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Akwa Ibom Assembly inaugurates ad-hoc committes

The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly on June 10, 2019 constituted ad-hoc committees on welfare and selection.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of six new Permanent Secretaries in the States Civil Service.

Governor Sanwo-Olu is a proactive governor – lawmaker

The Lagos State House of Assembly lawmaker representing Ojo Constituency II, Akande Victor, has described Lagos State governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu as a proactive leader willing to make a difference.
Ifeanyi Okowa Delta

Governor Okowa sends names of eight commissioner nominees to Delta Assembly

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Tuesday forwarded the names of eight nominees for appointment as Commissioners to the State Assembly for screening and confirmation.

Ekiti speaker appoints former NUJ chairman as media adviser

The Speaker, Ekiti State House of Assembly, Funminiyi Afuye, has appointed Tai Akogun, former Chairman of Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) in the state as his Special Adviser on Media.
Frank Okiye

Edo new speaker assumes duty

Mr Frank Okiye, the newly elected Speaker of Edo House of Assembly, assumed duty at the assembly complex on Tuesday.
Taiwo Olakunle Oluomo

Ogun speaker cautions workers against politics

Mr Olakunle Oluomo, the Speaker, Ogun House of Assembly, on Tuesday, urged members of staff of the assembly to be apolitical toward quality service delivery for the legislative arm of government.

Speakership: House of Reps members threaten legal action over allegations of vote buying

One week after emergence of Mr Femi Gbajabiamila as Speaker of House of Representatives, crisis is already brewing over allegations of vote-buying.
The much-anticipated inauguration of the Edo State House of Assembly has allegedly been performed, behind closed doors.

Edo Assembly inaugurated behind closed doors

The much-anticipated inauguration of the Edo State House of Assembly has allegedly been performed, behind closed doors.
The Speaker, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos) swore-in Rep. Musa Sarki-Adar(APC-Sokoto) who was absent at the Tuesday’s inauguration.

Speaker Gbajabiamila: We’re working with executive to tackle problems

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Monday said that the lower chamber is working with the executive arm of government to tackle the challenges facing the country.
Imo State House Of Assembly

Imo speaker decries looting of assembly complex

The Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chiji Collins, has lamented the massive looting of the Assembly complex, Speaker and Deputy Speaker’s Lodge.
Femi Gbajabiamila

Speaker Gbajabiamila promises to carry opposition along in committees

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the newly elected Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Monday held a closed door meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

VP Osinbajo, Speaker Gbajabiamila meet in Aso Rock

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday met behind closed doors with the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila.
Senate President Ahmad Lawan presiding over the second plenary of the 9th Senate having been inaugurated on Tuesday, the 11th Of June, 20198

PDP chieftain tasks National Assembly on sufferings among Nigerians

Alexander Mwolwus, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain in Plateau State, has challenged the 9th National Assembly (NASS) to quickly evolve means of cushioning the sufferings and plights of Nigerians.

Monarchs, youths, others call for expulsion of Ebonyi lawmaker from PDP

Monarchs in Effium autonomous community in Ohaukwu local government area of Ebonyi state at the weekend called for expulsion of a lawmaker, Awo Chinedu representing Ohaukwu north constituency in Ebonyi state house of assembly from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for allegedly sponsoring cultism.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

2019: Kogi APC members bicker over mode of primary

Ahead of the November 16 Kogi State governorship election, members and stakeholders of the ruling All Progressives Congees (APC) are sharply divided over the mode of primary to be adopted in picking the party’s flag bearer.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Edo APC lawmakers-elect reject party’s nomination

The rift between National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and Governor Godwin Obaseki appeared deepened as the lawmakers-elect for the Edo State House of Assembly rejected nomination for the House leadership by the State Executive Committee of the APC.
Gboyega Oyetola

Governor Oyetola: Crime rate rising in Osun

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Thursday set up three ad hoc committees.
The Speaker, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos) swore-in Rep. Musa Sarki-Adar(APC-Sokoto) who was absent at the Tuesday’s inauguration.

Ninth House of Reps holds first plenary session

The 9th House of Representatives on Thursday held its first plenary after members were inaugurated on Tuesday, June 11, 2019.

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The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has tasked staff of the National Oil Company to bolster their productivity.

Recruitment: NNPC warns against siege on its headquarters

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday decried the blockades of its premises as people living with disabilities stormed headquarters of the corporation in protest of alleged exclusion from recruitment by NNPC.
Saido Berahino is unarguably the biggest name in the current Burundi team that is about to make their debut in the 2019 African Cup of Nations, but he’s not the team’s most reliable player.

Burundi’s most prolific forward not Saido Berahino

Saido Berahino is unarguably the biggest name in the current Burundi team that is about to make their debut in the 2019 African Cup of Nations, but he’s not the team’s most reliable player.

Fire razes 200 shops in Makurdi market

A trader, James Ekeson, who spoke to newsmen said the fire started at about 6:30 pm when the market was closed.

Emir advocates improve welfare for journalists

Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman, the Emir of Katsina, has advocated for a special welfare package for journalists to enable them perform their constitutional roles effectively and efficiently.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says an investigation is ongoing on the seized $2.8 million at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

EFCC arrests five suspected Yahoo boys, recovers gun in Ibadan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan zonal office on Tuesday, arrested three suspected internet fraudsters.