News - NASS

Senate President Lawan Assures NASS Will Not Be A Rubber Stamp

6 days ago /
Politics 

Senate President Ahmed Lawan has assured Nigerians and the international community that the ninth National Assembly will not be a rubber stamp as being speculated.

APC Congratulates NASS Leaders

1 week ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated the newly elected leadership of the National Assembly.

PDP Congratulates NASS New Leadership

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the federal lawmakers, as representatives of the people, to place the welfare, and aspirations of Nigerians above other considerations by ensuring a strong and independent legislature that upholds the tenets of democracy and the dictates of Nigeria’s constitution.

YPP Calls For Peaceful Process In Selection Of NASS Leadership

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Young Progressives Party, YPP has called for a peaceful process in the election of the leadership of the ninth National Assembly.

Dokpesi, Others Storm NASS Demand Review Of NBC Act

2 weeks ago /
Judiciary 

Media magnate and founder of DAAR Communications Plc, High Chief Raymond Dopkesi, on Thursday led hundreds of protesters to the National Assembly to call for the review of the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, act to allow lawmakers appoint the leadership of the broadcast regulator.

CSO Kicks Over Smear Campaign In Nass Leadership

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

A coalition of Civil Society Organizations has advised Members of the National Assembly to allow probity, transparency and equity guide its leadership selection process.

CUPP Recommends Secret Ballot For NASS Leadership Polls

3 weeks ago /
Politics 

The Opposition Coalition of United Political Parties has endorsed the secret ballot system for the June 11, National Assembly leadership elections.

President Buhari Proclaims 9th NASS

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has proclaimed that the first session of the 9th National Assembly will hold on Tuesday the 11th of June 2019 at 10.00am.

Rohr Lists Mikel Obi, Musa, 23 Others For AFCON 2019 Camp

1 month ago /
Sports  

Coach Gernot Rohr on Tuesday listed midfield enforcer Mikel John Obi, pacy winger Ahmed Musa, and defenders Kenneth Omeruo and Abdullahi Shehu, in a 25-man squad to prepare for the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations finals in Egypt this summer with six other players on standby.

‘Missing N500bn’: CBN Speaks On Emefiele’s Leaked Audio

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Director, Corporate Communications, Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has said that no money is missing or stolen from the bank’s coffers as reported in some section of the media.

NASS Passes 2019 Budget

1 month ago /
Nation 

The National Assembly has passed a budget of 8.9 trillion Naira for the 2019 appropriation year.

Senate Passes 2019 Budget

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has passed a budget of N8.916 trillion Naira for the 2019 fiscal year.

9th NASS Leadership: South East APC Demands Equity

1 month ago /
Politics 

Leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in the Southeast region of Nigeria have risen from a meeting in Enugu, demanding for equitable zoning of principal offices in the 9th National Assembly.

Tribunal Orders INEC To Provide Kano Assembly Election Materials For Inspection

2 months ago /
Politics 

National and State Assembly election petition tribunal in Kano State has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to provide all relevant materials to the All Progressive Congress, APC, and it's candidate for Nassarawa State Assembly constituency, Ibrahim Gama.

Why Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Won't Park In Sir Alex Ferguson's Space

2 months ago /
Sports  

Sir Alex Ferguson is widely recognised as one of the best managers of all time, winning 38 trophies during his 26 years at Manchester United.

Disagreements Emerge Over Voting Method For NASS Leadership

2 months ago /
Nation 

As the race for the leadership of the 9th assembly heats up, a major bone of contention amongst lawmakers will be the voting pattern they should adopt to elect the presiding officers for both chambers.

 

NASS Leadership Tussle Takes Sectional Slant

2 months ago /
Nation 

The interest in the position of the speaker of the 9th House of Representatives has taken a new dimension as tribal and sectional sentiments creep into the election process.

Choosing Leadership Of NASS Is Exclusively For Elected Members – Saraki

2 months ago /
Nation 

Senate President Bukola Saraki has advised that the task of choosing the leadership of the 9th national assembly should be the exclusive preserve of elected members.

Youth Group Urges NASS Members-Elect To Put Nigeria First

2 months ago /
Nation 

Members of Nigeria’s 9th Assembly have been advised to focus more on legislative work rather than other personal interests which led to power play and negatively impacted the activities of the 8th National Assembly.

FG Seeks $461.8m Loan For New Airport Terminals

3 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s aviation minister, Hadi Sirika wants the National Assembly, NASS to consider the approval of the sum of 461.8 million dollars loan for additional work on the new airport terminals across the country.


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