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Electronic results transmission: APC senators, Reps miss opportunity to win over Nigerians

MEMBERS of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Senate and the House of Representatives have missed an important opportunity to win the hearts...

Mixed reactions trail House of Reps’ bill to scrap NYSC

NIGERIANS have expressed mixed reactions over a bill sponsored at the House of Representative to scrap the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme. The bill,...

Reps ask NCC to extend deadline for blocking SIM cards without NIN

THE House of Representatives has asked the National Communications Commission (NCC) to extend the 31st December deadline issued to SIM card owners to submit...
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House of Reps allege govt officials sign empty pages of loan agreement

NICHOLAS Ossai, member, federal house of representatives and chairman of the house committee on treaties, protocols and agreements recently submitted that some government officials...

Corruption: $23.224b, N7.744trn unaccounted for, CISLAC warns NASS against approving loans for FG

THE Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) also known as  Transparency International Nigeria on Tuesday, says that a total of $23.224 billion and N7.744...

Lawmaker apologises after saying ‘men are not wood’ during rape Act deliberation

AHMED Jaha, a federal lawmaker representing Damboa/Gwoza/Chibok Federal constituency says he regrets his comment after saying women should learn to dress decently to avoid...
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Omozuwa: Nigerian female lawmakers demand stiffer penalty for rapists

  SOME female members of the ninth Senate have demanded stiffer penalty for abusers and rapists following the rape and murder Uwa Omozuwa, a 22-year-old...

Reps suspend Buhari’s $22.79b loan consideration indefinitely

THE House of Representatives has suspended deliberations on the $22.79billion external loan request by  President Muhammadu Buhari, shortly after it had been approved by...

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Lagos police parade sound engineer’s suspected killers

THE Lagos Police Command has paraded six persons over the death of a sound engineer, David Imoh. Imoh was killed...

NRC cancels resumption of Abuja-Kaduna train services

THE Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has cancelled the planned resumption of train services along the Abuja-Kaduna route. The NRC announced...

FCT minister seeks Rotary’s partnership in campaign to end open defecation

THE Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory, Ramatu Tijjani, has asked Rotary International District 9125, Nigeria, to...

Lagos court sentences Danish man to death for killing Nigerian wife, child

A LAGOS High Court has sentenced a 54-year-old Danish national, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging for killing his...

ASUU denies rejecting new FUTA Vice-Chancellor

THE Federal University of Technology Akure, (FUTA) Chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has denied reports...
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