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Speaker Dogara: Exclusion of youth from governance, crime against humanity

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said that the exclusion of young people from the decision making processes that affect them could be equated to crime against humanity.

NOA: President Buhari’s Democracy Day speech apt, inspires hope

Wahab Ishola, Lagos State director of National Orientation Agency (NOA), on Tuesday, called on Nigerians to give the present administration the needed support to continue to deliver democracy dividends.

APC aspirants tackle Rep Gbajabiamila over re-election bid

Some All Progressives Congress members in Lagos State who are aspiring to represent Surulere Federal Constituency I at the House of Representatives have expressed their opposition to the re-election bid of the Majority Leader of the House, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila, whom they said had served the fourth term already.

Senate transmits Age Reduction Bill, 11 others for presidential assent

The Senate on Tuesday resolved to transmit the Age Reduction Bill (Not Too Young to Run Bill) and 11 others, to President Muhammadu Buhari, for assent.

States assemblies speakers okay #NotTooYoungToRun Bill

There are indications that the #NotTooYoungToRun Bill aimed at removing age limits for running for elective offices would sail through in at least two-thirds of the 36 states Houses of Assemblies in the country.

Group faults Dalung’s support for “Not too Young to Run’’ bill

The organisers of the Miss Intellectual Nigeria, Znac Inspire, has commended Mr Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youth and Sports for his support for the ”Not too Young to Run’’ bill.

Saraki calls for youth inclusion in governance

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called for the creation of sustainable opportunities and empowerment programmes for young Nigerians to enable them play their role in the governance of the country.

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Festus Keyamo: When looters say they will jail looters, expect lootocracy

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