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House of Reps resolves FCT health workers' salary delays ... JOHESU members to get pay in two days

House of Reps resolves FCT health workers' salary delays ... JOHESU members to get pay in two days

The leadership of the House of Representatives has resolved the issues surrounding the delays in the payment of salary of some health workers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.

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Why privatization of power sector must be reviewed now – Senate President  …As Senate probes FG intervention in power sector  …Adjourns plenary till June 2, 2020

Why privatization of power sector must be reviewed now – Senate President …As Senate probes FG intervention in power sector …Adjourns plenary till June 2, 2020

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has called for the immediate review of the privatization exercise of the power sector by previous administrations. Lawan gave the charge in his concl

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Senate begins amendment of Nigeria's local content law to strengthen economy

Senate begins amendment of Nigeria's local content law to strengthen economy

The Senate has commenced amendment of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act 2010, following the consideration of a bill seeking to boost local content and strengthen th

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COVID-19: Senate moves to ensure food security to avert emergency crises …seeks establishment of reserve agency

COVID-19: Senate moves to ensure food security to avert emergency crises …seeks establishment of reserve agency

The Senate on Tuesday commenced legislative work on a critical bill to ensure food security for Nigeria with the establishment of the Food Reserve Agency to avert any form of emergency foo

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Senate commends Buhari over military action against banditry  …wants operations extended to Zamfara, Kaduna, Niger and Sokoto states

Senate commends Buhari over military action against banditry …wants operations extended to Zamfara, Kaduna, Niger and Sokoto states

The Senate on Tuesday commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his recent directive to launch a military offensive against bandits in Katsina State. The commendation came against the back

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Senate receives Buhari’s request to confirm new SEC DG, Yuguda, others

Senate receives Buhari’s request to confirm new SEC DG, Yuguda, others

The Senate has received a request from President Muhammadu Buhari for the confirmation of Mr. Lamido Yuguda as the new Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Al

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INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL: CONSIDERATION OF THE BILL HAS NOT BEEN HALTED BY THE COURT

INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL: CONSIDERATION OF THE BILL HAS NOT BEEN HALTED BY THE COURT

The House of Representatives notes with dismay the erroneous reports by certain print and online media outfits, in what appears to be wilful or malicious misinterpretations of the decision of

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Gbajabiamila excites Abuja IDPs with palliative

Gbajabiamila excites Abuja IDPs with palliative

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has reiterated the determination of the government to address various challenges facing Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs

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Lawan, Gbajabiamila meet Finance Minster over 2020 budget amendment

Lawan, Gbajabiamila meet Finance Minster over 2020 budget amendment

The Leadership of the National Assembly on Thursday met with the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning to be briefed by the latter on the plan by the Federal Government to amen

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Senate probe of NDDC to complement FG's forensic audit - Lawan

Senate probe of NDDC to complement FG's forensic audit - Lawan

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan said on Tuesday that the investigation being carried out by the Senate into the finances of the Niger Delta Development Commission(NDDC) is to complemen

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COVID-19: Senate considers bill to boost advanced healthcare in Nigeria

COVID-19: Senate considers bill to boost advanced healthcare in Nigeria

The Senate on Tuesday considered a critical bill which seeks to boost advanced healthcare service delivery in Nigeria to act as safeguard and response to medical emergency in the future.

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 International Nurses Day: Gbajabiamila appreciates Nigerian nurses

 International Nurses Day: Gbajabiamila appreciates Nigerian nurses

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila on Tuesday eulogised the sacrifices and commitment of Nigerian nurses towards the well-being of the citizens as they mark

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COVID-19: Why security agencies must enforce ban on interstate travels – Lawan

COVID-19: Why security agencies must enforce ban on interstate travels – Lawan

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has emphasized the need for security agencies to ensure a total enforcement of the Federal Government’s ban on interstate travels to curtail the spre

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Buhari seeks Senate’s confirmation of 42 career Ambassadors-designate

Buhari seeks Senate’s confirmation of 42 career Ambassadors-designate

The Senate on Tuesday received a formal request from President Muhammadu Buhari for the confirmation of 42 career Ambassadors-designate. The request which was contained in a letter dated

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The Senate has called for the immortalization of Nigeria’s former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Chief Richard Akinjide.

The Senate has called for the immortalization of Nigeria’s former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Chief Richard Akinjide.

The upper chamber made the call after it held a minute silence in honour of the deceased. Coming under a point of order, Senator Mohammed Kola Ademola Balogun (PDP – Oyo South) in a mot

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