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Saraki debunks claim that each senator receives N192m as running cost

Senate President, Dr.  Bukola Saraki has said that the senate will soon release the actual breakdown of what a senator actually earns as salaries and allowances per annum. Dr. Saraki also refuted claims by popular commentaries that the legislature earns

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El-Rufai releases another explosive statement, attacks NASS

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has attacked the National Assembly for operating public fund in secrecy. In a statement signed by Samuel Aruwan, Special Assistant to the Governor (Media and Publicity) on Thursday described NASS system as a money

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The politics of independent report submission in National Assembly

By Morgan Omodu The Legislative arm of government has her constitutional duty as enshrined in the constitution of the Federal Republic. Of most significant to this write up is the over sight functions exercised over the MDA’S, Parastatals and Agencies

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We need credible budget to stimulate economic growth – Saraki

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has reiterated the need for the national budget to be credible, saying the impact of credible budget on economic growth cannot not be underestimated. Saraki made the remark on Monday in Abuja

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National Assembly will not make law to stifle freedom of worship

The Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, says the National Assembly will not enact any law that will stifle the freedom of worship in the country. Saraki made this known in a statement by his Chief Press secretary, Mr Sanni Onogu on Saturday

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Alleged Corruption: Why I cannot sack Babachir Lawal- Buhari

“You may recall your letter with reference NASS /8X/R/01/5 dated 15th December, 2016 in respect of the Senate consideration of the report of its Ad-hoc committee on the Mounting Humanitarian Crisis in the North East that conveyed the resolution of

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Ekiti PDP caucus in NASS lauds Fayose’s emergence

Ekiti PDP caucus in the National Assembly has described the emergence of Gov. Ayodele Fayose as the new chairman of PDP Governors’ Forum as a new dawn for the party. Sen. Abiodun Olujimi, representing Ekiti South, made the assertion in a

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Jibrin in more mess, as 5 more illegal foreign accounts are unearthed

Asset declaration form revealed By Haruna Musa, Abuja The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has once again taken the embattled former House Committee chairman on appropriations, Abdulmumin Jibrin to the cleaners accusing him of operating illegally, foreign accounts in

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Live: Buhari presents 2017 budget to National Assembly

Details of the 2017 budget will be reported shortly. follow us on twitter @aljazirahnewsng Share with friends on WhatsApp

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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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