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    May 14, 2018   The President of West African Action Network on Small Arms (WAANSA), Nigeria Chapter, Mr Jeptha Asimole, has called on President  Muhammadu Buhari to speed up the establishment of National Commission on Control of small Arms in the country Asimole made the call when he led members of the organisation on a ...
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    May 14, 2018 A member of the Senate, Mr Yusuf Yusuf, has urged the media to educate the public on National Assembly roles, saying a lot of misconception surrounded the issue. The lawmaker told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Monday that the call had become necessary in order to set the records ...
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    May 14, 2018   The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CBN) has appealed to the National Assembly to pass the Financial System Strategy (FSS) Bill into law to promote financial inclusion and strengthen electronic payment system. A statement by the Spokesperson for the Institute, Mrs Folake Akintayo, said the CIBN President, Prof. Segun Ajibola, ...
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    May 9, 2018 The Divisional Police Officer in the National Assembly, CSP Sulu-Gambari Abdul, on Wednesday blamed the April 18 invasion of the Senate and removal of the Mace by hoodlums on internal conspiracy. Abdul stated this during an investigative hearing into the incident by joint ad hoc committee investigating the incident. According to him, ...
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    May 7, 2018 No fewer than 2,132 delegates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will participate in Tuesday’s governorship primary election for the July 14 election in Ekiti. The National Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, made this known when he briefed newsmen on preparations for the primary in Abuja on Monday. Ologbondiyan ...
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    May 7, 2018 President Muhammadu Buhari is meeting with Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, behind closed doors. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the president is meeting the two National Assembly leaders barely two hours after his return from Daura, ...
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    May 4, 2018 On Nov. 7, 2017, President Muhammadu Buhari presented the 2018 budget of N8.612 trillion entitled: “Budget of Consolidation’’ to the National Assembly. The Federal Government also made a commitment to submit the 2018 Appropriation Bill to the National Assembly so that it could be passed into law before the end of 2017. ...
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    May 3, 2018 The Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara has expressed solidarity with the Nigerian press on the 2018 World Press Freedom Day, describing free press as necessary ingredient of democracy. In a statement issued on Thursday by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Mr Turaki Hassan, Dogara decried rising violence ...
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    May 1, 2018 The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesday in Abuja, says the House is ready to pass the minimum wage bill as legislature awaits the executive to forward the bill for upward review. Dogara, in a statement to mark 2018 Worker’s Day celebration, signed by his Special Adviser ...
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    May 1, 2018 Governor Rochas Okorocha has said that the members and leaders of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Imo are not aware that Sen. Hope Uzodinma has joined the party. The party in the state heard about the rumour of his entry into the party  like any other Nigerian, Okorocha said in a statement ...