Senate Eulogizes the late Former President Shagari nassnewsng.com Adeboye Omoboye The Senate today during plenary Eulogized the late former President Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari. Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari who was the first executive President of Federal Republic of Nigeria following his election to the office in 1979, died on Friday, 28th December, 2018 at National Hospital, Abuja after a brief illness. Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari was born on 25th February, 1925 in Shagari Town in the present Sokoto State, the seat of the Caliphate. He started hisRead More
Burglary in Senate: Tinubu tasks Nass to replace stolen items nassnewsng.com Adeboye Omoboye The Wife of the Leader of the All Progressive Congress, Senator Oluremi Tinubu representing Lagos central told her colleagues in the Senate now to replace the items stolen from her office during the Christmas Holiday. The Senate went on Christmas break on Thursday, 3rd of December, 2018. Upon resumption from the break, the Lagos Senator noticed her office has been burgled and items carted away. During plenary, Senator Oluremi Tinubu under order 43 stood up to relayRead More
Uba assures Anambra people, says Federal University Uga will bring development, Quality Tertiary Education
Uba assures Anambra people, says Federal University Uga will bring development, Quality Tertiary Education nassnewsng.com Senator representing Anambra South in the national assembly, Andy Uba has stated that the establishment of the Federal University, Uga will give the people of the senatorial zone and the South East access to quality tertiary education. Uba made the disclosure Tuesday during the public hearing of on a bill seeking the establishment of the Federal University, Uga, Anambra held at the national assembly complex, Abuja. The public hearing which was presided over by theRead More
Confirmation of appointment nassnewsng.com In accordance with the provision of section 5(1) of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit Act 2018, I have the pleasure to present Modibbo Tukur as the director of the unit for confirmation by the senate. Please find attached, a copy of his curriculum vitae. While looking forward to your usual expeditious consideration, please accept Mr Senate President, the assurances of my highest regard. Muhammadu Buhari. Distinguished Senate President Request for confirmation of appointment of chairman and members of the North East Development Commission. In accordance withRead More
NASS RESUMPTION: DEATH OF SERVING LAWMAKER STALL PLENARY. Brown Sylvia .A THE DEATH OF A SERVING LAWMAKER ABAYOMI ABDUL-KABIR AYEOLA REPRESENTING IBEJU-LEKKI FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY OF LAGOS STATE STALLED PLENARY ON WEDNESDAY. THE ADJOURNMENT FOLLOWS THE NORMAL PRACTICE OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY TO HONOUR ONE OF THEIR OWN AS THE HOUSE ADJOURNED TO THURSDAY FOR THE VALEDICTORY AND TRIBUTE SESSION. THESE ARE FEDERAL LAWMAKERS ARRIVING FOR PLENARY AFTER THREE WEEKS OF HOLIDAYS. BUT THE NOTICE OF ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE DEATH OF A SERVING LAWMAKER ANNOUNCED BY THE SPEAKER YAKUBU DOGARA STALLEDRead More
The Nigeria Assembly Annual Orientation and Awards Ceremony [2nd Edition] comes up on 10th November,2018.
An Interview with the Nigeria Assembly Awards recipient: “Legislative icon in 8th Assembly”.
Police confiscate Senator’s support materials, cash nassnewsng.com The police on Sunday in Dutse, Jigawa State seized materials including vehicles and N1,165,000 in cash a senator arranged for distribution to supporters of his party. The seized items were a car, four motorcycles, 30 hospital beds, 23 water pumps, 110 yards of brocades and 11 women wrappers. Police commissioner in the state, Bala Senchi, said the materials were confiscated to avoid a clash between rival factions of the All Progressive Congress from Gwaram Local Government Area of the state. The incident happenedRead More
Saraki, Ekweremadu Mourns Senator Mustapha Bukar nassnewsng.com Adeboye Omoboye President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday expressed deep sorrow over the death of the Senator representing Katsina North, Senator Mustapha Bukar, after a brief illness in Abuja. In a statement by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, Saraki described the death of Senator Bukar as one too many coming a few weeks after the Red Chamber lost Senator Ali Wakili. “I am saddened to learn about the passing of another friend and colleague,Read More
SECURITY AGENCIES SHOULD BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE FOR SECURITY LAPSES- SHEHU SANI nassnewsng.com Omoboye Adeboye European Union EU today visited Senator Shehu Sani in his office in National Assembly, Abuja. The delegation was led by Josef Weidenholzer from Austria, Chairman of the DROI delegation. During the visit Senator Shehu Sani made it known that human right is fundamental to the society. Respect for fundamental human right gives distinct outputs. Nigeria respect for human right has not been smooth in the past two decades. We have faulted the area of human rightRead More