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Maritime: House investigates NPA, NIWA

The House of Representatives on Monday launched a probe into the activities in Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA). The...

National Assembly to pass 2018 budget next week

National Assembly to pass 2018 budget next week

Senate President, Bukoka Saraki and the House of Representatives Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, have disclosed that the 2018 budget will not be passed this week. Both leaders...

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Reps bicker over purchase of $496m fighter jets

  The House of Representatives plenary on Tuesday turned rowdy over calls for President Muhammadu Buhari’s impeachment by a member of the Peoples’ Democratic...

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National Assembly extends 2017 budget spending till May

The National Assembly on Tuesday said it wants to extend the 2017 budget spending to May 31, pending the passage and presidential assent of the 2018 appropriation bill....

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Ajaokuta: Reps fast-track bill to prevent concession

A bill to primarily stop the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, from initiating or concluding any concession plans on Ajaokuta Steel Company...

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National Assembly to pass 2018 budget in April

The National Assembly has fixed April 24th as the day it will pass the 2018 budget. According to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, who made the...

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Reps probes alleged importation of arms, ammunition by Gov. Bello

  The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the alleged importation of arms, ammunition and military equipment by Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya...

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Reps to issue arrest warrant against Peterside

The House of Representatives adhoc panel investigating the status of Treasury Single Account (TSA) has agreed to issue an arrest warrant against the Director...

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“Small arms and light weapons are dangerous tools of violence in West Africa for obvious reasons.” Yakubu Dogara, Speaker, House of Representatives.  ...

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Buhari to present 2018 budget to national assembly on Nov 7

President Muhammadu Buhari will present the 2018 budget to the national assembly on Nov 7, he said in a letter on Thursday, seeking to avoid the delays that have...

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Illegal firearms importation: Reps summons Customs CG

The House of Representatives has invited the Nigeria Customs Service and the Department of State Service (DSS) to brief it on the influx of small arms and light weapons...

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Reps set up adhoc committee on PIB

After a two hour debate on three related Bills to the Petroleum Industry Bill, otherwise known as the PIB, on Thursday, members of the House of Representatives set up an...