​Dogara, Gbajabiamila factions merge

Messrs Dogara and Gbajabiamila formally collapsed their factions into "one united" APC House Caucus. The post ​Dogara, Gbajabiamila factions merge appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Court Set To Rule On Senate Standing Committee Composition

A Federal High Court in Abuja is set to decide if it would grant an interim injunction filed by Senator Kabir Marafa seeking to restrict the Senate President from appointing any standing committees of the Senate. In the suit filed before Justice Gabriel Kolawole, Senator Marafa claims that if the

PHOTOS: Dogara And Gbajabiamila Looked Like Good Friends During The APC Meeting Which Ended In Deadlock

The All Progressives Congress chieftains yesterday, July 27, met over the lingering National Assembly crisis, which started as a result of the chambers leadership elections. The meeting was said to have ended in a deadlock, with President Muhammadu Buhari ordering the lawmakers to quickly resolve the crisis, ahead of the Tuesday

NASS Crisis: What Dogara Had To Say After Meeting With Buhari

Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the House of Representatives, expressed his position on the lingering National Assembly crisis after the July 27 resolution meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari. It should be noted that the Monday encounter aimed at solving the problem, reportedly ended in a deadlock.

Buhari, APC House Of Reps Members To Meet On Monday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday hold a meeting with members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the House of Representatives. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, confirmed the proposed meeting to reporters on Sunday.

War No More: APC House of Reps legislators end their crisis

Hon Femi Gbajabiamila and Speaker Yakubu Dogara as other legislators look on The disagreement in the House of Representatives over sharing of position of principal officers, has been resolved, Rep. Pally Iriase (Edo-APC) has said.

Dogara group says House crisis over, Gbajabiamila camp insists no truce yet

The House of Representatives has remained stuck in crisis since its inauguration over the appointment of other principal officers after Mr. Dogara emerged speaker The post Dogara group says House crisis over, Gbajabiamila camp insists no truce yet appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Buhari Meets With Gbajabiamila In Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, July 24, met with the House of Representatives lawmaker,  Femi Gbajabiamila, in Aso Rock, Abuja. It should be recalled that Gbajabiamila was the candidate preferred by the All Progressives Congress for the green chamber leadership.

NASS Crisis: Gbajabiamila’s Loyalists Take Dogara, Others To Court

Two aggrieved lawmakers of the All Progressive Congress (APC) have asked a federal high court to restrain the Speaker of the House of Assembly, Yakubu Dogara from refusing to accept nominees sent by the party leadership as majority leader and deputy; and majority whip and deputy. The APC loyalists in

Yobe Residents Commend Army Chief’s Visit

Residents of Yobe State, north-east Nigeria, have praised the Chief of Army Staff, Major General Tukur Buratai, for his three-day working visit to the state. They pointed out the civil-military relationship being strengthened to enhance partnership against terrorism, as one of the reasons for their gratitude.

APC Has Right To Decide Leadership Of House Of Representatives – Obono-Obla

A lawyer and member of the legal and security directorate of the All Progressives Congress (APC)  Presidential Campaign Council, says the party has the right to choose the principal officers of the House of Representatives. Mr Okoi Obono-Obla made the statement on Tuesday on a Channels Television’s programme, Sunrise Daily.

How NASS Returned N7B To National Treasury During Yar’Adua’s Administration

Former Senate President David Mark has dismissed claims that the budgets and salaries of senators and members of the House of Representatives were furtive. This follows an investigation by Premium Times revealing Mark’s role in increasing the budget of the National Assembly and bringing the culture of secrecy to the federal legislative