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December, 2018

 

Essential Yakubu Dogara @51

Essential Yakubu Dogara @51 By Turaki Hassan “I would rather be hated for who I am than be loved for who I am not”- Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara Rt. Hon. Barrister Yakubu Dogara, Speaker of the House of Representatives, is 51 years old today. Today, he has added another eventful year. Another year of service to God and country. His is a life full of purpose. Indeed, a life of service to humanity. The Speaker clocked 50 years last year and for the first time in his adult life, celebratedRead More


Legislators from Osun are well behaved – Sen Olusola Adeyeye

  Legislators from Osun are well behaved – Sen Olusola Adeyeye Senator representing Osun central in senate , Senator Olusola Adeyeye while responding to the statement of maturity credited to the Hon Speaker Rt Hon Najim salam said legislators from Osun are well behaved . The senator called the actions of legislators at the National Assembly as show of shames and said representatives from Osun were not part of the show because the know what they are elected to do . The senator went further commend the state legislators forRead More


Oyetola propose 152 billion Naira budget to Osun

Oyetola propose 152 billion Naira budget to Osun *tagged as “budget of Hope” *Assured end to Era of Modulated salaries The executive Governor of Osun state Mr Gboyega Oyetola presented a projected annual appropriation budget of 152 billion to the Osun state House of Assembly on 27th December 2018. The event which was witnessed dignitaries like the Royal majesties , members of the National Assembly which include senator adeyeye , Hon Famurewa and Hon Ayo Omidiran. Other dignitaries include top ranked politicians in the state and senior civil servant inRead More


speaker raises thumb for “ Distinguished” member of the House

speaker raises thumb for “ Distinguished” member of the House *Congratulate Oyetola *Trow jibes at leadership of NASS : said members of Osun House of Assembly act more maturely that some members of NASS The Hon speaker of Osun state House of Assembly Rt Honourable Najim Salam while presenting his welcome address doing the Osun budget presentation showered praises on his colleagues. The speaker who congratulated the Executives Governor state for his first presentation also took his time to show appreciation to the Members which he regarded as “Distinguished HonourablesRead More


Forgery:INEC Withdraws Certificate of Return From Delta Deputy Speaker

Forgery: INEC Withdraws Certificate of Return From Delta Deputy Speaker nassnewsng.com Dr. Muhammed Lecky, the INEC National Commissioner, South-South, issued the Certificate of Return withdrawn from the Deputy Speaker to Emeka Ozegbe, as the elected member of the Delta State House of Assembly representing Ndokwa East constituency. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has withdrawn the Certificate of Return it issued to the Deputy Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Friday Osanebi. Last month, a Court of Appeal sitting in Benin City, Edo State, had ruled against OsanebiRead More


SERAP sues Saraki for paying Dariye N85.5m allowances in prison

SERAP sues Saraki for paying Dariye N85.5m allowances in prison


 I won’t sign it new bills” Buhari tells Saraki

 I won’t sign it new bills” Buhari tells Saraki nassnewsng.com President Buhari has informed the National Assembly that he is not keen on signing anymore bills, particularly as is concerns the 1999 constitution amendment. The Presidency said on Sunday that President Muhammadu Buhari had drawn the curtains on the signing of bills for the Fourth Alteration to the 1999 Constitution. It noted that any bills not signed till date must have lapsed, adding that Buhari would have also communicated same to the National Assembly. The Senior Special Assistant to the PresidentRead More


Ondo Speaker Under Attack

Ondo Speaker Under Attack nassnewsng.com Eighteen lawmakers of the Ondo State House of Assembly have protested against the move by the embattled Speaker of the House, Bamidele Oloyeloogun, to suspend the factional speaker, Olamide George. The lawmakers shunned the traditional voice vote of the house when Oleyeloogun directed that George be suspended after some petitions written against the factional speaker were read at the floor of the house. In the petition, George was accused of addressing himself as the Speaker of the House in a letter written to the DebtRead More


Aides reveal how Saraki, Dogara embezzles DTA, EFCC takes over nassnewsng.com

Aides reveal how Saraki, Dogara embezzles DTA, EFCC takes over nassnewsng.com Legislative aides in the National Assembly have accused President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki; Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara; and Clerk of the National Assembly, Sani Omolori, of diverting allowances of aides and slashing of their salaries. The aggrieved legislative aides have already forwarded a petition to Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on the development. This is apart from the members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria who shut down theRead More


Buhari presents 2019 budget at NASS

Buhari presents 2019 budget at NASS nassnewsng.com President Buhari at joint session of National Assembly to present budget President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday appeared before the joint session of the National Assembly (NASS) to present the 2019 budget. He was accompanied to National Assembly by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). Loud ovation and encomium heralded Buhari’s arrival at the joint session with shouts of “Sai Baba’’ as he waved to the crowd. Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of House of Representatives YakubuRead More