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National Assembly members notorious for bribe taking – Jega

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The former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, on Monday accused the members of the National Assembly of bribe taking. He said chairmen of committees in the National Assembly were more notorious for bribe  taking antics. Jega made the allegation in Abuja while delivering a lecture titled, “Peace building and good […]

See full details on how Nigeria’s 2018 budget was shared

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The National Assembly, last Wednesday, passed the Nigeria 2018 Appropriation Bill six months after it was presented by the executive, and here is how the money was shared. President Muhammadu Buhari had last year at a joint-session of the National Assembly last November laid a budget proposal of N8,612,236,953,214 (N8.6 trillion) to the lawmakers. But […]

Dino Melaye releases statement over failed attempt to recall him

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Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, who is currently in the Intensive Care Unit after a scuffle with security agencies last week, has released a press statement over the failed attempt to recall him from the Senate. Gideon Ayodele, Media Aide to the embattled senator in a statement on Sunday, called on Nigerians to continue […]

Senator Omo-Agege reacts to his 90 days suspension from Senate

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Delta state Senator, Ovie Omo-Agege has finally reacted to the 90 days suspension which was handed to him by the leadership of the Nigerian Senate. The Senate had suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege for 90 days over his comment that President Muhammadu Buhari was the target of the amendment to the Electoral Act 2010 to reorder the […]