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House to ensure implementation of agreement with electricity workers - Gbajabiamila ...to amend labour law for effectiveness

House to ensure implementation of agreement with electricity workers - Gbajabiamila ...to amend labour law for effectiveness

The leadership of the House of Representatives will ensure the implementation of the agreement between the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE), the Bureau of Public Enterprises a

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Senate moves to end discrimination against Women Police

Senate moves to end discrimination against Women Police

The Senate has commenced moves to put an end to discrimination against women in the Nigeria Police Force with Thursday’s consideration of the Police Act Amendment Bill, 2019. The piece o

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2020 Budget:  Senate considers N232.8bn for FCT …As Lawan advocates provision for Security

2020 Budget: Senate considers N232.8bn for FCT …As Lawan advocates provision for Security

The Senate on Thursday considered a Bill to authorize the sum of N232.8 billion for the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) for the 2020 fiscal year. The consideration of the 2

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CONSTITUTION OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC ON NIGERIA (ALTERATION) BILL 2019 A BILL FOR AN ACT TO ALTER THE CONSTITUTION OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA CAP. C 23 LAWS OF THE FEDERATION OF NIGERIA 2004 TO MAKE FREE, COMPULSORY AND BASIC EDUCATION A FUNDAMENT

CONSTITUTION OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC ON NIGERIA (ALTERATION) BILL 2019 A BILL FOR AN ACT TO ALTER THE CONSTITUTION OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA CAP. C 23 LAWS OF THE FEDERATION OF NIGERIA 2004 TO MAKE FREE, COMPULSORY AND BASIC EDUCATION A FUNDAMENT

 1. The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Cp. 23 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004 (in this Bill referred to as “The Principal Act”) is hereby altered as set o

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Senate investigates alleged court invasion by DSS operatives

Senate investigates alleged court invasion by DSS operatives

The Senate has mandated its Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters to investigate the recent alleged invasion of the Federal High Court, Abuja, by operatives of the Departme

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INAUGURATION OF LEGISLATIVE HOUSES, ROAD MAINTENANCE AGENCY BILLS & MORE SAIL SECOND READING

INAUGURATION OF LEGISLATIVE HOUSES, ROAD MAINTENANCE AGENCY BILLS & MORE SAIL SECOND READING

In a bid to address the yearnings of the Nigerian electorate through effective and efficient lawmaking for the development of the country, the Senate on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 debated a

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Senate moves against illegal influx of foreign vessels into Nigeria’s territory

Senate moves against illegal influx of foreign vessels into Nigeria’s territory

The Senate on Wednesday mandated its Committees on Local Content Legislative Compliance and Petroleum Downstream to investigate the influx of foreign vessels into Nigeria’s coastal region

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We'll encourage Nigerian youth to realise their potential - Gbajabiamila

We'll encourage Nigerian youth to realise their potential - Gbajabiamila

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has assured that the House under his leadership would encourage Nigerian youth to realise their potential. He said the Ho

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Senate seeks legal backing for Constituency projects in National budget

Senate seeks legal backing for Constituency projects in National budget

The Senate on Wednesday sought to provide legal backing to the provision of Constituency Projects in Nigeria’s annual budget by a minimum of twenty percent. The move to do so was initiat

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Senate will investigate PPPRA over N800bn for roads – Lawan

Senate will investigate PPPRA over N800bn for roads – Lawan

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said the Senate will investigate the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency over alleged non-remittance of N800 billion to the Federal Roads

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FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, OROGUN WILL HELP ADDRESS YOUTH RESTIVENESS IN N/DELTA - OMO-AGEGE, STAKEHOLDERS

FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, OROGUN WILL HELP ADDRESS YOUTH RESTIVENESS IN N/DELTA - OMO-AGEGE, STAKEHOLDERS

Increased availability of technical and vocational education should be part of core strategies towards permanently addressing youth restiveness and boosting oil and gas production in the Ni

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Senate raises concerns on mounting unemployment in the country ...Wants FG to initiate unemployment Fund ...Calls for revitalization of existing industries

Senate raises concerns on mounting unemployment in the country ...Wants FG to initiate unemployment Fund ...Calls for revitalization of existing industries

The Senate on Wednesday waded into the issue of unemployment in the country and recommended solutions to the executive arm of government for adoption and implementation. Accordingly, the u

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Senate receives FCTA 2020 budget proposal from Buhari …Approves Conference Committee report on Finance Bill

Senate receives FCTA 2020 budget proposal from Buhari …Approves Conference Committee report on Finance Bill

The Senate on Wednesday received the 2020 statutory budget proposal of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA). This was even as the upper chamber approved the report of the Co

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Plenary proceedings of the House of Representatives for Tuesday, December 10th, 2019. The Speaker of the House, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila presiding.

Plenary proceedings of the House of Representatives for Tuesday, December 10th, 2019. The Speaker of the House, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila presiding.

After leading the opening prayer, the Speaker went on to examine and approve the votes and proceedings for Thursday, December 5th, 2019 _______________________________ MO

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Senate moves to rename Federal Poly Daura after late Senator Mustapha Bukar

Senate moves to rename Federal Poly Daura after late Senator Mustapha Bukar

The Senate on Tuesday passed for second reading a bill which seeks to rename the Federal Polytechnic in Daura, Katsina State, to immortalise late Senator Mustapha Bukar. Late Bukar represe

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