Siege on National Assembly: APC Sound Discordant Tunes Over Sick of Lawal Daura 

Nigeria's rulling party is speaking from two sides of their mouth following the blockade find Nigeria's National Assembly by operatives of Nigerian secret police, DSS.  The position of the party was that of total condemnation of the action following the revelations  acting   president Yemi action president yemi Osinbajo had no knowledge about the operation.  Bit … Continue reading Siege on National Assembly: APC Sound Discordant Tunes Over Sick of Lawal Daura 

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“Not Too Young To Run” Law Opens New Frontiers For Nigerian Youths

On Thursday, May 31, 2018, President Muhammadu Buhari signed the "Not Too Young" bill into law, making good his promise during his May 29 democracy day broadcast.  As the much anticipated bill becomes an act of the national assembly,  it creates new opportunities for younger people to vie for political positions in Nigeria. The new … Continue reading “Not Too Young To Run” Law Opens New Frontiers For Nigerian Youths

Nigeria’s National Assembly Passes 2018 Budget #Budget2018

Nigeria's National Assembly has passed the 2018 Appropriation Bill. The 2018 budget was presented to the parliament by President Muhammadu Buhari in November 2017 with a total estimate of N8.612 trillion but the national assembly increased it to N9.12 million with the stipulation that 1% of the CRF must be used to fund healthcare.  Senate … Continue reading Nigeria’s National Assembly Passes 2018 Budget #Budget2018

Nigerian Police Release Names of Mace Thieves  

The Nigerian Police has released the names of the thieves who today led by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege invaded the Senate chamber and stole the Mace.  The names of the suspects are: Tuoyo Mabiaku – Warri North Local Government Area Peter Orede – Warri South LGA Blessing Edjeke from Abraka In Ethiope East LGA Lucky Okomu … Continue reading Nigerian Police Release Names of Mace Thieves  

NASC Chairman schools Saraki on Civil Service hierarchy, rejects directive on appointment of NASS Clerk

Nigeria's  National Assembly Service Commission (NASC),  has rejected a directive given by embattled Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki reversing the appointment of Mr. Mohammed Sani-Omolori, as the new acting Clerk to the National Assembly (CNA . Saraki sought to replace Sani-Omolori with Mr. Benedict Efeturi in a written directive asking the commission to withdraw the letter of appointment already … Continue reading NASC Chairman schools Saraki on Civil Service hierarchy, rejects directive on appointment of NASS Clerk

Patoranking meets with Senate President Bukola Saraki

Nigerian Reggae musician Patoraking today met with Senate President Bukola Saraki at the National Assembly Abuja. The singer couldn't hide his excitement He said: "This is actually the biggest thing that has ever happened to my career". Senate President Saraki shared a video of their meeting on Twitter. Speaking at their meeting, Senate President Saraki … Continue reading Patoranking meets with Senate President Bukola Saraki

Presidency blames National Assembly for missing budget

The Nigerian Presidency has blamed the National Assembly over the missing 2016 budget. Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mallam Shehu Garba said in a statement that all questions concerning the missing budget should be directed to the National Assembly. He said; "Nobody, except the president, can withdraw the budget. As … Continue reading Presidency blames National Assembly for missing budget

#MissingBudget: Confusion as Nigerians direct questions of missing budget to Qatar businessman Nasser Al-Saadi [@Nass]

After the news of Nigeria's missing budget broke today, angry Nigerians who turned to micro blogging site Twitter to vent their anger are bombarding one Nassar Al-Saaid from Qatar who has the Twitter handle @Nass with questions concerning the missing budget. "People of Nigeria are asking me of their missing budget",  Mr Nasser Al-Saaid said. … Continue reading #MissingBudget: Confusion as Nigerians direct questions of missing budget to Qatar businessman Nasser Al-Saadi [@Nass]