NASS SET FOR SHOWDOWN WITH BUHARI OVER SERVICE CHIEFS TENURE

The refusal of President Muhammadu Buhari to re­place the service chiefs de­spite repeated calls by the National Assembly and oth­er eminent Nigerians will be the major point of dis­cussion when the president meets with the House of Representatives on Thurs­day, Daily Independent has gathered. The Read More …

DESPITE HIS COMPLAINT THAT CONSTITUENCY PROJECTS HAD NO IMPACT IN THE COUNTRY, BUHARI RETAINS 100BIL FOR IT IN 2020 REVISED BUDGET

Eniola Akinkuotu The Federal Government has insisted on the N100bn Zonal Intervention Projects (constituency projects) for the 469 senatorial districts and federal constituencies across the country. This is contained in the 2020 revised federal budget which has been forwarded to the National Assembly for approval. Read More …

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY PADDED NDDC 2019 BUDGET WITH OVER 500 FAKE PROJECTS – ACTING MD

The acting Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Kemebradikumo Pondei, revealed on Tuesday that the commission’s 2019 budget was inflated with over 500 non-existing projects. Mr Pondei made the disclosure on Tuesday while addressing journalists in Port Harcourt, Rivers State while making clarifications on allegations Read More …

TENSION IN NATIONAL ASSEMBLY AS TENURE ELONGATION FOR CLERK OTHER SENIOR STAFF DIVIDE WORKFORCE

Sunday Aborisade A fresh crisis is imminent at the nation’s apex legislative institution over the insistence of its management to implement a document which approved extension of tenure for the clerk, Mr. Mohammed Sani-Omolori and other directors. The immediate-past board of the National Assembly Service Read More …