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Lagos Assembly explains absence at constitutional review

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Friday advanced reasons it did not participate in voting on constitution alteration bills in the ongoing constitution review by the National Assembly.

Electoral act, constitution amendments ready in weeks – Senator Ekweremadu

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has assured that legislative work on the Electoral Act and the Constitution amendment would be concluded in a matter of weeks.

State assemblies begin debate on constitution amendment

Three months after the National Assembly transmitted drafts of the 1999 Constitution Amendment to State Houses of Assembly, some houses have commenced debate on the bills.

Constitution amendment: Failure of imagination and need for political courage

John McCain, the indomitable United States of America, USA, senator whose vote torpedoed the Republican Party - his political party’s attempt to repeal the USA affordable health care bill-dubbed Obamacare is a study in political courage.


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HYPREP: Why Ogoni cleanup is yet to commence

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Victor Ikpeba: Francis Uzoho will be Super Eagles first-choice goalkeeper in Russia

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Robert Lewandowski: Super Eagles defeat a lesson to Poland

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Bruno Tshibala: DRC’s Joseph Kabila eager to handover after December elections

Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Bruno Tshibala, has confirmed that his boss will not be a candidate in elections slated for December this year.

UNAIDS appoints Aisha Buhari as special ambassador

The Joint UN Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) has appointed Wife of the President, Hajiya Aisha Buhari, as UNAIDS Special Ambassador for the Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Promotion of Treatment for Children living with HIV in Nigeria.

Russia expels 23 UK diplomats in retaliatory move in spy row

Russia will expel 23 British diplomats in retaliation against the United Kingdom's expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats, Russia's foreign ministry said.