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  1. RemmyAlex

    Business FG Slashes CBN’s Budget by 50%

    The Director, Financial System Stability (FSS 2020), Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Mohammed Suleiman, yesterday said the Federal Government has slashed its budget by 50 per cent, lamenting that the development has seriously affected its capabilities to fund some financial system...
  2. RemmyAlex

    Business President Buhari Seeks Emergency Powers From National Assembly

    President Muhammadu Buhari is seeking emergency powers to reflate the economy. The emergency powers are to last for one year. The objectives of the action-plan on the economy, which is in recession, include shoring up the value of the naira, creation of more jobs, boosting of foreign reserves...
  3. RemmyAlex

    Politics Saraki Finally Embraces Omolori as NASS Clerk

    Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has finally embraced the emergence of Alhaji Mohammed Sani Omolori as the new Clerk of the National Assembly, as part of fresh moves aimed at restoring stability in the Senate and National Assembly. As chairman of the National Assembly, Saraki had last...
  4. RemmyAlex

    Business Kemi Adeosun Narrates How Past Governments Killed Nigerian Economy

    The red chamber of the National Assembly was today thrown into rancor by the Minister of Finance when fielding questions from on the economic state of the country. Reacting to a question, the minister re-emphasized that the past governments have successfully killed the country’s economy right...
  5. RemmyAlex

    Politics Benue South: Daniel Onjeh Drags David Mark to Tribunal Again

    All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the Benue South Senatorial District, Mr Daniel Onjeh has appealed the National Assembly Tribunal judgment, which dismissed his petition against the election of former Senate President, Senator David Mark. Onjeh said that his lawyers have already...
  6. RemmyAlex

    Politics Saraki, Ekweremadu Land In Court, Both May Be Remanded In Prison Today

    Anxiety has gripped members of the Upper Chamber of the National Assembly, as Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, today appear before the High Court, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja for allegedly forging Senate Rules in 2015. The two Principal officers of the...
  7. Lequte

    Politics Rejected Ambassadorial List: Presidency Replies Nigerian Senate

    The Presidency has reacted to reasons the Nigerian Senate rejected president Muhammadu Buhari's list of nominated ambassadors weeks ago. The Senate had suspended the screening and confirmation of the 47 ambassadorial nominees because the list "did not reflect the Federal Character principle"...
  8. RemmyAlex

    Politics Senate President, Bukola Saraki's 1-Year Anniversary Speech

    The 8th National Assembly of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, as the apex law-making body marks its 1 year anniversary under President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC federal government. The 8th Assembly was inaugurated on June 9, 2015, producing Senator Bukola Saraki and Hon. Dogara Yakubu as Senate...
  9. Oluogunjobi

    Politics NASS Report Card: 600 Bills, 600 Motions in One Year of 8th Assembly

    Today, June 9 2016, marks exactly one year since Bauchi born Barrister Yakubu Dogara emerged as Speaker of the House of Representatives in an unprecedented, keenly contested election in the political history of Nigeria since 1960. The score card below is culled from the statement written by...
  10. RemmyAlex

    Politics Osinbajo To Act As President For 10 Days For the Second Time

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said he has transmitted a letter to the National Assembly intimating the federal lawmakers of his 10-day vacation starting today. Buhari disclosed this while speaking to journalists at the Nnamdi Azikwe International, Abuja shortly before leaving for London...
  11. RemmyAlex

    Business National Assembly Issues Bench Warrant on 8 Oil Companies [See LIST]

    The National Assembly joint Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) on Tuesday, issued bench warrant on eight oil companies operating for failing to appear at its public hearing. The committee had invited all oil companies operating in the Niger Delta region to defend themselves...
  12. Jules

    Politics What Buhari Told National Assembly Members on Monday Evening

    President Muhammadu Buhari hosted members of the National Assembly at the Aso Rock Presidential villa on Monday evening. Read full text of President Buhari's speech during the dinner yesterday: Let me welcome the President of the Senate, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, their...
  13. RemmyAlex

    Politics Sexual Harassment Bill: Not All Of Us Can Resist - Dino Melaye

    Senator Dino Melaye, Representing Kogi Senatorial District has aired his opinion on the ongoing sexual harassment bill at the Upper chamber of the National Assembly. Melaye said: “sexual harassment bill is both sided, females should also be cautioned because not all of us have the anointing to...
  14. RemmyAlex

    Politics Legislative Aides Threaten Showdown in National Assembly

    Aides of Senators and members of the House of Representatives, under the platform of National Assembly Legislative Aides Forum‎ (NASSLAF), yesterday threatened a showdown over alleged intimidation of their members. According to DailyTrust, the forum has been enmeshed in crises over the...
  15. RemmyAlex

    Politics Clerk Appointment: 7 National Assembly Commissioners Back Saraki

    Seven members of the 12-man national assembly service commission have rejected the appointment of Mohammed Sani-Omolori as the new clerk of the assembly. The commissioners conveyed their decision in a letter to Adamu Fika, chairman of the commission. They contended that Ben Efeturi, the deputy...
  16. RemmyAlex

    Politics Ben Bruce Speaks: Here Are My Achievements In the Senate So Far

    Common Sense Advocate and Senator representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District, Ben Murray Bruce through his official twitter handle yesterday listed some of the bills he has presented befoe the the upper chamber. Murray-Bruce, who was reacting to a question raised by a Nigerian concerning...
  17. RemmyAlex

    Politics 10 APC Senators Pledge Support For Ekweremadu As Senate President [See LIST]

    Ten senators from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have reportedly concluded a deal with the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to support its candidate for the Senate Presidency if Senator Bukola Saraki is forced to resign, DailyTrust reports. According to DailyTrust, the APC...
  18. RemmyAlex

    Politics Saraki Rejects Omolori As Clerk To The National Assembly

    The president of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has requested the National Assembly Service Commission to reverse the appointment of Mohammed Sani-Omolori, as the Clerk to the Assembly, to allow further consultations. Mr. Sani-Omolori was named the acting Clerk to the National Assembly on Wednesday...
  19. RemmyAlex

    Politics APC Alerts Nigerians on Another Budget Scam [ThisDay]

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) South-south zone has punched yet another hole on the bill passed recently by the National Assembly. According to ThisDay newspaper, the party accused the Senate Appropriation Committee and its counterpart in the House of Representatives of doctoring the...
  20. RemmyAlex

    Politics President Buhari Keeps Provoking Ndigbo Everyday - Ekweremadu

    The Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, representing Enugu West Constituency, on Sunday accused the President Muhammadu Buhari led government of provoking Ndigbo. Ekweremadu said: “we are being provoked everyday by the government of this country”, while addressing people of Eziagu...
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