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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Saraki reacts as Buhari finally signs Minimum Wage Bill into law – Daily Post Nigeria

    Senate President, Bukola Saraki has reacted as President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Minimum Wage Repeal and Reenactment Bill, 2019 into law. DAILY POST had reported that Senator Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters(Senate) disclosed this while...
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    Politics NASS: Details of Buhari’s meeting with Oshiomhole, APC Reps-elect emerge – Daily Post Nigeria

    The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiohmole, has vowed that the party will not repeat the mistakes of 2015 as regards the election of officials for the ninth National Assembly. NAN reports that Oshiohmole stated this at a dinner organised in honour of House …...
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    Politics Sani Raises the Alarm over Alleged Conspiracy Between INEC, El-Rufai – Thisdaylive

    Senator Shehu Sani, representing Kaduna Central Senatorial zone, has alleged a conspiracy between Governor Nasir el-Rufai and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to pervert the course of justice at the National Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal sitting in Kaduna. Addressing a...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Worker’s car stolen on National Assembly premises – Punch Newspapers

    A Honda Accord car belonging to a worker at the National Assembly was stolen from the premises during work hours on Friday. The victim, Mr Mathias Obaje, of the Legislative Scrutiny Department, Directorate of the... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics 9th Assembly Speakership: Why Northern Govs are showing interest in who emerges – Vanguard News

    Though an express pronouncement on the zoning arrangement by the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is still underway, one thing is, however, sure: There will be a contest for speakership and deputy speakership of the House of Representatives.... Read more via Vanguard News –...
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    Politics National Assembly’s 2018 budget published [SEE DETAILS] – Daily Post Nigeria

    The National Assembly has published details of its budget for the year 2018. This was disclosed on the official Twitter handle of the Office of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Friday.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics APC can’t impose leadership on 9th National Assembly –Farouk – Newtelegraph

    The All Progressives Congress (APC), which won majority seats at the National Assembly in the general elections, is planning to lord it over the opposition in the 9th National Assembly by grabbing every leadership position. But, a former … Read more via Newtelegraph –
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    Politics Why National Assembly should probe Buhari – PDP govt – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the National Assembly to probe the borrowing spree of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government. PDP said the National Assembly should probe the terms of the borrowing and the handling of the funds. In a statement issued yesterday by its...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 9th Assembly and the speakership contest – Vanguard News Nigeria

    AS Nigerians get set to usher in the Ninth National Assembly, especially in the House of Representatives, in June this year, the quest for who emerges as Speaker has rightly dominated discourse in the polity..... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics 64 senators, 151 reps fail to return to N/Assembly – Daily Trust

    As APC forms majority in Senate, House No fewer than 64 serving senators and 151 members of the House of … Read more via Daily Trust – Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Proposed Armed Forces Act’ll ensure efficient justice system in military – MINISTER – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Minister of Defence, Mansur Muhammad Dan Ali yesterday said some provisions in the proposed Armed Forces Act, if approved by the National Assembly and the Presidency, would ensure efficient, fair and swift administration of justice in the military..... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria –...
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    Metro N27,000 minimum wage, NLC to storm NASS Monday – Newtelegraph

    Following the transmission of a new minimum wage bill pegged at N27,000 to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has concluded arrangements to engage members of NASS, to ensure that … Read more via Newtelegraph – Get...
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    Politics Buhari signs disability bill into law – Vanguard News Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the Discrimination Against Persons with disabilities (Prohibition) Act, 2018. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Senator, Ita Enang, in a statement … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Presidency Transmits Minimum Wage Bill To National Assembly – Nairaland

    The Presidency on Wednesday evening confirmed the transmission of the National Minimum Wage Bill to the National Assembly for necessary legislative actions. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Senator Ita Enang, disclosed this to one of our...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 20 Lawmakers Who Shaped the 8th Assembly – Thisdaylive

    As the 469-member eighth National Assembly begins the last lap of its legislative race on January 16, Deji Elumoye and Shola Oyedipo, examine the roles played by 20 of the lawmakers in shaping the direction of the federal legislative in the last three and a half years... Read more via...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro More Trouble for 2019 Budget as Oil Price Slumps to $53 – Thisdaylive

    The implementation of the 2019 budget presented recently to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari has continued to face increasing threats as oil prices dropped further yesterday, nearing their lowest level … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Atiku takes on buhari on claims : ‘Some projects have been abandoned, not completed’ – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has punctured some of the claims made by President Muhammadu Buhari during his budget presentation to the joint session of the National Assembly last week.... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria –...
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    Politics National Assembly must apologize to Nigerians for booing Buhari, says Sen. Ayogu Eze – Vanguard News Nigeria

    A former senator and governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the ... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics 2019: Buhari presented hopeless budget to National Assembly – Saraki – Daily Post Nigeria

    Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has described the 2019 budget proposal as hopeless. The appropriation bill was presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to a joint session of the National Assembly on Wednesday. Saraki said the budget proposal, as presented by President Buhari, failed to...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Bukola Saraki Blasts APC After Buhari Was Booed At National Assembly – Nairaland

    Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday, fired at the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), hours after President Muhammadu Buhari was booed as he presented the 2019 Budget. In his statement posted on his official Facebook … Read more via Nairaland – Get...