Category: The Parliament

Twitter Ban: FG Has No Right To Regulate Freedom Of Opinion – Minority Reps
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Twitter Ban: FG Has No Right To Regulate Freedom Of Opinion – Minority Reps

TML- January 14, 2022

The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has described the “declaration” by the All Progressives Congress (APC) led Federal Government of lifting the ban ... Read More

NLC Condemns Bill To Outlaw Strikes In Health Sector
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NLC Condemns Bill To Outlaw Strikes In Health Sector

TML- January 13, 2022

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has vehemently objected to the bill seeking to outlaw strikes in the health sector. The NLC President, Ayuba Wabba, while ... Read More

20yrs After, Reps Move To Review 3 Key Maritime Laws
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20yrs After, Reps Move To Review 3 Key Maritime Laws

TML- January 6, 2022

In a bid to make the Nigerian maritime industry competitive, the House of Representatives Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration has concluded plans to ... Read More

National Assembly Transmits 2022 Budget To Buhari For AssenT
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National Assembly Transmits 2022 Budget To Buhari For AssenT

TML- December 28, 2021

The National Assembly has transmitted the 2022 Appropriation Bill to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), for assent. The House of Representatives and the ... Read More

Senate Passes 2022 Appropriation Bill Of N17.13trn
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Senate Passes 2022 Appropriation Bill Of N17.13trn

TML- December 23, 2021

The Senate has passed a 2022 budget of N17.126 trillion against N16.391 trillion as presented by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Senate while passing the bill ... Read More

Reps Back Legal Profession Reform Bill
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Reps Back Legal Profession Reform Bill

TML- December 10, 2021

Members of the House of Representatives, on Tuesday, expressed support for the Bill seeking to repeal the Legal Practitioners Act and enact the Legal Practitioners ... Read More

2023: Bar School Certificate Holders From Politics, NDDC Boss Tasks NASS
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2023: Bar School Certificate Holders From Politics, NDDC Boss Tasks NASS

TML- December 9, 2021

The Interim Administrator of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Pastor Effiong Akwa, has proffered that school certificate holders should be excluded from aspiring to ... Read More