News - House of Rep

APC officially Adopts Gbajabiamila

10 months ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress, (APC ), has adopted Femi Gbajabiamila as its candidate for the position of the Speaker of the 9th House of Representatives in the 9th Assembly.

House Of Reps To Probe Licences For Fish Importation

10 months ago /
Business and Economy  

Nigeria’s House of Representatives is to investigate alleged issuance of licenses for fish importation within the last one year.

Lagos PDP Opposes Supplementary Election In Ajeromi/Ihelodun Fed Constituency

10 months ago /
Politics 

The People’s Democratic Party in Lagos State has opposed the supplementary election planned for Ajeromi/Ifelodun federal constituency. 

Court Of Appeal Sacks APC House Of Reps Candidate In Edo

10 months ago /
Nation 

The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin City, the Edo State Capital, has declared Kabiru Adjoto as the winner of the October  19 primaries of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for Akoko Edo Federal Constituency in the state.

 

House Of Reps Wants Prompt Release Of Budgetary Allocations To The Judiciary

10 months ago /
Politics 

The chairman House of Representatives committee on judiciary, Aminu Shagari, has urged the executive arm of government to ensure prompt release of budgetary allocations for the judiciary.

Abia State Election Tribunal To Hear 32 Petitions

10 months ago /
Politics 

The Abia State election petition tribunal is set to commence sitting in Umuahia following the filing of election petitions by aggrieved candidates over the outcome of the February 16 and March 9, 2019 general elections in the state.

APC Endorses Cross Party Consultations By Its Members In The National Assembly

10 months ago /
Nation 

The All Progressives Congress, APC, says there is nothing wrong with its member in the National Assembly holding consultations with their colleagues in other parties as the race for the Senate leadership hots up.

Ilhan Omar: The 9/11 Row Embroiling US Congresswoman

10 months ago /
International News 

A Democratic congresswoman says she will not be silenced after facing a barrage of criticism over comments she made about the 9/11 attacks - including from Donald Trump.

House Of Reps Summons Ministers Over Unaccounted Service Wide Vote

10 months ago /

Nigeria’s House of Representatives Committee on National Planning and Economic Development has summoned the Minister of Budget And National Planning, Finance as well as the Accountant General Of The Federation over service-wide budget performance put at over 850m naira.

 

NASS Leadership Tussle Takes Sectional Slant

10 months ago /
Nation 

The interest in the position of the speaker of the 9th House of Representatives has taken a new dimension as tribal and sectional sentiments creep into the election process.

House Of Representatives Probes Extra Judicial Killings In Rivers

10 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has mandated its committees on the Army, Police Affairs, Human Rights, and Justice to investigate alleged killings of unarmed civilians in Rivers state by men of the Federal Special Anti-robbery Squad, FSARS.

House of Reps To Investigate Proposed Upward Review Of Tobacco, Alcoholic Tax

10 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has asked its committee on finance to conduct an investigative hearing on the need for an upward review of the tax policy on tobacco and alcoholic beverages

Kwara Women Coalition Group Allege Plot To Unseat Only Female Elected To State Assembly

10 months ago /
Nation 

A coalition of professional women associations of Nigeria in Kwara state has called on president muhammadu buhari and national leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to intervene in the plot to unseat one of their members who won the house of assembly seat for Essa/Shawo/Igbodun constituency in the general elections.

House Of Reps Probes 90 Billion Naira Fraud In NBET

10 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has inaugurated its committees on power and public procurement to investigate alleged violations of the public procurement act by the management of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc, NBET, which resulted in the failure to account for over ninety billion Naira.

Dogara Canvasses Free Choice Of Assembly Leaders

10 months ago /
Politics 

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara says it will be wise to allow the leadership of the 9th Assembly emerge through the free choice of members-elect.

Adamawa Election Petition Tribunal Begins Sitting, To Hear 19 Petitions

10 months ago /
Politics 

The Adamawa state election petition tribunal began its sitting in Yola on Monday.

Gombe Election Tribunal Orders Substituted Service On APC, Governor-Elect

10 months ago /

The election tribunal sitting in Gombe today granted the prayers of three petitioners seeking for substituted service for the All Progressives Congress, APC and its governorship candidate Inuwa Yahaya.

House Queries BPP Over Performance

10 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives Committee on Public Procurement has queried the discrepancies in the figures of performance of the Bureau of Public Procurement, BPP, under the 2018 budget.

Buhari Seeks Robust Relations With 9th National Assembly

10 months ago /
Nation 

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has congratulated members-elect of the 9th National Assembly on their election saying that he looks forward to a robust and cordial working relations with the parliament.

I will Scale Assembly Gate Again To Rescue Nigeria's Democracy - Gbajabiamila

10 months ago /
Nation 

Pictures of Nigeria's current Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, have surfaced on the social media scaling the main gate of the National Assembly in 2014.


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