Tag Archives: House Of Representative

Reps Call For Construction Of More Pedestrian Bridges

The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Capital Development Authority to construct more pedestrian bridges, and provide security at existing ones across the Federal Capital Territory. This was sequel to a motion moved at plenary by Mr James Faleke from Lagos State. Moving the motion, Mr Faleke worried that some existing pedestrian bridges are not secured and lack maintenance ...

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Reps Lift Jibrin’s Suspension

The Suspended former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin has sent in a letter apologizing to the House of Representatives for his numerous allegations that put the Green Chamber into disrepute. The Speaker of the House Yakubu Dogara, who showed the letter on the floor today at plenary, said Jibrin has fulfilled all the conditions that he ...

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Lawmakers Move To Curtail Social Media Security Threats

The House of Representatives has called for synergy among security operatives in the country in order to swiftly put  searchlight on violence video and threat posts on Social Media. The House also urged the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture to sensitize the general public on the need to desist from unpatriotic act on the social media. The resolution followed ...

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Reps Grant More Time For Investigation Into Over $17 Billion Stolen Fund

The House of Representatives has extended the Referral Time to Ad-hoc Committee so as to enable them Investigate the over $17 Billion Dollars Stolen from Undeclared Crude Oil and Liquefied Natural Gas Exports to Global Destinations. This was sequence to the motion moved on the floor of the House by Hon. Namdas Abdulrazak Sa’ad (Adamawa State) who said that there ...

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We Will Resist Concessional Of Ajaokuta Steel Plant – Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives says, that the parliament will resist any move to concession the Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited, as doing so would amount to concessioning Nigeria’s future.      The speaker, who said it is a collective shame to all leaders that the project is yet to be completed after so many years, made the statement when ...

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2019: Nigerians Asked To Disregard Obasanjo over Buhari- Chief Whip

The Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Mr Ado Doguwa has urged Nigerians to disregard any comments by the former President Olusegun Obasanjo to President Muhammadu Buhari. He stated this while briefing newsmen at the National Assembly. Mr Doguwa said former president Obasanjo cannot be a stumbling block to the exercise of human and constitutional right of President Buhari ...

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