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    Video Nigeria News Today - Watch As Lawmakers Exchange Blows During Budget Presentation - 19/12/2018

    #naijanewstoday #Nigerianewtoday "Nigerian bulletin - For Top Links to today's latest news and updates -" Lawmakers exchange blows during budget presentation...
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    Politics NASS invasion: My boys not involved – IGP Idris cries out – – The Sun Newspaper

    The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has said that the Police were not involved in the siege on the National Assembly. He described the siege as ‘a surprise’ to him.... Read more via – The Sun Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Uncertainty over $1 billion Excess Crude deduction – BusinessDay News

    The claims by the National Economic Council ( NEC) that the $1 billion , (N305b ) they approved for procurement of security equipment to fight insecurity has not been spent has cast.... Read more via BusinessDay News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Nigerian National Assembly Hit By Offensive Odour Due To Power Outage, Lack Of Water - Daily Post

    The Senate and House of Representatives wings of the National Assembly on Monday was ‘greeted’ with a terrible ordour due to power and water outage throughout the working hours. READ MORE HERE
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    Buhari acted in national interest – NEC defends president over $496m - Naija Ng News

    The National Economic Council has said President Buhari acted in the nation’s interest when he withdrew $496m to purchase fighter aircraft without approval from NASS . The Council recalled that Nigeria had been trying to purchase the equipment … Read more via Nigeria News today & Breaking...
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    Politics REPORT: How Nigerian Senators Spend Multi-Million Naira ‘Jumbo Pay’ - Sahara Reporters

    N1.8 million on newspapers. N10 million for domestic trips. N1.5 million to maintain a computer — every three months. A newly-obtained National Assembly spending document cited these and nine similar expenses as leading justifications for the multi-million naira payouts lawmakers rake in...
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    Politics Arms Procurement: There’ll Be Trouble If Buhari Approves $1bn Without NASS - Rep - Vanguard News

    The House of Representatives said, yesterday, that there would be trouble if President Muhammadu Buhari approves any money for arms procurement without approval by the National Assembly. Chairman, House Committee on Army, Rimande Shawulu, who stated this yesterday, said the President lacks the...
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    Politics National Assembly moves to reject President Buhari’s N4.2 trillion bonds – TODAY.NG

    Strong indications have emerged that fresh crisis may loom between the legislature and the executive as senators are poised to reject the request of President Muhammadu Buhari for the approval of a N4.2 trillion bond. It was gathered that the senators had taken this decision before they...
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    Politics Electoral Amendment Bill: Senate Initiates Process To Override Veto - Thisdaylive

    The Senate yesterday formally put into motion the process of overriding President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto of the Electoral Act Amendment bill 2018, by re-introducing the bill at plenary. The bill was passed through first reading without any incidence as bills are not debated at this stage. This...
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    Politics Governors Back National Assembly On Electoral Amendment Bill - Thisdaylive

    Governors on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and some All Progressives Congress (APC) governors have quietly thrown their weight behind the move by the National Assembly to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto on the Electoral (Amendment) Bill, 2018, which is proposing...
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    Politics Senate Begins Fresh Process Of Electoral Act Amendment - Channels TV

    The Senate on Tuesday said the amendment has been listed on its Order Paper for First Reading. However, it is not clear at this point what the specific areas for amendment are in this fresh exercise, or if the Senate is still holding firm to the proposed amendments in the ongoing exercise...
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    Politics Order of Elections: Bribe Claims Rock National Assembly - The Nation

    Lawmakers may have dumped their agreement with party chiefs to pull the brakes on their plan to override the President’s veto of the Electoral Amendment Bill reversing the order of elections, The Nation learnt yesterday. Unless the National Caucus meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC)...
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    Politics NASS members ‘harassing’ us for bribes to pass budgets — heads, federal agencies - Premium Times

    Some Nigerian federal lawmakers are demanding bribes as conditions for passing the 2018 budgets of federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), some heads of these agencies have told PREMIUM TIMES. The officials say the unceasing demand for gratification is responsible for the...
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    Politics Dino Melaye, 3 Others, Charged with Criminal Conspiracy –

    The Police have charged Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West) and three others with criminal conspiracy and unlawful possession of prohibited firearms before a Federal High Court in Lokoja. According to Police spokesman Jimoh Moshood, the case was filed on March 16, following the confession of a...
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    Politics CBN Dep Gov Nominees, Others Undergo Senate C’ttee Screening – Thisdaylive

    Likely to be confirmed on Wednesday Damilola Oyedele in Abuja The Senate Committee on Banking and Financial Institutions, on Monday screened President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominees for Deputy Governors of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mrs. Aisha Ahmad and Mr. Edward Adamu. The committee also...
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    Politics Election Re-ordering: Saraki, Dogara Meet Principal Officers Today On Veto Override - Vanguard News

    The principal officers of the two chambers of National Assembly, led by Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker Yakubu Dogara of the House of Representatives, are meeting today to finalise plans to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto on the Electoral Act Amendment Bill. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics Why I exposed senators’ salaries – Shehu Sani – PM NEWS Nigeria

    The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani has explained the reason behind his revelation of the hidden salaries of senators. The post Why I exposed senators’ salaries – Shehu Sani appeared first on PM NEWS Nigeria. Read more via PM NEWS Nigeria –...
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    Politics Senate To Write CJN Over Court Judgment Stopping Electoral Act Amendment - Punch Newspapers

    The Senate has resolved to write the Chief Justice of the Federation, Justice Walter Onnoghen, to expressed their reservations about the judgment by a Federal High Court stopping the National Assembly from overriding President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto on the amended Electoral Act. READ MORE...
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    Politics 8 APC Governors Gag National Assembly Over Elections Sequence Bill – PDP - New Telegraph

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has constituted eight governors to gag the National Assembly not to veto President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to assent to the amended Electoral Act by the National Assembly. The party also said Nigerians...