NASS committed to women, youth involvement in governance – Omo-Agege

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege has assured that the National Assembly is committed to greater women and youth involvement in governance in Nigeria through creative legislative interventions. This comes as he decried the low level of women participation in governance in Sub-Saharan Africa which is presently below 24.7 percent. Senator Omo-Agege stated…

Stop threatening to defect to APC, we’re already celebrating your exit from PDP – Ekiti ex-Rep members tell Olujimi

Immediate past members of the House of Representatives, who are members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from Ekiti State, have told the Senator representing Ekiti South, Biodun Olujimi to rather defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC) instead of going about threatening to decamp, saying: “We are already poping champagne to celebrate her defection.”…

LGs’ creation should be responsibilities of states ― Lawmaker Insists

Honourable Femi Bamisile. PHOTO: Twitter ***roots for financial  autonomy for LGs By Rotimi Ojomoyela – Ado-Ekiti The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA), Hon Femi Bamisile, has called for financial autonomy for Local Governments. He said this can only be possible if the state governors embrace the idea. Bamisile also pleaded…

APC begins membership registration, revalidation Dec 12

By Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja The Caretaker/Extraordinary National Convention Planning Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC said it has concluded arrangement for the commencement of membership registration and revalidation by December 12. Chairman of the committee and Yobe state Governor, Mai Mala Buni in a statement issued Monday in Abuja said the decision…