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May, 2019

 

9th Senate: Arewa Youths Unite For Sen. Gaya DSP 9th Senate: Arewa Youths Unite For Sen. Gaya Deputy Senate Presidency

       9th Senate: Arewa Youths Unite For Sen. Gaya DSP 9th Senate: Arewa Youths Unite For Sen. Gaya Deputy Senate Presidency   nassnewsng.com Nigeria Assembly News  nassnewsng@gmail.com  9th Senate: Arewa Youths Unite For Sen. Gaya DSP 9th Senate: Arewa Youths Unite For Sen. Gaya Deputy Senate Presidency A coalition of youths organisations from northern part of Nigeria have joined their forces in solderising for Senator Kabiru Ibrahim Gaya (APC Kano South) to emerge as the deputy senate president of the 9th National Assembly. The youths organisations which includeRead More


   Speakership: APC, PDP Reps to dialogue

           Speakership: APC, PDP Reps to dialogue   nassnewsng.com Nigeria Assembly News  nassnewsng@gmail.com  Speakership: APC, PDP Reps to dialogue Lawmakers of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and their Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterparts in the House of Representatives are working to forge “an understanding” ahead of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly, Daily Trust reports. It was gathered that the decision for a working deal between the two dominant parties followed a meeting called by the PDP caucus in the House yesterday‎ in Abuja. Although theRead More


PDP reps-elect screen APC member for Speaker

           PDP reps-elect screen APC member for Speaker   nassnewsng.com Nigeria Assembly News  nassnewsng@gmail.com  PDP reps-elect screen APC member for Speaker   Five aspirants for the position of Speaker in the ninth House of Representatives appeared for screening at the caucus meeting of their colleagues from the Peoples Democratic Party in Abuja on Wednesday. The contestants, who are members of the ruling All Progressives Congress are,  Messrs Nkeiruka Onyejeocha (Abia), John Dyegh (Benue),  Mohammed Bago (Niger), Olatunbosun Olajide (Oyo) and Segun Odebunmi (Oyo). The aspirants addressedRead More


55 Senators can force the doors open without Saraki

          55 Senators can force the doors open without Saraki   nassnewsng.com Nigeria Assembly News nassnewsng@gmail.com   55 Senators can force the doors open without Saraki The APC  has come  alive. It barks endlessly these days. That is some consolation for many of its disillusioned supporters.  They can begin to hope again. That  this enthusiasm and energy would yield a strong party  with  firm democratic traditions. Time will tell if the party can bite, and chew and grow.  Time will also tell if it can infuse theRead More


Senate strips President of power to ascent to bills

    Senate strips President of power to ascent to bills nassnewsng.com Nigeria Assembly News  nassnewsng@gmail.com Senate strips President of power to ascent to bills   The report of the Senate Committee on the Review of 1999 Constitution on Wednesday disclosed that the President has been stripped of power to ascent to bills passed by the National Assembly. The Upper Chamber after presentation by the Chairman of the Committee and Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, approved amendments to the 1999 Constitution following the submission of the constitution alteration billRead More


OSUN: Owoeye-Olatunji race for the speakership

    OSUN: Owoeye-Olatunji race for the speakership nassnewsng.com Nigeria Assembly News  nassnewsng@gmail.com OSUN: Owoeye-Olatunji race for the speakership The speakership position for Osun house of Assembly will likely go to one of the three members that are returning to the assembly. Only Olatunji Babatunde ‘Lekan (Ife North constituency), Timothy Owoeye (Ilesha East constituency) and Babatunde Festus Komolafe (Atakunmosa East/West constituency) are returning out of the 23 APC members. The Peoples Democratic Party has three members. From all indications, it is, however, very clear that Ife/Ijesa which is in OsunRead More


Osun Assembly issues strong warning to LG Chairmen

    Osun Assembly issues strong warning to LG Chairmen   nassnewsng.com Nigeria Assembly News  nassnewsng@gmail.com Osun Assembly issues strong warning to LG Chairmen The Osun State House of Assembly on Wednesday said it would not tolerate mismanagement and misappropriation of Local Government funds. The lawmakers were reacting to the three petitions received by the Assembly accusing the Chairman of Orolu Local Government Council, Mr Adekunle Benson, of misappropriation of funds allocated to the council. The House Committees on Public Accounts and Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs had summoned administratorsRead More


Reps trash bill seeking creation of state police

    Reps trash bill seeking creation of state police   Nassnewsng.com Nigeria Assembly News  nassnewsng@gmail.com Reps trash bill seeking creation of state police The House of Representatives, Wednesday threw into the ”trash can” a bill seeking to repeal the Nigeria Police Act 2004 and enact the Nigeria Police Reform Act 2019 for purposes of creating a state police force across the states of the federation. The development was sequel to an adopted bill sponsored by Hon. Edward Pwajok from Plateau State, saying it was an antidote to the contemporaryRead More


Speaker Dogara holds Annual special Ramadan prayer in Nass

    Speaker Dogara holds Annual special Ramadan prayer in Nass   nassnewsng Nigeria Assembly News  nassnewsng@gmail.com Speaker Dogara holds Annual special Ramadan prayer in Nass It has become a tradition for Speaker Yakubu Dogara to host Muslim brethren in the House of Representatives in breaking their fast during the Holy Month and joining in the prayer where Nigeria’s challenges are brought up. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara joined the Muslim faithful to offer prayers to God in a special Ramadan session he hosted in theRead More


MAN CALLS OUT NASS TO BAN SELLING OF SNIPER OVER THE COUNTER

MAN CALLS OUT NASS TO BAN SELLING OF SNIPER OVER THE COUNTER   nassnewsng Nigeria Assembly News  nassnewsng@gmail.com The daily trending stories of how Nigerians especially our youths snuff out their lives daily through the renown rat killer called sniper calls for concern from any serious and concerned government. No serious Govt sits at home and watch daily while their citizens take their lives so easily by purchasing a rat killer that might not cost more than N500, without sweeping into action to check the trend.   In civilized  climes, mostRead More