News - House of Rep

Court Grants Akpabio Leave To File Separate Defence In Defection Suit

9 months ago /
Judiciary 

The Federal High Court in Abuja has granted Senator Godswill Akpabio leave to file a separate defence in the suit instituted against the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Speaker House Of Reps, Yakubu Dogara and 51 others over their defection from their various political parties in 2018 to other parties.

House Of Reps Recommends N50 Million Licence Fee For Importers Of Tobacco

9 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has recommended a license fee of N50 million to be paid by importers of tobacco products.

U.S Senate Intelligence Subpoenas Trump’s Son

9 months ago /
Politics 

The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee has subpoenaed one of the president’s sons, Donald Trump Jr., to answer questions about his contacts with Russia, two congressional sources said on Wednesday.

House Investigates Amnesty Programme

9 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s house of representatives has set up an ad-hoc committee to investigate alleged fraudulent activities in the presidential amnesty programme.

Dogara Identifies Poor Leadership As Bane Of Nigeria’s Development

9 months ago /
Nation 

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has identified what he calls the absence of true leadership as the bane of Nigeria’s development, not corruption.

House Of Reps Finally Passes Electoral Amendment Bill

9 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has adopted the reports of its committee on the electoral act amendment bill in line with the observations of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Court Nullifies Adamawa APC Rep-Elect’s Election Over Forgery

10 months ago /
Politics 

The Federal High Court, Abuja has sacked Abdulrauf Modibbo as member-elect representing Yola South/Yola North/Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa in the National Assembly.

House Of Reps To Summon Buhari Over Banditry, Violent Crimes

10 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives is to invite President Muhammadu Buhari to brief the lawmakers on measures put in place to check the increasing cases of banditry and other violent crimes in the country.

House Of Reps Gives PENCOM 24 hours To Provide Documents On Foreign Account

10 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria House Of Representatives Ad-hoc committee probing alleged fraud in the National Pension Commission, PENCOM, has given the commission a twenty-four-hour ultimatum to forward to the committee documents on PENCOM’s foreign accounts.

U.S. Attorney General Barr Cancels Second Day Of Testimony

10 months ago /
International News 

Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday cancelled plans to testify before the House of Representatives about his handling of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, further inflaming tensions between U.S. President Donald Trump and Democrats in Congress.

House Of Reps To Investigate Gombe Killings

10 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives is to investigate the murder of eleven members of the boys’ brigade during a procession on Easter Sunday in Gombe state.

House To Investigate Non-Remittance Of Stamp Duties Collected By Banks

10 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives is to investigate alleged non-remittance of stamp duties collected by banks and other agents into the federation account.

Umar Bago Insists On Race For House Of Reps Speakership

10 months ago /
Politics 

One of the aspirants for the position of speaker of the House of Representatives in the 9th assembly, Mohammed Umar Bago says he is still in the race inspite of the endorsement of Femi Gbajabiamula by his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Shi’ites Take Protest To National Assembly, Disrupt House Session

10 months ago /
Security 

Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria otherwise known as Shi’ites Sect forced their way into the National Assembly on Wednesday to protest the continued detention of their leader, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky by security agents.

Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Condemns High Rate of Medical Tourism

10 months ago /
Nation 

The Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has condemned the high rate of foreign medical trips by Nigerians and called for an overhaul of the health sector to engender efficiency.

House Of Reps Seeks Speedy Resolution Of Tiv/Jukun Crisis

10 months ago /

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has called on Benue and Taraba State Governments to intensify efforts at bringing about peaceful coexistence in Wukari Local Government Area of Taraba State.

BIZ: Pension Probe: House Of Reps Committee Chairman Resigns Over Probity

10 months ago /
Nation 

The Chairman, House Of Representatives Adhoc committee probing the activities of the National Pension Commission, Johnson Agbonayinma has stepped down from being the chairman of the committee over concerns raised by the National Pension Commission that he will not be objectives.

House Of Reps Investigates $1.2bn Mismanagement Of Brass LNG Project

10 months ago /
Niger Delta 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives wants the management of new Liquefied Natural Gas, LNG, ventures to give details of how 1.2 billion dollars was spent on the execution of the Brass Liquefied Natural Gas project.

Court Nullifies Election Of Kano APC House Of Reps Member-Elect

10 months ago /
Judiciary 

A federal high court sitting in Kano has voided the election of Abdurrahman Kawu Sumaila member-elect representing Takai/Sumaila federal constituency.

Oshiomhole Insists No Power Sharing In 9th National Assembly

10 months ago /
Politics 

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Adams Oshiomhole says the party is determined not to repeat the mistakes of 2015 in selecting the leadership of the 9th National Assembly.


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