Tag: House of Representatives

Isime EseneNovember 20, 2014

Why we invaded the National Assembly today – Police HQ

by Isi Esene The Nigerian Police have explained its role in the commotion which was generated after the Speaker of ...

YEditorNovember 20, 2014

Confusion as @PoliceNG tear gas #OurNASS

by James Sambo   Members of the police have used tear gas in the National Assembly complex as the House ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 18, 2014

@SpeakerTambuwal reportedly dumps presidential bid for #Sokoto governorship

by James Sambo Aminu Tambuwal, the speaker of the House of Representatives, has apparently dumped his presidential aspiration in favour ...

YEditorNovember 17, 2014

I don’t have an issue with my security’s withdrawal – @SpeakerTambuwal

by Laila Ibrahim The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal has withdrawn his suit challenging the removal of ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 15, 2014

This is what Kate Henshaw’s mother feels about her political aspiration (READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju   Nollywood actress, Offiong Kate Henshaw may be headstrong about her journey to politics, but her mother is ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 5, 2014

No Security needed: Speaker, Aminu Tambuwal drives himself around town

by  Kolapo Olapoju Aminu Tambuwal has shown that he can successfully move around without the help of his security aides. ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 4, 2014

“You are an endangered species” – House of Representatives to probe WAEC

by Ubong Nduonofit It seems as though the problems of the education sector will get worse before it eventually gets better ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 4, 2014

PDP Reps get green light to sack Tambuwal, as court stops early resumption

by James Sambo Peoples Democratic Party lawmakers in the House of Representatives have been given the green light to sack ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 4, 2014

Ihedioha, Muazu, Adoke and PDP – Tambuwal unmasks the faces of his detractors

by Ibrahim Panshak The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, who defected from the PDP to the All Progressives ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 31, 2014

Jonathan descrates Nigeria’s democracy by removing Tambuwal’s security – APC

by James Sambo In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, ...

SolaOctober 29, 2014

Reps tell FG what to do about Adadevoh and #Ebola

by Laila Ibrahim The Federal Government has been urged by the house of representatives to immortalize late Dr Stella Adadevoh ...

SolaOctober 28, 2014

@PDPNigeria has something to say to Tambuwal

by Anike Jacobs The Speaker, House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, has been urged by The National Working Committee (NWC) of ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 28, 2014

Speaker, Aminu Tambuwal formally defects to APC

by James Sambo The Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has ditched the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, ...

YEditorOctober 23, 2014

New Bill seeks to raise NYSC transport allowance from N150 a month (DETAILS)

by James Sambo The House of Representatives has passed for second reading, a Bill seeking a better welfare package for ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 16, 2014

House of Reps vote to remove immunity clause for President and Governors, but what does it mean?

by Kolapo Olapoju Members of the House of Representatives have endorsed new amendments to the 1999 Constitution, one of which ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 10, 2014

“Old age, integrity, trust” – These are the reasons why Buhari will not win the APC primaries

by James Sambo Abdulmumin Jibrin, the Chairman on Finance, House of Representatives has urged General Muhammodu Buhari to maintain his ...

YEditorSeptember 23, 2014

APC reps walk out of plenary over $9.3 million jet

by Laila Ibrahim The House of Representatives session got off to a rowdy start this morning as opposition lawmakers stormed ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 12, 2014

It just got real: Desmond Elliot is contesting for political office under APC (LOOK)

by Kolapo Olapoju Just when it seemed we had seen the last entertainer hop aboard the bandwagon of politics, Nollywood ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 7, 2014

Change is inevitable: Singer, 9ice unveils campaign banner for ‘house of representatives’

by Kolapo Olapoju If you still had any iota of doubt that 9ice was going into politics, this will totally ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 25, 2014

NMA strike: New salary structure for doctors takes off January 2015

by Olorunwa Lawal The House of Representatives on Monday, 25 August announced that the new salary structure for doctors would ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 19, 2014

Blame it on electricity: Legislator says power problem responsible for WAEC failure (READ)

by Azubuike Azikiwe Chief Yomi Ogunnusi, a member of the House of Representatives, says the epileptic power situation in the ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

Speaker, Aminu Tambuwal set to defect to APC [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju   Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, the Speaker of the house of representatives, is reportedly set to jump ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 7, 2014

“You slap your husband in public!” | “You make women cry!” | Gov Okorocha & Senator Anyanwu are fighting in Imo [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju   There is absolutely no love lost between the Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha and a ...

writerJuly 30, 2014

Lawmakers are BROKE: House of representatives demand N30m quarterly allowance

by Kolapo Olapoju Lawmakers of the lower chamber of the National Assembly are reportedly cash strapped as a result of the ...

February 8, 2014

Dele Momodu: Searching for the Nigerian messiah

by Dele Momodu That road is paved and littered with thorns. There is nothing any one can do for his ...

February 7, 2014

Opinion: Dear House of Representative Committee on Finance the answer your 50 questions lie with you

by Omo Issachar Then, of course, there is the political dimension to the whole issue: why are these questions being ...

January 1, 2014

29 PDP reps to ‘defect to the APC between January and February’

by Chi Ibe 29 members of the House of Representatives, will be leaving the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the ...

December 26, 2013

Opinion: Why PDP is like NCNC – and why it will fail if it doesn’t listen

by Garba Shehu The people have sounded the bugle and come 2015, they want to build a new Nigeria with ...

December 22, 2013

Elnathan John: Before it is too late – An open letter from the next President to the incumbent

by Elnathan John Do you see what is happening in the House of Representatives? APC now has a majority. But ...

December 22, 2013

So true, so false: 40 more PDP legislators ‘set to decamp to the APC’

by ‘Jola Sotubo The exodus being witnessed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is apparently still to continue as reports ...

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