The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, has said that the commission is ready to “roll out” diaspora voting to enable more eligible Nigerian citizens working in diplomatic missions or those permanently living abroad to vote.
President Muhammadu Buhari’s several initiatives targeted at jobs for the youths and alleviating poverty among women and vulnerable groups remain the best in the history of the country.
The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, on Tuesday, said authorities of the nation’s correctional centres are rejecting new suspects due to non-compliance with the COVID-19 protocols.
The President of Senate, Ahmed Lawan, says the National Assembly, NASS, would ensure justice for victims of alleged abuses by the personnel of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS.
The Federal Government says it remains committed to meeting the nation’s debt obligations as N3.12trillion is earmarked for debt service in 2021 budget proposal.
President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the harmonious relationship between the executive and legislature.
The National Assembly leadership has issued fresh COVID-19 guidelines for the members of the executive arm of the government ahead of Thursday’s presentation of 2021 Appropriation Bill by President Muhammadu Buhari.
President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to Nigerians that are aggrieved with the new Company and Allied Matters Act 2020, CAMA, signed into law on August to be patient and seek reforms in line with democratic practices.
The Center for Citizens with Disability, an NGO, has urged the National Assembly to hasten the confirmation of nominees for the National Disability Commission presented to it by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State says he will not be deterred from rescuing his people from the clutches of Boko Haram insurgency in the state.
A member representing Gaya, Albasu and Ajingi Federal Constituency at the National Assembly, Abdullahi Mahmud-Gaya, has called on the Federal Government to find a lasting solution to flooding in the country.
A former lawmaker who represented Kaduna Central in the 8th National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani, has criticized Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State over his proposal to reward repentant bandits with farmlands and houses.
The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved the transmission of a Proceeds of Crime Recovery and Management Agency Bill to the National Assembly to facilitate the establishment of an Agency for recovered assets.
Since Nigeria’s return to democracy, I paid more attention to what is happening at the National Assembly and I keenly follow the antecedents of legislators.
The Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has denied accusing the National Assembly members of benefitting from the contract scam in the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has called for the separation of the Attorney-General of Federation’s office from the Ministry of Justice during the ongoing constitutional review by the National Assembly.
Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has condemned the increase in the electricity tariff in the country, saying that such policy implementation was ill-timed and ill-advised.
Kano elders under the auspices of Kano Unity Forum have petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari, seeking the halting of a move by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje to obtain multi-billion-naira loan from China Development Bank.
The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has explained that its acting Managing Director, Prof. Keme Pondei, collapsed at the National Assembly because he ignored his doctors’ advice on his state of health.