PHOTOS: House Of Reps Yakubu Dogara Reveals his Monthly Net pay Online

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday revealed he earns N402,000 as his Monthly net pay after he shared these photos of his payslip from October 2016 to March 2017. Dogara shared the photos of his payslip from October 2016 – March 2017 after Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai had earlier challenged members……

FRSC Not involved In Speed Limiter Sale ~ Spokesman

FRSC On Speed Limiter The Federal Road Safety Corps (FSRC) has reaffirmed its position of non-involvement in the marketing speed limiting devices for vehicles in the country. Spokesman of the agency, Mr Bisi Kazeem, told the newsmen in Abuja on Friday that accredited vendors were in charge of sale and calibration of the device, and…

INEC is excited over passage of Electoral Act by the senate, says Prof Yakubu

Sanni Onogu, ABuja: Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, on Thursday said the commission is “excited” over the speedy and timely passage of critical amendments to the Electoral Act 2010, “two clear years before the next general elections.” Prof. Mahmud Yakubu,INEC Chairman Yakubu made the remarks when he led other…

House of Reps member beaten to stupor by angry youths

A House of Representatives member, Salihu Adamu, has narrowly escaped death following mass beating by aggrieved youths in his constituency who vowed to beat him beyond recognition. According to an eyewitness who spoke under anonymity, the lawmaker representing Bosso, Paiko Federal Constituency of Niger State, was said to have been lured to one of the…

APC Set To Intervene In Rift Between Executive And The National Assembly

Following the All Progressives Congress, APC has resolved to intervene in the on-going rift between the Executive and the National Assembly, the APC National Working Committee (NWC) will on Tuesday, April 4, meet with the Party’s Caucus of the Senate. Worried by the worsening relationship between the two arms of government, the Party had embarked on…

House of Reps member, Nse Ekpenyong, remanded for certificate forgery

A Federal High Court, sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, on Thursday ordered the remand of Nse Ekpenyong, member representing Oron Federal constituency, in the National Assembly over alleged certificate forgery. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had arraigned the lawmaker on a 9-count charge of forgery and alteration of documents. Ekpeyong was alleged…

House of Reps. Considers A Bill To Check MDAs Over Abuse of Delegated Legislation

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: The House of Representatives, is considering a Bill which seeks to check the abuse of delegated legislation by government Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs). Declaring open a public hearing on the Statutory instrument (Legislative Scrutiny) Bill 2015, Courts and Tribunals Fines and Financial Penalties Bill 2016,” Speaker Yakubu Dogara, lamented that some…

ObamaCare Wins: House Republicans pull health care bill

Seven years of Republican efforts to eradicate President Barack Obama’s proudest domestic achievement ended Friday before a single vote was cast. House Speaker Paul Ryan sensationally pulled his Obamacare repeal bill from the floor Friday afternoon, a day after President Donald Trump had threatened to walk away from health care reform if he didn’t get……

Biafra: FG has no moral justification to keep Nnamdi Kanu in detention – Rep

The lawmaker representing Orumba North/Orumba South Federal Constituency of Anambra State at the House of Representatives, Sopuluchukwu Ezeonwuka, on Monday lashed out at the Federal government over the continued detention of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. Addressing journalists at Governor’s Lodge, Amawbia, Awka, the Anambra State capital, the federal…

Reps Clash Over Buhari’s Health Status

Members of the House of Representatives exchanged words on Tuesday over the health status of President Muhammadu Buhari. Lawmakers quarreled over the use of the word “sickness” in referring to Buhari or explaining his reason for being away from the country to the United Kingdom since January 19. According to the PUNCH, the disagreement was……