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Just In: Court Orders Recovery Of Pension Collected By Saraki, Akpabio, Other Ex-Govs

Just In: Court Orders Recovery Of Pension Collected By Saraki, Akpabio, Other Ex-Govs

A Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos State, has ordered the Federal Government to recover pensions collected by former governors serving as ministers and members of the National Assembly. The court also directed the Attorney…

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Social Media/ Hate Speech Bills May Backfire If…, Fani-Kayode Warns FG

Social Media/ Hate Speech Bills May Backfire If…, Fani-Kayode Warns FG

By Augustine Akhilomen Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has warned the Federal Government on the danger of passing the Social Media/Hate Speech bills into law. Fani-Kayode in a post on Friday stated that the…

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Thrash Social Media Bill, Amend Cyber Crime Act, Falana, Shehu Sani Tell Senate

Thrash Social Media Bill, Amend Cyber Crime Act, Falana, Shehu Sani Tell Senate

**Say Nigerians Will Resist Attempt To Stifle Debate In The Country By Augustine Akhilomen Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN and former Kaduna Senator, Shehu Sani on Wednesday vehemently opposed the proposed social media bill…

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Thrash Social Media Bill, Amend Cyber Crime Act, Falana, Shehu Sani Tell Senate

Thrash Social Media Bill, Amend Cyber Crime Act, Falana, Shehu Sani Tell Senate

By Augustine Akhilomen Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN and former Kaduna Senator, Shehu Sani on Wednesday vehemently opposed the proposed social media bill currently on the floor of the Senate, describing it as draconian…

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Buhari Didn’t Undermine Osinbajo By Travelling Without NASS Notice – Presidency

Buhari Didn’t Undermine Osinbajo By Travelling Without NASS Notice – Presidency

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Senator Babajide Omoworare, on Wednesday said President Muhammadu Buhari did not undermine the office of the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, by traveling without…

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FG urges National Assembly To Okay Diaspora, E-voting

FG urges National Assembly To Okay Diaspora, E-voting

The Federal Government has urged the National Assembly to pass a bill that will allow Nigerians in the diaspora to participate in local elections from any country they are in. The Chief Executive Officer of…

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Lawan Makes Case For Women Participation In Politics

Lawan Makes Case For Women Participation In Politics

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the National Assembly would support initiatives and efforts aimed at widening the scope of women participation in politics and governance. Lawan, according to a statement by…

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CCB Contractor Abandons Project After N1.3bn Mobilisation –National Assembly

CCB Contractor Abandons Project After N1.3bn Mobilisation –National Assembly

The National Assembly Joint Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions on Tuesday asked anti-graft agencies to probe a contractor who abandoned a project since 2015 after collecting N1.5bn mobilisation fee. The contractor was said…

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NASS Backs EFCC, ICPC In Fight Against Corruption

NASS Backs EFCC, ICPC In Fight Against Corruption

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, said on Tuesday that the National Assembly will provide the necessary support to the anti-corruption agencies in the fight against corruption. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and…

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Stay At Your Duty Post – Punch Editorial Tells Buhari

Stay At Your Duty Post – Punch Editorial Tells Buhari

WHAT kind of President is Muhammadu Buhari? In moments of national crisis, he abandons his duty post in preference for foreign trips of dubious value. Showing scant interest in domestic affairs, the President has embarked…

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