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Senator Akpan To Bag FDNP Legislative Competence Award

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo For effective representation in the last five years at the National Assembly, Senator Bassey Albert Akpan, the federal lawmaker representing Akwa Ibom North-East Senatorial District, has been slated for an award as the ‘Most Outstanding Senator at

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Don’t Despair In Offering Prayers For Nation’s Leaders – Senate President

The President of the Senate, Sen. Ahmad Lawal, on Monday appealed to Nigerians not to despair in offering prayers for the nation’s leaders. Lawal spoke in Sokoto State when he led a delegation to condole with Sen. Aliyu Wamakko on

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Senate Never Asked Our Management Staff To Step Aside – NTA

The Nigerian Television Authority has denied reports that its management staff have been asked to step aside by the Senate Committee on Finance. The government-owned broadcast network made this known in a statement signed by its Deputy Director Corporate Affairs,

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Igariwey Seeks Constitutional Backing For Judiciary, Legislative Autonomy

A member of the Nigeria House of Representatives, Iduma Igariwey, has called for constitutional backing to give legitimacy to the state judiciary and legislative autonomy. Igariwey, who represents Afikpo North/Afikpo South, Ebonyi State, made the call in a statement issued

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Nigerians, PDP React To Pondei’s Fainting During Reps Probe

By Chidozie Ogbonnaya Monday’s fainting of the acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Prof. Kemebradikumo Pondei, made the most headline in Nigeria as every existing social media platform was awash with reactions on the incident. Pondei

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Umbrage Over Retirement Age In NASS

There has been some disquiet in the National Assembly, NASS, between the Clerk of the National Assembly, CNA, Mr. Sani Omolori and the National Assembly Service Commission over retirement age for workers with the national assembly.However, the uneasy calm has

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BREAKING: Security Operatives Condone National Assembly Over Leadership Crisis

By Abdul Lateef Taiwo Armed security men have taken over all the entrance leading to the National Assembly Assembly Complex Abuja. As early as 3am on Thursday, AljazirahNigeria correspondent gathered that a combined squad of security agents were deployed to

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Omolori Dismisses Reported Sack As Clerk Of NASS

Mohammed Ataba Sani-Omolori has dismissed report that the National Assembly Service Commission (NASC) approved his immediate retirement as the Clerk of National Assembly on Wednesday.Earlier on Wednesday, the Clerk alongside over 150 management staff members of the parliament were said

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Senate Holds Public Hearing For Two Bills In Banking Sector

By Abdul Lateef Taiwo The Senate on Wednesday held public hearing on Electronic Transactions Bill, 2020 and Banks and other Financial Institutions Act, Cap, B3 LFN, 2004 Repeal and Amendment Bill, 2020. The chairman Senate Committee on Banking Insurance and

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BREAKING: NASS Commission Sacks Clerk, 149 Others

The National Assembly Service Commission(NASC) has sacked the Clerk of the National Assembly (CNA), Alhaji Mohammed Sani-Omolori. Sani-Omolori was sacked alongside 149 others, including Secretary of NASC, Mr. Olusanya Ajakaiye in a letter by the Commission on Wednesday. The Commission

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