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Waterways accidents worry NIWA 

Dredging: NIWA asks Lagos State to caution its lawmakers

  The face off between the National inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) and Lagos State Government over dredging activities may enter another phase as the authority...

Femi Gbajabiamila

Lawmakers adjourn plenary indefinitely

  The House of Representatives will, after a brief sitting today, adjourn plenary indefinitely as coronavirus spreads in Nigeria, especially in the Federal Capital...

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari: Lawmakers wasted N1trillion on phantom constituency projects

  President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the over N1 trillion spent on the constituency projects of National Assembly members in the last 10 years has produced no...

NPA writes lawmakers, insists on Lagos safe anchorage cancellation

  The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has written a letter to the National Assembly kicking against the creation of the Lagos Secured Anchorage Area (SAA) and...

Lawmakers accuse NIWA of dubious contracts

Lawmakers accuse NIWA of dubious contracts

  The House of Representatives and Senate Committees have allegedly discovered infractions worth billions of Naira appropriated for National Inland Waterways Agency...

Lawmakers probe Sterling Oil over alleged abuse of local content law

Lawmakers probe Sterling Oil over alleged abuse of local content law

  The House of Representatives has called for the probe of Sterling Oil Exploration and Energy Production Company Limited (SEEPCO) over its alleged non-adherence to...

Lawmakers probe Transportation Secretary Chao’s ties to family shipping business

Lawmakers probe Transportation Secretary Chao’s ties to family shipping business

  A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Monday demanded documents from Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao as part of a new investigation into whether she has...

Total urges mandatory use of life jackets on Nigeria’s waterways

Nigeria lawmakers ask Total to refund $592m

The House of Representatives on Thursday asked Total Exploration and Production Nigeria to refund $592 million to the Nigerian government. This was sequel to the...

Reps propose ban on fish importation in two years

Lawmakers to probe Presidential Amnesty Programme

The House of Representatives on Wednesday resolved to raise an ad hoc committee to investigate alleged “massive corruption and outright embezzlement of funds” at the...

Nigerian pilots to form backbone of Nigeria Air - Sirika

Lawmakers caution Aviation Minister over planned $461m loan

The House of Representatives has cautioned the minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, over plans to secure $461 million loan “to reconstruct and upgrade facilities in...

Sugar imports: Kenyan lawmakers rejects committees' call to probe ministers

Lawmakers ask FG to end sugar importation

By Omotilewa Quadri   The House of Representatives has called on the Federal Government to urgently review regulations on sugar importation, applying high tariff to...

Reps propose ban on fish importation in two years

Lawmakers ask FG to stop sale of NLNG shares

The House of Representatives has called on the Federal Government to suspend the planned sale of its 49 per cent share capital at the Nigerian Liquified Natural Gas...