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Constituents withdraw recall petition against Kano lawmaker

The constituents of the Bebeji Constituency in the Kano State House of Assembly have withdrawn the petition they wrote to the Independent National Electoral Commission to recall their representative, Mr. Galadima Kuki, on August 14, 2017.

I’ve sold my official vehicle – Ex-Speaker tells Assembly

Immediate past Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon Elisabeth Ativie, has told the new leadership of the Assembly that she has sold one of the official vehicles, a Lexus Jeep 2016 model, given to her when she was Speaker.

Ekiti Assembly indicts Olujimi, two lawmakers over constituency projects

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has accused the Senator representing Ekiti South, Mrs. Biodun Olujimi, and two state lawmakers of gross misconduct and abuse of office.

Kwara Assembly bans strip clubs in hotels

The Kwara State House of Assembly on Wednesday announced the prohibition of strip clubs or nude parties in all government and privately-owned hotels operating in the state.

Civil servants their own problem in Kogi – speaker

The Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly, Prince Mathew Kolawole, has slammed civil servants in the State for their alleged insincerity towards the screening exercise embarked upon by the current administration.

Lagos bye-election: IPAC appeals to INEC to shift proposed date

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State says it has received an appeal from the Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) to shift the proposed date for the bye-election in Eti-Osa 1 constituency by two weeks.

Anambra lawmaker dies after attending APGA primary

A member of Anambra State House of Assembly, Mr Francis Mmegbuaneze, is dead.

I want to export Kebbi rice, goats to US, Japan – Bagudu

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has said that one of his missions in the state was to ensure rice, goats and other agriculture produce from indigenous farmers reach New York City and Japan.

APC set to win Gombe by-election – scribe

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Gombe State Chapter, says it is set to win the seat of Dukku North Constituency in the August 19 bye-election into the state House of Assembly.

APC tackles Cross River Assembly over declaration of member’s seat vacant

The All Progressive Congress (APC) has risen in defence of Hon. Okura Elugate Ekom, representing the Obubra 11 State constituency.

Ogun residents to enjoy free eye treatment – commissioner

Ogun State Health Commissioner, Dr. Babtunde Ipaye, has said residents will benefit from a free eye surgery programme and a gift of recommended glasses to those with sight problems.

No cause for alarm over Edo Assembly impeachments – APC chair

The Chairman of the Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Anselm Ojezua, on Tuesday said there was no cause to be alarmed over the impeachment and subsequent elections that produced a new speaker and deputy speaker in the state House of Assembly on Monday, August 14, 2017.

Kogi Assembly approves 4 more special advisers for Gov. Bello

The Kogi House of Assembly on Tuesday approved four additional Special Advisers for Gov. Yahaya Bello.

Kwara assembly grills hoteliers over nude clubs

The Kwara State House of Assembly, on Tuesday, grilled managers and operators of hotels in the state over allegation that some hotels were operating nude clubs in the state.

Sokoto assembly impeaches deputy leader

The Sokoto State House of Assembly says it has impeached its Deputy Leader, Alhaji Kabiru Ibrahim (APC-Kware), following a no-confidence vote passed by members.

Ex-Edo guber aspirant Iduoriyekemwen dumps PDP

Former Edo State governorship candidate of the Modu Sheriff-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2016 September 28 gubernatorial election, Matthew Iduoriyekemwen, has resigned his membership of the party.

New Edo Speaker orders clerk to retrieve predecessor’s official vehicles

The new Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Honourable Kabiru Adjoto, has ordered the clerk of the House to take steps to retrieve the official vehicles of the immediate past Speaker, his deputy and Majority Leader in order to enable their replacements to make use of them.

Ambode charges youths to contribute to devt of Lagos

Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has called on youths across Lagos to make good use of several windows and opportunities provided for them by the state government to thrive and contribute their quota to their immediate environment.

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Former Edo state Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Barr. Osagie Obayuwana, has urged the National Assembly to repeal the law setting up the Department of State Services (DSS), saying it has outlived its usefulness.

Former Edo attorney-general urges National Assembly to repeal DSS law

Former Edo state Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Barr. Osagie Obayuwana, has urged the National Assembly to repeal the law setting up the Department of State Services (DSS), saying it has outlived its usefulness.
A senator representing Ondo South Senatorial District, Nicholas Tofowomo, on Saturday condemned the re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore by the personnel of the Department of State Services inside the courtroom on Friday where Justice Ojukwu was presiding

Ondo lawmaker decries DSS court room invasion

A senator representing Ondo South Senatorial District, Nicholas Tofowomo, on Saturday condemned the re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore by the personnel of the Department of State Services (DSS) inside the courtroom on Friday where Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu was presiding.
The Nigeria Police Command in Rivers says it intercepted and arrested two fake soldiers allegedly involved in a robbery operation within new Port Harcourt GRA on Wednesday.

Police nab man for allegedly killing neighbour in Niger

The Police in Niger have arrested one Mohammed Isa, 27, of Dogon Ruwa village of Bosso Local Government Area of the state, for allegedly shooting and killing his neighbour, Umaru Abubakar, 30, with a Dane gun.

Federal government files appeal against $9.6 billion P&ID judgement

Nigeria’s Federal Government (FG) on Friday filed a new and substantive challenge in the English Courts in the ongoing fight against the vulture-fund-backed P&ID.
Thobile Mbopkwa from South Africa has emerged the champion of the IAU African Championship held in Remo on Saturday.

South Africans emerge winners of Remo marathon

Thobile Mbopkwa from South Africa has emerged the champion of the IAU African Championship held in Remo on Saturday.