Court Frees Ex-NNPC GMD, Andrew Yakubu, Of Corruption

Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court in Abuja, has dismissed the corruption charges filed against a former Group Managing Director of the...

Reps discover over N300 billion hidden in banks

The Ad hoc committee set up by the House of Representatives to investigate and recover unclaimed funds trapped in various commercial banks said it...

Update: Malami plans to delete Section 84(12) Of the Electoral Act

  Abubakar Malami, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice,  has declared that relevant government agencies are working on implementing the court order...

Anti-graft Agency, EFCC Seizes Obiano’s Passport, as Former Anambra Governor Regains Freedom

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has released the former governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano after he perfected his bail conditions. The former...

BREAKING: Reps to appeal judgement on Section 84(12), petition NJC

The House of Representatives has decided to appeal the judgement of the Federal High Court sitting in Umuahia, asking the Attorney General of the...

Banditry: Reps Urge FG To Address Plights Of Kaduna 106 Communities

The House of Representatives has called on the federal government to address the plights of victims of banditry, kidnapping and other criminal activities of...

Reps Reject Bill To Stop Public Officers’ Children From Going Abroad For Studies

The House of Representatives has rejected a bill that seeks to regulate the way children of public officers are going outside the country to...

Constitution Review: How lawmakers voted

YES Establishment of the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation and the Office of the Accountant General of the Federal Government Separation...

Reps reject life pension for National Assembly presiding officers

The House of Representatives has voted against Bill 16 which proposed life pension for presiding officers of the National Assembly, in the ongoing amendment...