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NASS invasion: APC reacts as FG orders probe

The Federal Government has expressed shock at the invasion of the National Assembly and the subsequent snatching of Senate mace by thugs on...

PDP: Buhari, APC responsible for NASS invasion

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) condemns the invasion of the National Assembly and decries the seizure of the Senate mace as a direct assault...
buhari, budget

NASS shifts 2018 Budget approval to May

The National Assembly has postponed the approval of this year’s budget till May, 2018. This is contrary to expectations that the 2018 budget estimates of...
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Court restrains NASS on Electoral Act amendment

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, asked the National Assembly not to take any action on the Bill amending the Electoral Act which...
2018 budget, nass

Senate: No date yet for budget passage

The Senate on Tuesday said there was no date yet for the passage of the 2018 Budget. Senate’s spokesperson, Sen. Sa’abi Abdullahi, said this while...
buhari, budget

Buhari declines assent to Electoral Amendment Bill 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday declined assent to the Electoral Amendment Bill 2018 recently passed by the National Assembly. The bill provides for the Presidential...
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RMAFC cautions NASS on creation of account to capture all excess revenue

The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has urged the National Assembly to be mindful of the constitution in its bid to...
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Constitution: States pass 15 amendments, seek power devolution

Houses of Assembly, on Thursday, flayed the National Assembly for rejecting the bill seeking to adopt devolution of powers in the ongoing constitution amendment...
excess crude account, nass

Presidency: We didn’t stop ministers, MDAs from honouring legislative summons

The Presidency has said that there is no directive from President Muhammad Buhari stopping heads of agencies or ministers from attending any legislative engagement. Mr...
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2019: Senate, Reps adopt reordered sequence of election

The National Assembly Conference Committee on Electoral Act (amendment) Bill, on Tuesday, adopted the re-ordered sequence of the 2019 General Elections, making presidential election...