LEGISLATURE

CRHA Leader Restates Commitment to Quality Representation_Ada Nkong

The member representing Ogoja in the Cross River State house of assembly, Peter Odey , has reiterated his commitment to the promotion of good governance and first class legislative framework .Odey , who os serving his second tenure ,made the commitment in a statement as he celebrates one year in office as a leader of… Continue reading CRHA Leader Restates Commitment to Quality Representation_Ada Nkong

Governance · LEGISLATURE · POLITICS

BREAKING: Senator Ali Ndume advocates For Adoption Of Part Time Status For National Assembly_Femi Ehiabhi

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army, Senator Ali Ndume has called for the immediate adoption of Part-time legislative status for the National Assembly and the reduction in the salaries of lawmakers. This call was made by Senator Ali Ndume while speaking with newsmen in Abuja today June 10. Ndume said; “As far as I’m… Continue reading BREAKING: Senator Ali Ndume advocates For Adoption Of Part Time Status For National Assembly_Femi Ehiabhi

LEGISLATURE

Lawmakers Reject Castration as Punishment For Rape_Ada Nkong

The House of Representatives on Thursday rejected an amendment calling for castration as punishment for rape cases in Nigeria.The prayer was sponsored by Rep. James Faleke (APC-Lagos). During plenary, the house considered and approved a motion seeking severe penalties against worsening cases of rape in the country.Majority of lawmakers however shot down the prayer, as… Continue reading Lawmakers Reject Castration as Punishment For Rape_Ada Nkong

LEGISLATURE

President Buhari Request Confirmation of New SEC DG, 3 Commissioners_Ada Nkong

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested confirmation of Mr Lamido Yuguda as the new Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by the senate.. The request , was contained in a letter read by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, during plenary on Tuesday.He also asked the lawmakers to screen and confirm three nominees ,Reginald Karausa,… Continue reading President Buhari Request Confirmation of New SEC DG, 3 Commissioners_Ada Nkong

LEGISLATURE

House of Reps Calls for Review of China Loans, Bilateral Agreements_Ada Nkong

The House of Representatives has mandated its Committees on Treaties, Protocols and Agreements, Finance as well as Debt Management, DMO, to liaise with the Ministry of Finance and the DMO Office to seek review or outright cancellation of latest Chinese loans to Nigeria on the principle of force majeur. The House further agreed to a… Continue reading House of Reps Calls for Review of China Loans, Bilateral Agreements_Ada Nkong

LEGISLATURE

Full Text Boss Mustapha’s Brief to National Assembly Leadership on Covid-19_Ada Nkong

REMARKS BY BOSS MUSTAPHA, SECRETARY TO THE GOVERNMENT OF THE FEDERATION AND CHAIRMAN, PRESIDENTIAL TASK FORCE ON COVID-19 TO THE LEADERSHIP OF NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, ABUJA ON 5TH MAY, 2020 Protocol, I am delighted to be here today to brief the Honourable Speaker and Members of the House of Representatives on the rising spate of unexplained… Continue reading Full Text Boss Mustapha’s Brief to National Assembly Leadership on Covid-19_Ada Nkong

LEGISLATURE

Infectious Disease Bill: Femi Gbajabiamila Bows to Pressure, Approves Public Hearing_Ada Nkong

The Speaker, House of representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila says the controversial Control of Infectious Diseases Bill, 2020 being debated on the floor of the House of Representatives will be put to public hearing.Gbajabiamila stated this during Tuesday’s plenary at the lower chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja. This follows public outcry against the bill which… Continue reading Infectious Disease Bill: Femi Gbajabiamila Bows to Pressure, Approves Public Hearing_Ada Nkong

LEGISLATURE

Guidelines For Resumption of Work in National Assembly_Ada Nkong

PARTIAL RESUMPTION OF SELECTED STAFF ON ESSENTIAL lEGlSLATlVE DUTIES In furtherance of the Federal Government's decision to ease the lockdown from Monday 4th May. 2020, the following guidelines for partial and gradual resumption of selected staff on essential legislative duties are hereby put in place as follows. Clerks to the two Chambers and Secretaries of… Continue reading Guidelines For Resumption of Work in National Assembly_Ada Nkong

LEGISLATURE

NSIP: The Interest of The People is Our Priority- House of Reps_Ada Nkong

Following some publications on the position of the 9 th Assembly concerning the National social investment programs and the National social register, saying the house described the NSIP as a failure and a scam , the 9 th Assembly has described the publications as incorrect and untrue.A statement signed by the spokesperson for the 9… Continue reading NSIP: The Interest of The People is Our Priority- House of Reps_Ada Nkong