INEC announces dates for 2023 election campaign

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced dates for the commencement of the presidential, National Assembly, governorship and state assembly campaigns by political parties. While the campaign for presidential and National Assembly elections will commence on September 28, 2022,

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House of Reps makes u-turn on three rejected ‘women-related’ bills

The house of representatives has rescinded its decision on three ”gender bills” in the constitution amendment. The bills are on indigenship, citizenship, and 35% affirmative action for women. The bills will be recommended for consideration and will be part of

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Buhari asks national assembly to delete clause in electoral act which stops political appointees from contesting for electoral positions unless they resign

President Muhammadu Buhari who signed the electoral act today February 25, has asked the national assembly to expunge section 84 (12) of the electoral act of 2022 which he claimed disenfranchises serving political officers. Commenting on the section which reads

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Photos from the presentation of the 2022 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly by President Buhari

President Buhari today October 7 presented the 2022 budget before a joint session of the National Assembly. The budget N16.39 trillion is tagged ‘Budget of Economic Growth and Sustainability’ was laid before a joint session of the national assembly this

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National assembly members know they can’t go back to their constituencies if they legalize marijuana – NDLEA Chairman, Buba Marwa

Chairman of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Brig. Gen. Buba Marwa (retd) has said that members of the National Assembly know they can’t go back to their constituencies if they legalize marijuana. Addressing State House correspondents after meeting

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PDP Governors insist on electronic transmission of results

Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party have called on the national assembly to approve the electronic transmission of election results. PDP Governors who released a ten-point -communique at the end of its meeting in Bauchi, the

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Buhari sends 2022-2024 MTEF and FSP to National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has transmitted the 2022-2024 medium-term expenditure framework (MTEF) and fiscal strategy paper (FSP) to the national assembly. The announcement was made on Thursday July 8 by Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila. President Buhari in

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Lobby of National Assembly Flooded due to Leaking Roof

The lobby of the National Assembly was flooded due to leaky roof from the heavy downpour which occured during the early hours of Tuesday June 22. This resulted to the delay of plenary session, with cleaners seen scooping the water

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