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Lawan, Gbajabiamila Fault FG’s Money Sharing, Seek Law To Back Scheme

The leadership of the National Assembly has faulted the way the Social Investment Programme of the Federal Government is being implemented and called for an enabling legislation in line with global best practices.   The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila made their reservations about the scheme at a meeting held on Tuesday with the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajia Sadiya Umar Farouq and some top officials of the Ministry.   The meeting…

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Oyo Gov Makinde Tests Negative To Coronavirus

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has tested negative for coronavirus six days after he initialy tested positive for the COVID-19 and was in self isolation. The governor had on March 30th, announced via social media that he had tested positive for the virus, stating that though he is asymptomatic, he will continue to self-isolate. However, in a statement via his official Twitter handle, Governor Makinde in the late hours of April 5th, announced that he had received his second negative test result for COVID-19. He thanked everyone who had…

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Senate President, Tinubu Felicitate With APC Chairman Oshiomhole At 68

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, is rejoicing with the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), His Excellency, Adams Oshiomhole, on the auspicious occasion of his 68th birthday. National Leader of APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has also congratulated the party’s National Chairman, Comrade Adams Aliu Oshiomhole, as he turns 68 on April 4. Lawan congratulated Oshiomhole on his good health despite the intensity of his life of service to Nigeria as a former labour leader, two-term Governor of Edo State and in his current position as the National…

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Atiku To Makinde: We Stand By You, Pray For Your Quick Recovery

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the last election, Atiku Abubakar has expressed his wish of quick recovery to Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State currently in isolation having tested positive to covid 19. In a message from his twitter handle, Atiku prays for the Governor’s quick recovery while commending him for the tremendous work in setting up a covid19 diagnostic centre in Oyo State. Dear @seyimakinde I pray for your quick recovery and I am very impressed by your tremendous work in setting up a #COVID19 diagnostic…

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Senators Donate 50 Per cent Of Salaries Monthly To Fight COVID-19

…..From March Till End of Scourge THE Nigerian Senate has announced the decision by Distinguished Senators to contribute 50 percent of their salaries to the efforts to respond to the spread and treatment of Corona virus in Nigeria. The acting spokesman of the Senate, Senator Godiya Akwashiki, announced the decision in a statement on Monday. “After due consultations following a keen review of the national efforts to contain the Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria, the Senate wishes to announce that from March, 2020, Distinguished Senators will be donating 50 per cent…

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Senate President Salutes Asiwaju Tinubu At 68

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has felicitated with the National Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC), His Excellency, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who turns 68 on Sunday, 29th March, 2020. Lawan said Asiwaju Tinubu, a former Senator and a two-term governor of Lagos State, is an inspirational political leader and champion of  national unity and development. “All through his political life, Asiwaju Tinubu has doggedly groomed leaders, set development templates and built bridges for national integration and cohesion, all of which he sees as necessary tools for robust…

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Tinubu At 68: Colloquium  Organisers Postpone Event For Fear Of COVID 19

As part of the activities usually held for the past 11 years to mark the birthday of the National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, organisers of the colloquium have shifted the event to a later date. Tinubu in a statement to herald his birthday the event, explained the reasons for the postponement even as he acknowledged the blessings he has enjoyed from God in seeing another year. According to him; “I thank God for giving me the life…

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Zamfara Guber Poll:  Supreme Court Dismisses APC Cases, Ordered To Pay PDP N2m

The Supreme Court has dismissed the application for judicial review filed by the All Peoples Congress in Zamfara State against Senator Kabiru Marafa and 179 others. In a lead judgment delivered by Justice Inyang Okoro, the apex court held that the application is a vexatious, frivolous and gross abuse of court process. The court awarded the cost of N2m to be paid by the applicant to the 1st to 140th respondents. Justice Okoro further held that the apex court lacks the jurisdiction to entertain an application seeking a review of…

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Coronavirus: Lawan, Gbajabiamila, Ministers Meet On Planned 2020 Budget Review

The Leadership of the National Assembly on Wednesday held a meeting with some Ministers and Heads of agencies from the Executive arm of Government to brainstorm on the impact of Coronavirus pandemic on the Nigerian economy. The meeting specifically touched on the planned review of the 2020 budget and Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper passed late last year by the National Assembly. The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, who presided over the meeting, in his opening remarks said that an immediate review of the 2020 budget…

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Party De-registration: ANRP Slams N2bn Suit On INEC

One of the deregistered political parties, Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP) has dragged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to court claiming N2bn in damages. The party accused INEC that by delisting  the organisation as a duly-registered political party had brought the hard-earned name and brand value to disrepute.   The grounds of our action in the suit filed at the Federal High Court Abuja are:   That section 225A of the constitution which gave INEC power to deregister, not providing a procedure for a party sought to be registered…

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