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President Buhari receiving Report of the Technical Advisory Committee on the Implementation of the National Minimum Wage in State House on 25th Mar 2019 2

OPS hails President Buhari on minimum wage assent

The Organised Private Sector (OPS) says signing the new minimum wage into law is an indication of President Muhammadu Buhari’s passion and concern for workers in the country.
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Ninth National Assembly: APC North Central governors endorse Senator Lawan, Rep Gbajabiamila

The All Progressives Congress (APC) governors and party state chairmen from the North-central geo-political zone on Thursday endorsed the two candidates of the party for the leadership positions of the 9th National Assembly.
President Buhari receiving Report of the Technical Advisory Committee on the Implementation of the National Minimum Wage in State House on 25th Mar 2019 2

President Buhari signs Minimum Wage Bill into law

After a long wait, President Muhammadu Buhari has finnaly signed the National Minimum Wage Bill into law.
The Action Alliance (AA) Governorship candidate in Imo, Mr Uche Nwosu on Friday flagged off his campaign for the March 2, election with a pledge to endorse President Muhammadu Buhari.

National Assembly leadership: Imo AA, APC Reps‘ll back President Buhari’s choice – Uche Nwosu

The Imo State governorship candidate of the Action Alliance (AA) in the 2019 election, Uche Nwosu, has assured that members of the party that won the House of Representatives seats will support the choice of President Muhammadu Buhari for the Speaker of the House of Representatives.

NAEE chief hails passage of petroleum industry bill

Prof. Wunmi Iledare, outgoing President, Nigeria Association for Energy Economics (NAEE) says the passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) by the senate was a welcome development for the industry.
Jide Olatunbosun

Rep Jide Olatunbosun: I’m under pressure to contest for Speaker

Mr Jide Olatunbosun, a member of the House of Representatives, says he is under “intense pressure” to contest for the post of Speaker of the House.

Senate reconvenes April 24 to pass 2019 budget

The much awaited report of the 2019 Appropriation bill was laid in the Senate and House of Representatives Wednesday.
The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki has cautioned politicians against overheating the polity ahead the general elections.

Senate passes seven bills rejected by President Buhari

This is coming as the upper chamber initiated the override of the president on the Fourth Alteration Bill No.28.
Senate President Senator Bukola Saraki

Senate passes PIGB, six other bills

It also passed the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism bill 2019, National Research and Innovation Council bill 2019, Stamp Duties act (amendment) bill 2019 and National Agricultural Seed Council bill 2019.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

North Central caucus rejects Femi Gbajabiamila’s endorsement by APC

The North Central Caucus of the House of Representatives on Wednesday rejected the endorsement of Majority Leader of Femi Gbajabiamila as Speaker of the incoming 9th National Assembly.
John Dyegh

Rep John Dyegh ignores Femi Gbajabiamila’s APC endorsement, declares ‎Speakership bid

Another member of the House of Representatives, Mr John Dyegh, from Benue State, has declared his ambition to run for the speakership seat in the 9th National Assembly.
John Okafor

Ninth National Assembly: Rep Chike Okafor declares for Speaker position

Ahead of the plan by the All Progressive Congress (APC) to zone the speaker of House of Representatives’ slot, Rep Chike Okafor (APC-Imo), on Tuesday, formally declared to run for the position.

PenCom loses confidence in House of Reps committee leadership

The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has declared loss of confidence in the leadership of the House of Representative ad-hoc committee set up to investigate its activities.

APC adopts Femi Gbajabiamila as Speaker

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has adopted Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila as its candidate for the position of the Speaker of the House of Representatives in the 9th National Assembly.

Rep Gbajabiamila endorsed for Speaker at meeting with President Buhari

House leader, Femi Gbajabiamila (APC, Lagos) was yesterday endorsed for the position of speaker, House of Representatives in the ninth assembly. The decision was taken at the Presidential Villa at a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari’s APC Reps-elect and the party executives.

House of Reps to investigate fish importation licences

The House of Representatives is to investigate all licenses granted for fish importation within the last one year, it emerged on Tuesday.
Yekini Nabena

APC deputy spokesman wants North-Central to produce Speaker

The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Yekini Nabena, on Tuesday called on the leadership of the party to consider zoning the position of the Speaker of the Ninth House of Representatives to the North-Central.

Governor Shettima confirms President Buhari’s choice for Senate Presidency

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno State on Monday confirmed that Senator Ahmad Lawan is President Muhammadu Buhari’s choice for the position of Senate President in the 9th Assembly.

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