News - NASS

NASS Joint Committee Approves New Electoral Bill

2 days ago /
Nation 

The National Assembly has produced another version of the electoral act amendment bill addressing concerns raised by president Muhammadu Buhari.

PDP Asks NASS To Investigate N10 Trillion Sleaze By Presidency Cabal

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the national assembly to open an investigation into alleged siphoning of over N10 trillion by the cabal in a Buhari presidency, concealed under the tenure of erstwhile minister of finance, Kemi Adeosun.

Group Threatens Mass Protests Over Non-Passage Of INEC Budget By NASS

1 week ago /
Nation 

A group of Nigerians has called on the leadership of the national assembly to reconvene and pass the 2019 election budget.

PDP Reschedules Primaries

1 week ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has rescheduled the timetable for the party primaries of the State House of Assembly, House of Representatives, Senate, Governorship, and the Presidential elections.

Youth Group Urges Buhari, National Assembly To Synergise On Electoral Bill

1 week ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly will need to work more closely to resolve the issues surrounding the Nation’s electoral amendment bill.

Protests Greet Offer Of Automatic Tickets To NASS Members By Cross River PDP

1 week ago /
Politics 

There was pandemonium at the Cross River state People’s Democratic Party secretariat on Monday morning in Calabar, as some suspected cultists shot at one of the protesters who was at the secretariat to protest against the automatic tickets given to all the National Assembly members by the party.

 

NASS Committee Fails To Meet On 2019 Election Budget

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

The joint committee of the national assembly on electoral matters failed to meet on Wednesday to continue deliberations on the proposed budget for 2019 general elections.

2019 Election Budget: INEC Adjusts Budget To N143 Billion, NASS Directive

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has adjusted its budget for 2019 general elections from n189 billion to n143 billion in compliance with the directive of the national assembly.

APC Asks Saraki To Reconvene National Assembly Now

1 month ago /
Nation 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) is hiding under the yet-to-be assented Electoral Act Amendment Bill to draw attention away from what it described as the treasonable actions of the senate president, Bukola Saraki who has refused to convene the National Assembly to consider at plenary the crucial 2019 election budget of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

INEC Budget: NASS Committees Fail To Agree On Modality Of Approval

1 month ago /
Nation  Politics 

For the second time in 2 days, lawmakers were unable to reach a compromise on the approval pattern for the monies required for the funding of the 2019 general elections.

NASS Resumption: Lawmakers Trade Blames

1 month ago /
Nation  Politics 

Nigerian lawmakers have been trading blames over the failure to reconvene the national assembly on Tuesday as earlier scheduled.

NASS Siege: Saraki Calls For Judicial Inquiry

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has called for an independent judicial panel of inquiry into the siege to the national assembly by masked security operatives last Tuesday.

NASS Committee Meets INEC

1 month ago /
Nation  Politics 

The national assembly joint committee on electoral matters has scheduled a meeting with officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC for Tuesday evening.

APC Describes Failure Of Saraki To Reconvene Senate As Treason

1 month ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress says the failure of the senate president to reconvene the red chamber to consider matters of national interest on Tuesday amounts to treason.

No Date for National Assembly Reconvening On INEC Budget- NASS

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki and Speaker, House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, have directed that we inform all Senators, Honorable members and the public that a date has not been set for the reconvening of the Senate and the House of Representatives to consider the Independent...

Investigate NASS Blockade Now- Youth Parliament

1 month ago /
Nation  Politics 

The Nigeria youth parliament is demanding a full scale investigation into the remote cause of the siege on the national assembly by masked men of the department of state service DSS, last week.

Coalition Of Civil Societies Protest Invasion Of National Assembly

1 month ago /
Nation 

Coalition of civil society organizations and members of the campaign for democracy, on Monday defied the early morning downpour in Lagos to protest last week's siege on the national assembly by men of the department of state service (DSS).

NASS May Not Reconvene

1 month ago /
Nation  Politics 

There are indications that the national assembly may not reconvene on Tuesday as originally planned.

INEC Appeals To NASS To Grant N164bn Request For 2019 Election

1 month ago /
Politics 

The chairman of the independent national electoral commission (INEC) Yakubu Mahmoud has appealed to the leadership of the national assembly to grant the virement request of N164 billion to fund the 2019 election

Transcript: Bukola Saraki’s Full Speech At The World Press Conference

1 month ago /
Nation 

It is a matter of record that yesterday, lawmakers and staff of the National Assembly were prevented from entering the National Assembly Complex by heavily armed security agents of the Department of State Services (DSS). All entries to the Complex were blocked. The National Assembly, the seat of democracy in...


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