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NASS insists on LG autonomy

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesday in Abuja said the National Assembly was committed to ensuring that local government...
pdp

PDP to NASS: Investigate release of $1bn to fight insurgency

The  opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the National Assembly to investigate the approval by the National Economic Council (NEC) for the...
oil

NASS passes MTEF, raises oil benchmark to $47 per barrel

The two chambers of the National Assembly, on Tuesday, passed the long-awaited 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and the Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP). This...
excess crude account, nass

Senate calls for abolition of Excess Crude Account

The Senate, on Tuesday, called for the abolition of Excess Crude Account (ECA). The Upper Chamber also called on the executive to pay the amount...
buhari, budget

Buhari presents 2018 appropriation bill to NASS, says ‘N8.612trn Budget will sustain steady economic...

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, presented an appropriation bill of N8.612 trillion for 2018. The President, while presenting the document before the joint session of...
buhari, budget, nass

Buhari lays 2018 Budget estimates before joint NASS sitting Nov 7

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, November 7, lay the 2018 Appropriation Bill before a joint session of the National Assembly. Mr Yakubu Dogara, the...
mma2, nass, aviation

NASS Committee on Aviation visits MMA2

L-R: Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, Hon. Nkeiruka Onyejeocha; Chief Executive Officer, Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), Captain Olubunmi Williams; Chairman, Senate...

Security mix-up: Buhari to host NASS leaders to dinner on Tuesday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday host the leadership of the National Assembly to dinner at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. At a private dinner with...
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Constitution Amendment: NASS to revisit Bill on devolution of powers

Deputy Senate President, Mr Ike Ekweremadu, says National Assembly will revisit issue of devolution of powers to unbundle it and make Federal Government more...
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Nobody can intimidate NASS, says Dogara

The National Assembly says it cannot be intimidated into abandoning its duty of providing platform for Nigerians to agree or disagree on any proposed...