Tag: assembly

AzeezJuly 17, 2017

Lagos Assembly to reduce ex-governors’ pensions

The Lagos State House of Assembly has said it is planning to reduce pension of former governors in the state. ...

AzeezMay 11, 2017

Just In: Delta Assembly speaker impeached, suspended

by Azeez Adeniyi Delta State House of Assembly Speaker, Monday Igbuya has been impeached on Thursday morning, SaharaReporters reports. His ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 7, 2016

Opinion: Collective conscience – one more way to make Nigeria great again

by Sylvester Orukpe Conscience- The sense of right and wrong- the small, still voice that gives moral lessons and advice. A ...

Op-Ed EditorJuly 15, 2016

Opinion: Tinubu’s wife, Dino Melaye and everything wrong with Nigeria

by Reuben Abati “Have you been to Bourdillon? Or rather I should ask when are you going to Bourdillon?” “What’s happening?” ...

Mazi EmekaJune 22, 2016

‘Why freeze Fayose’s account and not investigate Fayemi?’

The Ekiti state House of Assembly, on Tuesday, criticised the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for freezing the account of the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 19, 2016

APC says Wike is collecting 10bn loan ‘to watch UCL final in Milan’

The Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress has lamented that Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike was given approval ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 8, 2016

National Assembly aides at war with Dino Melaye’s brother – Here’s why

Aides of Senators and House of Representatives members under the umbrella of National Assembly Legislative Aides Forum have rejected the ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 2, 2016

Opinion: What next… after signing the 2016 budget?

Year in, year out, the Federal government of Nigeria and indeed the state governments prepare budgets in line with their ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 26, 2016

Saraki, Ekweremadu, others to meet with Buhari over budget controversy

A lasting solution to the standoff between the National Assembly and the Presidency on the 2016 budget, might soon be ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 18, 2016

N12bn worth of ‘strange projects’ discovered in Agriculture ministry’s budget

Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh and his team have reportedly found 386 strange additions worth N12.6 billion in the ministry’s ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 12, 2016

2016 budget: ‘Unholy act by NASS is unacceptable’ – APC

In a continuation of the drama that has so far surrounded the proposed 2016 budget, the All Progressives Congress (APC) ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 2, 2016

Melaye, lover of imported cars, complains about Nigerians who like ‘imported ladies’

There are many sides to Senator Dino Melaye. Senator Dino Melaye is that man who never backs down from a fight. He did ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 28, 2016

Saraki replies Obasanjo’s blistering letter to the Senate

Senate president, Bukola Saraki has penned a reply to the letter sent to the upper chamber of the National Assembly ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 27, 2015

Minority Leader of Osun state Assembly, Oladejo Makinde dies

Oladejo Makinde, the Minority Leader of  the Osun State House of Assembly, is dead. Makinde, who represents Ife Central Constituency ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 9, 2015

Fayose gives N500k to cripple, as State Assembly approves N19.6bn loan (PHOTOS)

Ekiti State House of Assembly has approved N19.6bn loan facilities for the state government. Governor Ayodele Fayose had written two different ...

April 4, 2014

Opinion: The plot to arrest me by the Imo House of Assembly

by Kenneth  Uwadi I have on several occasion condemned the looting of over 3 billion naira Imo tax payers money ...

April 2, 2014

Opinion: Imo House of Assembly and it’s comedians

by Kenneth Uwadi I say boldly that setting up a probe panel to investigate you with your bosom friend as chairman ...

July 21, 2013

Opinion: Why we should apologise to Boko Haram

by Segun Ayobolu Is the Boko Haram leader, Imam Abubakar Shekau, reading this? Or can anybody reach him? Please drop ...

September 5, 2012

TICKER: Taraba Assembly set to impeach deputy governor

MEMBERS of the Taraba State House of Assembly have begun a move to impeach the Deputy Governor, Alhaji Sani Abubakar ...

June 9, 2012

President Jonathan intervenes in Bayelsa Assembly crisis

by Stanley Azuakola On Friday June 7, President Goodluck Jonathan visited his home state of Bayelsa to make an intervention into the ...

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