Tag: lawmaker

AzeezAugust 7, 2017

Obasanjo, Babangida searching for Buhari’s successor – Lawmaker

Lawmaker, Kassim Mohammed Kassim has said three former Nigerian leaders were already searching for President Muhammadu Buhari‘s successor. Kassim, who is ...

AzeezJuly 30, 2017

Arrest any lawmaker refusing to honour invitation | Sagay tells EFCC

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) ...

AzeezJuly 20, 2017

US Senator McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

US Senator John McCain has been diagnosed with brain cancer, his office announced on Wednesday. The statement released said the ...

ToluJune 12, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: EFCC invites Jibrin for additional clarification on budget padding

It’s been almost one year since Honourable Yakubu Dogara shot to political limelight with the budget padding scandal that rocked ...

AzeezMay 17, 2017

Plateau lawmaker dumps PDP for APC

by Azeez Adeniyi Edward Pwajok, a member of the House of Representatives from Plateau State, has defected from the Peoples ...

ToluMarch 18, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Hon Jibrin just asked a valid question we should all pay attention to

Suspended lawmaker, Hon Abdulmumin Jibrin (remember him?) has not stopped commenting on political issues in the country albeit from an ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 15, 2017

Katsina lawmaker, Sani Bello is dead

by Dolapo Adelana Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara Wednesday mourned the passing of a lawmaker from Katsina ...

AzeezFebruary 14, 2017

ALERT! ‘How Buhari’s signature was forged to sell $19m stolen crude oil to China’ – Lawmaker

A member of the House of Representatives, Ehiozuwa Agbonayinma on Tuesday alleged that a top official of the Nigerian National ...

ToluJanuary 22, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Has Hon Jibrin given up on this fight against corruption?

Anyone noticed Hon Abdulmumin Jibrin, Nigeria’s top whistleblower, has been silent for a over a week now? Well, we did ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 6, 2017

The Thread: These allegations against Jibrin look watery

Whistle blower, Hon Jibrin accused @segalink for trying to bribe him for 25M, after claiming that he had a dossier ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 3, 2017

I cannot be underrated in APC – Dino Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye says his political clout cannot be undermined by anybody in the All Progressives Congress (APC). Melaye stated ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 23, 2016

EFCC arrests one of its detective for demanding N15m bribe

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested one of its detectives for allegedly receiving a N15m bribe from ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 21, 2016

Desmond Elliott provides home for homeless woman in Surulere

The lawmaker representing Surulere constituency in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Desmond Elliott has provided a homeless woman with a ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 6, 2016

Bayelsa lawmaker’s father kidnapped on his way to bury his late wife

Unknown gunmen on Saturday kidnapped Chief W.G Watson Iti, the father of the lawmaker representing Brass Constituency 2 in the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 3, 2016

‘I will find you’ | Governor Ajimobi sends a message to assassins

The governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi has expressed sadness over the murder of the lawmaker representing Orelope Constituency at the State ...

Mazi EmekaJune 19, 2016

10 prayer points from Pastor Dino Melaye to get you through the week

Senator Dino Melaye has proven to be a lot of things. From lawmaker to fighter, court jester to self confessed ...

Mazi EmekaMay 27, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

Here are the top five stories to track today. 1) Ese Oruru gives birth to a baby girl 14-year-old Ese ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 20, 2016

Governor Wike to borrow N10 billion to pay salaries

The Rivers State House of Assembly has given the state Governor, Nyeso  Wike, the go-ahead to take a N10 billion loan ...

Mazi EmekaApril 26, 2016

Prisons boss says aides were ‘barbaric, overzealous’ for slapping female lawmaker

Following his summoning to appear before the House Committee on Interior to answer allegations of assaulting a female lawmaker, Onyemachi ...

Mazi EmekaApril 21, 2016

Female lawmaker beaten up for overtaking convoy of Prisons boss

A female member of the Federal House of Representative, Onyemeachi Mprakpor, is alleged to have been beaten up, on Wednesday, ...

Janeth JAugust 2, 2015

Osun lawmaker wants Buhari to revive War Against Indiscipline

During the Buhari/Idiagbon regime, the country experienced discipline in all aspect and there was little or no corruption in the ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 10, 2014

Abducted mother of Ogun lawmaker released

by Godwin Akanfe The kidnapped mother of Hon Remmy Hassan, a member of the Ogun state ‘House of representatives, has been released ...

Isime EseneSeptember 17, 2014

Delta lawmaker ordered out over indecent dressing

by Akan Ido Keston Okoro, a member of the Delta State House of Assembly (DTHA) was yesterday sent out of ...

November 25, 2013

Ondo lawmaker’s death: No, it’s not ‘Magun’, he just slumped and died – Family insists

by ‘Jola Sotubo Following rumours that he died after engaging in sexual intercourse with an unnamed woman, the family of ...

November 23, 2013

Sad news: How Ondo lawmaker slumped and died in Abuja today (PICTURED)

by Adeola Balogun Prominent Ondo State lawmaker, Raphael Oloye Nomiye is dead. Nomiye, who represents the Ilaje/Ese-Odo Federal Constituency in ...

September 4, 2013

Kidnappers of lawmaker’s wife killed by police in Delta

by Oge Okonkwo Operatives of the Delta State Police command have killed two suspected members of a kidnap gang. According to ...

January 3, 2013

Just in: Kidnapped Gombe lawmaker freed

by Isi Esene Jalo Ganga, the member representing Gombe North constituency in Gombe State House of Assembly who waas abducted ...

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