The Bauchi State Commissioner for Commerce and Industries, Mohammmed Sadiq, has resigned his appointment, following a political fall-out between Governor Bala Mohammed and ex-Speaker Yakubu Dogara.
The Chairman, Board of Trustees, BoT, of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Walid Jubrin, has said the former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, defected to All Progressives Congress, APC, in anticipation for the 2023 presidential or vice presidential ticket.
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressive Congress, APC.
The Federal High Court Abuja, has fixed May 17 to deliver judgment in a suit seeking the removal of Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and 52 other lawmakers.
The Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara on Wednesday decried the high rate of foreign medical trips by Nigerians.
Who leads the 9th National Assembly is already a contentious issue. Although the National Assembly is self-regulatory, the controversy was sparked off by the endorsement of personalities for the positions of the Senate President and Speaker House of Representatives by the leadership of All Progressives Congress, APC.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said that the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to cancel the Tafawa Balewa local government governorship election results in Bauchi state lacks substance and is a clear departure from the provision of the law.
The Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has decried low turn-out of voters in Saturday’s Gubernatorial and State Assembly elections in Bauchi state.
Atiku Abubakar, Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called for the unconditional release of party members illegally arrested and detained for political reasons in the just-concluded presidential election.
Bauchi state governor, Mohammed Abubakar, on Tuesday dismissed fraud claims by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, describing the speaker as a sinking man desperate to hold on to any straw for survival.
Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar, has faulted the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, for accusing him of fraud.
The House of Representative has started investigations into the activities of the National Pension Commission, PENCOM, from April 2017 to date on the alleged violation of the Act establishing the commission.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, says a living wage is aptly appropriate for Nigerian workers rather than a national minimum wage because of the country’s harsh economic reality.
The political scene in the country is to say the least quite intriguing. The heightening of the political temperature all started with the carefully orchestrated irreconcilable differences between the leadership of the National Assembly and the Executive arm of government,
The House of Representatives upon resumption for the 2019 legislative duty on Wednesday, adjourned proceedings till Thursday in honour of late Rep. Abayomi Ayeola and former President Shehu Shagari.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has appointed the Deputy Senate President, Dr Ike Ekweremadu and the Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara have been appointed Technical Advisers to the presidential candidate of the party, Atiku Abubakar.
President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Monday said vote buying is a threat to the nation’s democracy.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has condemned the distribution of cash some Nigerians at the when the 2019 general election is around the corner, saying no matter how noble the intent may be, such endeavors amount to vote buying and inducement.