Senate Speaks On Covid-19, Funds, Monitoring, Other Diseases

The chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Senator Ibrahim Oloriegbe, has said at a press conference in the National Assembly yesterday, that the Senate was monitoring the use of Covid-19 funds. The conference was to inform Nigerians on the forthcoming annual legislative summit on health which is to be attended by all major stakeholders in the […]

VGN Storm National Assembly With Guns, See Why

A mild drama ensued at the National Assembly on Tuesday as members of the Vigilante Group of Nigeria (VGN) stormed the Complex to seek legislative backing that will enhance their operations in the country. The Vigilante Group, who mobilised its members from various states in the country, stormed the National Assembly in large numbers to […]

The Number Of Years These Nigerian Politicians Have Spent In The National Assembly Will Shock You

There are apprehensions that some sit-tight Nigerian politicians may take an undue advantage of this privilege and unnecessarily perpetuate themselves in the National Assembly. Below are four Nigerian senators who would have spent at least 16 years, at the upper legislative chamber by 2023. (1.) Ike Ekweremadu (PDP) Senator Ike Ekweremadu has completed four terms […]

NLC Protest: National Assembly Stormed By Members

Members of Nigeria Labour Congress, LNC, in their hundreds, stormed the National Assembly complex in Abuja, demanding the withdrawal of a bill that would remove the National Minimum Wage from the exclusive to the concurrent legislative list. According to the protesting workers, this move does not work in their favour, stressing that it is an […]

CBN Governor Honors NASS Invite Over Ban On Cryptocurrency

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele has honored the invitation by the National Assembly over the ban placed on cryptocurrency. Emefiele arrived NASS on Tuesday to honor the summon by the Senate Joint Committee on Banking Insurance and other financial institutions, TheNewsGuru reports. Recall that CBN had on February 5 […]

The Upper Chamber Cannot Be Bribed – Senate Spokeman

The Senate spokesman, Dr. Ajibola Basiru has said the Upper Chamber cannot be bribed before performing its constitutional duty of screening ambassadors- designate.   This followed an allegation that former service chiefs had offered a $100,000 bribe for ease of screening at the Senate was peddling falsehood.   Dr Bashiru, who spoke on the tasks […]

Breaking: NASS Sends N13.5tn Budget To Buhari For Approval

The National Assembly has sent the 2021 N13.5 trillion Appropriation bill to President Muhammadu Buhari for approval. The bill was approved in an emergency sitting of the National Assembly last week Monday. The approved budget figure by the National Assembly comprises total capital supplementation of N1.06tn, total capital expenditure of N4.1tn, statutory transfers of N496bn, […]

Nigeria Police Attack #ENDSARS Protesters

Nigeria police officers have allegedly attacked #ENDSARS protesters gathered at the front of the National Assembly, Abuja on Friday. Information on the attack was revealed on Friday morning by Rights activist and convener of Concerned Nigerians, Prince Deji Adeyanju via a tweet on his official Twitter handle. Adeyanju identified by the username @adeyanjudeji on Twitter, wrote, “The […]

National Assembly: See This Reps’ Aide Arrested For Breaking Into another Lawmakers Office

We have heard alot about the Nigerian politics, however, it is still shocking to many people that an Adamawa lawmakers assistant could leave his own state matters to burgle another Lawmakers Office from Kano State.   The assistant known as Kabir Muhammed Lawal who works with Mustafa Saidu, a member of the house of Representatives in […]

The Water Bill Can Destroy The Unity Of Nigeria -NLC

The water resources bill the National Assembly has smuggled back into its proceedings has been declared liable to destroy the unity of Nigeria by the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC.   Stating their stand on the bill, the congress warned the senate against passing it into law, saying it is not in the interest of the […]