Reps want Presidential Scholarship Scheme suspended

President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Education, Rep. Aminu Suleiman, has called for the Presidential Scholarship Scheme to be put on hold forthwith.

Xenophobic Attacks: Reps Demand South Africa To Compensate Victims

The House of Representatives have called on the South African government to begin plans for adequate compensation for Nigerian victims of the Xenophobic attack. The Chairman of the House Committee on Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, made the call while meeting with the South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Louis Mnguni, in

Two PDP Members Show Up To Collect Certificate Of Return From INEC


Drama ensued on Friday at the Independent National Electoral Commission, Enugu, when two people presented themselves to collect the certificate of return for the Nsukka/Igboeze South federal constituency. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the two people, Mr Ikechukwu Ugwuegede and Dr Patrick Asadu, both members of the Peoples

Nigeria To Urgently Recall Envoy From South Africa?


The House of Representatives has asked the federal government and current leader of the country Goodluck Jonathan to immediately recall Nigeria’s high commissioner from South Africa, threatening that Nigeria will no longer tolerate the killing of its citizens.

APC Wins Majority Seats In House Of Reps


The All Progressives Congress (APC) will firmly be in control of the 8th House of Representatives as the majority party with over 214 members. There are a total of 360 seats in the second chamber of the National Assembly.

PDP House of Reps candidate defects to APC

Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta Governor Ibikunle Amosun welcoming the PDP House of Representatives candidate at last Saturday’s election to APC in Abeokuta.Photo by: Abiodun Onafuye

BREAKING NEWS: INEC Postpones House Of Rep Elections


The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has announced the postponement of election into the House of representatives in eleven federal constituencies in Jigawa State, Vanguard reports. The  State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Alhaji Halliru Aliyu Tambawel announced the development while briefing news men on Friday night at INEC headquarters in Dutse,.

MUST READ: How My Hatred For Tinubu Started – House Of Rep Member Narrates

Opeyemi Bamidele , in his article entitled: “My hatred for Asiwaju Bola Tinubu”, writes that those belly-aching over the meteoric rise of the former Lagos State governor to political stardom are chasing shadows. House of Representatives member Opeyemi Bamidele,the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

Main REASON Why PDP Is Still Afraid Of Card Reader


Hon Abayomi Abdul-Kabir Ayeola is a member of the House of Representatives representing Ibeju-Lekki Federal Constituency on the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC). In this interview, he expresses assurance that his party will win the presidency. He also speaks on issues relating to the forthcoming elections among other things.

PDP Spits Out About Na’aba’s Defection


Kano State Peoples Democratic Party Frontiers has described the resignation of former speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Umar Na’Abba, from the party as a non-issue saying the politician “was of no value aside the relics of him serving an office”. In a statement signed by the coordinator of

Senate, Reps Agree on $53 Benchmark For 2015 Budget

The Senate and the House of Representatives have adopted $53 as the oil benchmark price for the 2015 budget. The adoption was agreed in a meeting of the Conference Committee of the two chambers in a meeting yesterday, ahead of the anticipated passage of the N4.

Deputy Speaker, Governorship Candidate Narrowly Escape Lynching

The deputy speaker of the House of Representatives, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, and the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) governorship candidate in Imo state, Capt Emmanuel Iheanacho, narrowly escaped being lynched on Wednesday. The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha

Reps say broadcast regulators have failed Nigerians

Aminu Tambuwal, Speaker House of Representatives The House of Representatives on Tuesday said that media regulators had failed to discharge their regulatory responsibilities of ensuring positive and development political campaigns.

House Of Reps Puts Oil Benchmark At $54

The House of Representatives has passed the 2015-2017 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Paper, and set the crude oil benchmark price at 54 dollars per barrel. In a bid to ensure it completes work on the documents, the House received the report of its joint committee on the