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    Metro Workers cut off electricity, water supply at N’Assembly – Newtelegraph

    Civil servants under the aegis of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), yesterday make good their threat as they cut off electricity and water supply in the National Assembly complex to begin their four-day warning strike. The workers, who stormed the National Assembly as early...
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    Metro Protesters to shut down National Assembly Tuesday – Daily Post Nigeria

    National Assembly staff under the aegis of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN), have fixed Dec. 4 to stage a protest over unpaid salaries and allowances. Mr Suleiman Haruna, the union’s Secretary-General, announced this in a statement in Abuja. Haurna said the first phase of the...
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    Metro PDP Asks NASS to Probe Killing of Over 100 Soldiers –

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the National Assembly to probe the “compromises” and other acts of neglect that led to the killing of over 100 soldiers by the Boko Haram insurgents. The opposition party also accused the Buhari Presidency of condoning extra-judicial killing in the...
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    Politics With Less Than 10 Senators Present, Senate Postpones Proceedings – Tori News

    Poor attendance at the Red Chamber in the National Assembly has forced the leadership to adjourn ... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Budget: Why Buhari shouldn’t blame National Assembly – Newtelegraph

    President Muhammadu Buhari a few days ago, in his usual characteristics of self-righteousness and buck passing blamed tardiness in the passage of budgets by the National Assembly for the delay in the completion of projects across the country by his government. He spoke when he received a …...
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    Metro ‘We beefed up security to stop Shiites’ invasion of National Assembly’ – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The Guards Brigade of the Nigeria Army has said it beefed up security around the Three-arms zone on Wednesday and Thursday to forestall Shiites Islamic Sect’s planned invasion of the National Assembly. It said the move followed intelligence reports, which indicated … Read more via The...
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    Politics We must consider the importance of Legislative Bills not assented to by the President – YNaija

    Over the course of the past 4 (four) years, the 8th Nigerian Senate has outperformed all others before it. Having passed over 200 bills and counting, it is safe to say members of the..... Read more via YNaija – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Nigerians Slam National Assembly over Extension of Recess – Thisdaylive News

    Some Nigerians have decried the latest postponement of the resumption date of the National Assembly … Read more via Thisdaylive News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Senate, House of Reps Will No Longer Resume This Month – OluFamous.Com

    The National Assembly has postponed its resumption from the ongoing two-month annual recess … Read more via OluFamous.Com – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics 2019: Why NASS Should Not Reconvene In September – Shehu Sani, Abaribe, Others – Nairaland

    Members of the National Assembly have called on the leadership of both chambers to extend their resumption from September 25 to the second week of October. A cross section of the federal lawmakers from both the Senate and House of Representatives, who … Read more via Nairaland –...
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    Politics INEC budget: Fresh hurdles as National Assembly pushes resumption to Oct – Punch Nigeria Newspapers

    Members of the National Assembly have called … Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics APC Extends Deadline For Sale And Submission Of Forms – Sahara Reporters

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced an extension of the deadline for the … Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics 2019: With Team Work PDP will Win Presidency, Says Paradang – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    A former Controller General of the Immigration Service, Mr. David Paradang, has charged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to work as a team, saying that if the members work together, winning the presidency would not be a difficult task.... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper –...
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    Politics ‘Security votes illegal’ – Tanko Yakassai faults President, governors – Daily Post Nigeria

    Elder statesman, Alhaji Tanko Yakassai has described as unconstitutional the release of special funds to the President and the 36 states governors as security votes. According to him, the idea of security... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Buhari will treat Electoral Act Amendment Bill this week, says Enang – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    President Muhammadu Buhari will attend to the Electoral Act Amendment Bill before the expiration of the 30 days constitutional provision, the presidency has assured.Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters.... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspapers –...
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    Politics NASS Joint Committee Meets, Asks INEC To Re-present Buhari’s N143bn Budget Tomorrow – Sahara Reporters

    After a meeting of members of the Joint Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), chaired by Senator Suleiman Nazif, on Monday, the committee has asked the electoral commission to re-present its budget tomorrow. The executive session of the joint committee began at...
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    Politics 2019 polls budget: NASS panels uphold N143bn, reject N189.2bn – Punch Newspapers

    The Senate and House of Representatives Joint Committees on Electoral Matters have adopted N143bn as the workable budget for the 2019 polls. The committee members, just rising... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Reps react to alleged plot to shift resumption of plenary to October 12 – Daily Post Nigeria

    Chairman, House Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Abdulrazak Namdas, has reacted to … Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics 2019 Polls Budget: National Assembly Panel Suspends Deliberations Indefinitely – Tori News

    The lawmakers have halted the deliberations on the INEC budget which has been frowned at by a ... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Presidency urges National Assembly to concentrate on issues of national interest – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The Presidency yesterday urged the National Assembly to dwell more on issues of national interest rather that engage in the subterfuge and drama being played out in the nation’s parliament. Basking … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News –...