REPS INVITE AMAECHI, SALEH MAMMAN, ZAINAB AHMES ISA PATAMI, DMO DG OVER DEBTS TO CHINA

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The House of Representatives has summoned the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed and the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami. Also summoned by the lawmakers are the Minister of Power, Saleh Mamman; and the Director-General of Read More …

REPS BAR JOURNALISTS FROM COVERAGE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL

Attention. Editor Breaking: Reps bar journalists from Control of Infectious Disease Bill public hearing Journalists were Wednesday barred from covering public hearing on the controversial Control of Infectious Disease Bill currently before the House of Representatives. When journalists, particularly members of the House of Representatives Read More …

GBAJABIAMILA BOWS, AS HOUSE OF REPS DIRECTS PUBLIC HEARING ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL

The House of Representatives has assured that it would hold a public hearing on the Control of Infectious Disease Bill, 2020. Nigerians and several civil society organizations had kicked against the speed move to pass the bill without input from stakeholders. On Monday, the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, Read More …

REPS TOOK 10MIL DOLLAR BRIBE TO PASS CONTROVERSIAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL, CUPP ALLEGES

Urges opposition lawmakers to confront leadership with facts Tuesday Says lower parliament must suspend action, seek wider input By Joseph Erunke – Abuja The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has alleged that the leadership of the House of Representatives received $10 million to sponsor Read More …

HOUSE OF REPS SUSPENDS CONSIDERATION OF BUHARI’S 22.78BIL DOLLAR LOAN REQUEST INDEFINITELY

The House of Representatives has indefinitely suspended the consideration of the $22.79bn external loan request by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). The House had listed the report by its Committee on Aids, Loans and Debt Management on the 2016–2018 Federal Government External Borrowing Read More …