September, 2017

 

COMMITTEE ON PENSIONS HOLDS PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE ON PENSIONS HOLDS PUBLIC HEARING House Committee on Pensions led by Hon. Hassan Adamu Shekarau held a one day public hearing on Thursday on the floor of the House of Representatives. It was a one day public hearing that brought together professionals in all works of life. The public hearing is focused on two bills, An act to amend the Pension reform act 2014 to exclude or exempt members of the Nigeria Police Forcce, Nigeria Custom Services, Nigeria Immigration Services, Nigeria Prisons Services, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps,Read More


MALARIA OUTBREAK: KNHA WANTS GOVT TO PREVENT IT FROM SPRADING

MALARIA OUTBREAK: KNHA WANTS GOVT TO PREVENT IT FROM SPRADING The Kano State House of Assembly has called on the State Government to intensify efforts in providing mosquito nets to residents to avoid the spread of the outbreak of malaria across the state. The house made the call on Monday, sequel to a motion of urgent public importance moved by Alhaji Nuhu Achika, member, (APC), representing Wudil Constituency in the state house of assembly. Achika said the recent rampant cases of malaria across the state was worrisome and had createdRead More


36 STATE HOUSES OF ASSEMBLY ENDORSE LOCAL GOVT AUTONOMY

36 STATE HOUSES OF ASSEMBLY ENDORSE LOCAL GOVT AUTONOMY The 36 State Houses of Assembly have unanimously endorsed local government autonomy for grassroots development in the country. This was part of the resolutions adopted yesterday at the conference of Speakers of state legislatures of Nigeria in Yola, with all the 36 states Speakers in attendance. The chairman of the conference, Hon. Ismail Abdulmumini Kamba, who is also Speaker of Kebbi State House Assembly, said public hearing on the autonomy will be conducted across the country for more inputs from Nigerians.Read More


COURT RESTRAINTS PDP FROM SANCTIONING KASHAMU OLADIPO, OTHERS

COURT RESTRAINTS PDP FROM SANCTIONING KASHAMU OLADIPO, OTHERS A Federal High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, has restrained the Peoples Democratic Party from taking any disciplinary action against some chieftains of the party in South-West. The chieftains include the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District, Buruji Kashamu; the immediate past National Secretary, Prof. Wale Oladipo; the immediate past National Auditor, Adewale Adeyanju; and former PDP Chairman in Ondo State, Mr. Ebenezer Alabi. Others are the Vice-Chairman of the PDP in the South-West, Chief Makanjuola Ogundipe; the Zonal Secretary,Read More


SOUTHWEST MILITARY OPERATION TO TACKLE BADOO, OTHERS _ARMY

ENUGU MOSQUE FIRE: OHANEZE VISITS MUSLIM COMMUNITY, APPEALS FOR CALM The apex Igbo-socio cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo yesterday visited the Muslim Community in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State. The visit led by the President of Ohanaeze in Enugu State, Chief Alex Ogbonna, was to commiserate with them over the fire incident which engulfed a mosque in the area. A mosque located at Ogrute, the council headquartres was early morning of Saturday last week engulfed by a mysterious fire, which razed the entire roof down. Ogbonna, who ledRead More


HON. CHIDOKA WINS CENLP AWARD

HON. CHIDOKA WINS CENLP AWARD Hon. Obinna Chidoka representing the good people of Anambra Idemili North/Idemili South, has been given the award of Rep. of the Year for 2016 today in National Assembly by a Non Governmental Organization called Center for Nigeria Leadership Perspective. The award was presented to him in his office with cheers and honour of his Collegues in the house of Representatives. The Director General of the group Prince Celestine Ekwe while speaking to our correspondent after the receipt of the award said the essence if democracyRead More


EDHA REBUKES FEDERAL CONTROLLER OF WORKS

EDHA REBUKES FEDERAL CONTROLLER OF WORKS The Edo State House of Assembly resumed the third session of the second quarter on Monday October 9, 2017. Before the house went on recess, it summoned the Federal Ministry of works, Dantata & Sawoe, Mother Cat and RCC to appear before it on the same Monday to talk about the slow pace of work on the Benin-Ekpoma-Auchi expressway . The contractors were however absent, while the Federal Controller, Engr Oke Owe was around. Engr Owe said that the contractors have been working onRead More


WHY POLICE CAN’T ARREST SENATOR MISAU – CSO

WHY POLICE CAN’T ARREST SENATOR MISAU – CSO The Executive Secretary of the United Global Resolve for Peace (UGRP) Barrister Pelumi Olajengbesi has accused the Nigeria Police of recklessness and abuse of office in declaring Senator Isah Haman Misau wanted. He said in a statement that it is crucial not to overlook the latest press release from the Nigeria Police Force and that it calls for reproach and drastic disciplinary action against the IGP by the government. “For the discerning minds who are familiar with the trends in the NigerianRead More


AISHA JUMMAI ALHASSAN DENIES STATEMENT AGAINST EL-RUFAI

AISHA JUMMAI ALHASSAN DENIES STATEMENT AGAINST EL-RUFAI The Attention Of The Minister Of Women Affairs, Senator Aisha Jummai Alhassan Has Been Drawn To a Statement Allegedly Made By Her Against Governor Nasir Elrufai. The Statement Allegedly Made By Her Is Another Ploy By Mischief Makers To Tarnish Her Hard Earned Reputation. The Current APC Government Under President Buhari Inherited Series Of Problems From The Past Administration, The Kidnap Of The Chibok Girls By The Dreaded Boko Haram Happens To Be One Of Them And President Buhari And Our Military HasRead More


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