News - NASS

SERAP Blames PDP, APC Governments, NASS For Polls Fiasco

6 days ago /
Nation 

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has asked Nigerians to blame successive governments since 1999 and the National Assembly responsible for the postponement of Saturday’s presidential election.

Police Redeploys Commissioners

2 weeks ago /
Nation  Security 

The police service commission has approved the appointment and subsequent deployment of 37 command commissioners of police for the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory Abuja, following the recommendation of the acting inspector-general of police.

NASS Gives Accelerated Hearing To Minimum Wage Bill

4 weeks ago /

The National Assembly has given an accelerated hearing to the new national minimum wage sent to it by president Muhammadu Buhari with the bill scaling second reading in both chambers on Thursday.

Buhari Decorates New IGP Adamu

1 month ago /
Nation 

President Muhammad Buhari has decorated the acting inspector general of police Muhammad Adamu with his new rank.

Atiku Shuts Down Lafia

1 month ago /

Lafia the Nassarawa state capital in North central, Nigeria shutdown activities for the People’s Democratic Party Presidential Candidate Atiku Abubakar and his campaign team on Thursday.

Saraki, Dogara Sue NASS Workers

2 months ago /
Nation 

The leadership of the national assembly has sued workers of the national assembly before the national industrial court of Nigeria to stop them from shutting down the federal parliament. 

Osinbajo, SGF, Ministers Arrive NASS Ahead Buhari's Presentation

2 months ago /
Nation 

Ahead of the formal presentation of the 2019 appropriation bill before a joint session of the National Assembly today, the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has arrived the legislative chamber.

Over 235, 0000 IDPs Return Home In Benue, Nassarawa, And Taraba States -Military

2 months ago /
Nation 

The joint military force Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, says no fewer than 235, 000 persons who were previously displaced have returned to their ancestral homes in Benue, Nassarawa and Taraba States.

NASS Clerk Reacts To Workers Strike

2 months ago /
Nation 

The clerk of the National, Assembly Sani Omolori has reacted to the on-going 4-days warning strike by the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, PASAN

Buhari To Present 2019 Budget Proposal To NASS Next Week

2 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday next week present the 2019 appropriation bill to a joint session of the National Assembly.

Buhari Sets Up Presidential Implementation Committee On Autonomy Of State Legislatures, Judiciary

2 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted a Presidential Implementation Committee on Autonomy of State Legislature and State Judiciary in accordance with the 4th Alteration to the 1999 Constitution.

Again, Buhari Withholds Assent To 2018 Electoral Act Amendment Bill Passed By NASS

2 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari may have again declined assent to the 2018 Electoral Act Amendment Bill.

Saudi Arabia Donates Food Items To IDPs In North East

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, through the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre, has donated 140,468 bags of food items to persons displaced by Boko Haram activities in Borno and Yobe States.

Protesting Staff Shut Down National Assembly

2 months ago /
Nation 

Members of staff of the national assembly on Tuesday barricaded the entrance of the senate and the House of Representatives over unpaid salaries and other entitlements.

 

Buhari Has Right To Withhold Assent To Any Bill Passed By NASS - Lawan

2 months ago /
Nation 

Leader of the Nigerian Senate, Ahmed Lawan, says President Muhammadu Buhari is obliged by the Constitution to withhold assent to any bill passed by the National Assembly if he discovers infractions that could jeopardise national interest.

 

Kano APC NASS Caucus Passes Vote Of Confidence On Ganduje

2 months ago /
Politics 

National Assembly caucus of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has passed vote of confidence on Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State for another 4-year tenure in office.

Over 150,000 Displaced Persons Return Home In Benue, Nassarawa, and Taraba – Military

3 months ago /
Nation 

The joint military  operation whirl stroke says it  has recovered a total  of fifty seven weapons, twenty seven AK 47 rifles and one thousand three hundred and  eleven rounds of ammunition  with over a hundred and fifty thousand  internally displaced  persons back home in Benue, Nassarawa and Taraba state within six months of its operation. 

Nigeria’s Growing Rape Problem

3 months ago /
Nation 

Statistics globally seem to suggest rape cases are on the increase. 

Relationship Between Executive And NASS Is Glowing– Osinbajo

3 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the relationship between the executive and the National Assembly remained in good condition.

U.S. Gymnastics CEO Arrested For Evidence Tampering

4 months ago /
Sports  

The former President and CEO of USA Gymnastics has been arrested for tampering with evidence in relation to the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.


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