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  1. Samguine

    Politics Senate Paid Saraki’s Aide’s Wife N150,000/Month For Doing Nothing - Sahara Reporters

    Since 2015, Abiola Aiyegbayo, wife of Bamikole Omisore, Special Adviser on International Relations to Senate President Bukola Saraki, has been receiving monthly salaries of N151,788 from the Senate without rendering any service to the National Assembly, documents obtained by SaharaReporters...
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    National Assembly Can Summon Anyone – Bukola Saraki – Information Nigeria News

    Senate President Bukola Saraki, in what seems like a response to the recent disrespect the National Assembly has suffered in recent times.... Read more via INFORMATION NIGERIA – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    National Assembly panel summons Omo-Agege, Ndume over mace theft – Punch Newspapers

    The joint Senate and House of Representatives ad hoc committee investigating the invasion of the Senate chamber and the snatching of its mace..... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    No hiding place for treasury looters in Nigeria, Buhari vows – The Guardian Newspaper

    President Muhammadu Buhari has said his government will not rest until it hunts down conscienceless looters of the nation’s treasury. He stated this while commissioning the new headquarters of the..... Read more via The Guardian Newspaper – Get More Nigeria...
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    National Assembly jerks 2018 budget to N9.120trm – BusinessDay News

    The National Assembly has jerked up the 2018 budget to N9.120 trillion from N8.612 trillion. The details of the budget were listed... Read more via BusinessDay News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  6. Samguine

    Politics Fresh Plot To Invade National Assembly Thickens,150 Delta Youths Moved To Abuja - Newtelegraph

    As the Senate prepares to legally fence-out its suspended member, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege (APC/Delta Central) from returning to the red chamber, there are strong indications that the embattled legislator may launch a fresh invasion of the National Assembly today to forcefully reclaim his seat...
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    Nigeria’s democracy is on crutches – Senator Sani – PM NEWS Nigeria

    Senator Shehu Sani representing kaduna Central in the National Assembly says all arms of Government nowadays habitually defies.... Read more via PM NEWS Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Buhari govt has destroyed National Assembly, Judiciary – Fayose – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has lamented the alleged destruction of the Legislative and Judicial arms of government by the government of President Muhammadu Buhari.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  9. Samguine

    Politics "Why Thugs Overpowered Us, Gained Entrance Into Senate & Stole The Mace" - Police - Nairaland

    THE Nigeria Police has narrated why thugs overpowered its personnel at the National Assembly, gained entrance into the legislative chamber of the Nigerian Senate in broad day light and stole the chamber’s symbol of authority, the Mace. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics "Stop Buhari's Impeachment Process Now Or..... - MURIC Threatens NASS - PoliticsNGR

    The Muslim Rights Concern Group, MURIC has warned the National Assembly to put a halt to any plans to Impeach President Muhammadu Buhari over the Withdrawal of $462 million for the Purchase of Super Tuscano helicopters. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics Drama As Masked DSS Operatives, Policemen Take Over National Assembly – Tori News

    According to Punch Metro, there is a huge security presence in and around the National Assembly Complex Abuja today. Operatives of the Department of State Services in hoods have manned the entrance to the Senate chamber and the lobby adjoining the House of Representatives. Read more via...
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    Politics How Saraki’s National Assembly spent N6.6billion Adeosun largesse on exotic cars. - Premium Times

    Nigeria’s National Assembly has paid out a total N6.6billion for purchase of exotic cars for its members, PREMIUM TIMES and UDEME can authoritatively report today. Official documents obtained by this newspaper showed that the purchases were made by the three arms of the federal parliament...
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    Evading key questions, Saraki threatens lawsuit over report on alleged N10billion fraud –...

    Rattled by our report that the National Assembly under his leadership illegally received N10billion from the treasury, the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has threatened to sue PREMIUM TIMES over the publication. The story entitled: “EXCLUSIVE: Minister Adeosun, Saraki, Dogara...
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    Politics FLASHBACK: In 2000, policemen invaded Okadigbo’s residence to retrieve senate’s mace – The Cable

    There is nothing new under the sun. On Wednesday, Ovie Omo-Agege, a senator from Delta state, led some unidentified persons into the upper legislative chamber of the national assembly and the senate’s symbol of authority was carted away in an operation that lasted less than 10 minutes. This...
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    Politics Visiting Ghanaian lawmakers watch as thugs invade Senate, steal mace – Punch Newspapers

    Lawmakers from Ghana were on a visit to the National Assembly on Wednesday when the hoodlums invaded the Senate chamber and stole the mace. The Ghanaians, who were also as confused as the Nigerians scampering to safety, watched in amazement. Read more via Punch Newspapers –...
  16. Samguine

    Politics Reps Suspend 2019 Election Sequence Re-Ordering Bill - Premium Times

    The House of Representatives on Wednesday suspended action on the Bill for an Act to amend the Electoral Act 2010 to make provision for sequence of elections. This followed a request by the sponsor of the Bill, Edward Pwajok, to withdraw it. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics Senate Mace Snatching: Names Of Arrested Suspects Emerge (See List) - Independent

    INDEPENDENT has exclusively obtained the names of the five suspects who were on Wednesday arrested by the FCT Police Command The suspects, who were allegedly led into the Red Chambers by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, are all from Delta State The names are: Tuoyo Mabiaku – Warri North Local...
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    Politics National Assembly will not allow concession of national assets – Dogara – PM NEWS Nigeria

    The Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, says the National Assembly will not allow concession of any national economic assets. Read more via PM NEWS Nigeria – -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro House Of Reps Shocker: Obsolete Equipment Worth Billions Abandoned In 14 Nigerian Hospitals

    The Nigerian House of Representatives’ Committee on Health, has made a shocking discovery of obsolete equipment worth billions in several hospitals across the nation, the Guardian newspaper reports. Although the Guardian report mention only the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH)...
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    Politics National Assembly Begins Final Discussions On 1999 Constitution Amendment

    The Joint Committees of Nigeria's House of Representatives and the Senate as well as State Houses of Assembly are converged in Lagos state to conclude the work on the amendment of the 1999 constitution. Lagos state governor, Akinwumi Ambode who declared the forum open said there is need to fix...