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PDP governments spent N2.7 trillion to put Nigeria in darkness — Dogara

Speaker Yakubu Dogara said on Tuesday that successive administrations from 1999 to 2015 spent nearly N3 trillion on the power sector but recorded little success. Mr. Dogara noted that within the stated period, when the Peoples Democratic Party controlled Nigeria

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Suspension: Jibrin seeks secret settlement with Dogara

The suspended former chairman of the House of Representatives appropriation committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has “secretly begged Speaker Yakubu Dogara,” It was gathered that Jibrin, who was suspended in September for one year, following his allegations of massive fraud in the

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Buhari presents 2017 ‘budget of recovery and growth’ – See Breakdown

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday formally presented a N7.28 trillion federal government budget for 2017 to the joint session of the National Assembly for approval. Christened the “Budget of Recovery & Growth”, Mr. Buhari said the budget was higher than

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Why we are investigating pension management- Dogara

It gives me great joy to once more have the opportunity to declare open another milestone Public Hearing approved by House Resolutions. 2. On Wednesday 20th April, 2016, the House passed a Resolution on the need to investigate the alleged

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Dogara opens probe of Malabu oil deal

REMARKS BY THE RT. HON YAKUBU DOGARA, SPEAKER, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, ON THE OCCASION OF A TWO DAY PUBLIC HEARING ORGANISED BY THE HOUSE AD-HOC COMMITTEE ON THE INVESTIGATION OF ALLEGED CORRUPTION, MALPRACTICES, AND BREACH OF DUE PROCESS IN THE

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I can’t discriminate against my party- Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, has described as unfair, statement credited to former senator, Magnus Abe, that he is working  to provide a clear political advantage for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the upcoming

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National Assembly to publicly answer any questions relating to its activities and funding -Dogara

.National Assembly is the most maligned arm of government ….It is time National Assembly  answers questions on its activities and funding Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has lamented that the National Assembly is the most maligned

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Exploit recession opportunities for self-reliance – Dogara tells Nigerians

The Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, on Saturday urged Nigerians to exploit the opportunities provided by the current economic recession to become self-reliant. Dogara made the call at Obosi, Anambra, while speaking at an economic empowerment programme

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Dogara urges African to unite to protect Democracy

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, has stressed need for cooperation and engagements between parliaments in Africa, saying it is the best way to ensure that democracy is strengthened in the respective countries in the continent. Dogara

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Fearing for his safety, Rep. Jibrin flees Nigeria

The suspended member of the House of Representatives, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has vowed not to return to Nigeria unless his safety is guaranteed. Mr. Jibrin, who left Nigeria for London last week to receive an award and take his anti-corruption campaign to the international community, was suspended by the House after

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