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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

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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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40 Reps, 5 Senators parade O’ Level certificates

A peek into the qualification details of the members of the National Assembly by Daily Trust on Sunday reveals that a staggering number of the parliamentarians got elected with Ordinary Level certificates during the 2015 general elections, a development that

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Obasanjo strikes again, attacks Buhari, National Assembly, Military

The honeymoon between President Muhammadu Buhari and former President Olusegun Obasanjo seems to have ended. For the one and a half year that Mr. Buhari has been in power, Mr. Obasanjo remained one of his staunchest backers, visiting him repeatedly

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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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Saraki lied he bought a house from proceeds of rice but he actually obtained a loan

Michael Wetkas, a detective of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, said Senate President Bukola Saraki borrowed money to buy a piece of property in Lagos, but that he claimed the money was from the sale of

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Nigerian Senate threatens to boycott sittings

The Senate has threatened to boycott plenary unless the Independent National Electoral Commission conducts rerun elections in Rivers and Anambra states to fill their vacant seats in the National Assembly before December 10. The Senate’s resolution asking INEC to conduct

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Jibrin sues Reps, seeks N1billion damages for suspension

Abdulmumin Jibrin, a former Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, has filed a fresh suit against the leadership of the House. Mr. Jibrin filed the suit at the Federal High Abuja on Friday shortly after he withdrew the one

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