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The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, while meeting with the leadership of PENGASSAN on Tuesday February 6, said refining crude oil locally would be a permanent solution to ending fuel scarcity in Nigeria.
The House of Representatives urged the minister of justice and attorney-general, Abubakar Malami, to intervene in ongoing trial of former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) spokesman, Mr Olisa Metuh, to enable him receive treatment.
Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Fashola was on Tuesday, January 23, grilled for over two and half hours by members of the House of Representatives Committee on Works.He was quizzed during a two-day investigative hearing.
Some concerned citizens and groups had written to the security and intelligence committees of the Senate and House of Representatives, demanding a scrutiny of Abubakar’s appointment. Ahmed Abubaka was appointed as the substantive.
The House of Representatives has urged the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to provide relief materials to IDP camps in Awe, Azara, Keana and Rukubi in all Awe/Domain/Keana federal constituencies of Nasarawa state.
The House of Representatives on Wednesday, January 17, summoned the chief of army staff, Tukur Buratai, over a lingering land dispute between the Nigerian army and some natives of Effurun, in Uvwie Kingdom of Delta state.
The House of Representatives has summoned Ibe Kachikwu, the minister of state for petroleum, and Maikanti Baru the managing director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), over payment of subsidy on Premium Motor Spirit.
Comrade Akinlaja Joseph (PDP, Ondo East/West) at the National Assembly Complex said knocks await the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation next week Tuesday, January 16, when the House of Representatives reconvenes.
Lawmaker Loveth Idisi, representing Ethiope federal constituency in Delta state, allegedly abandoned his vehicle for a bicycle after he was unable to get fuel.
The organisation further urged the CJN and other relevant parties concerned to use their offices and direct that the case be given priority by the trial judge.
House of Representatives celebrated defection of member of the Peoples Democratic Party representing Egor/ Ikpoba-Okha federal constituency of Edo state.
In a statement by the deputy minority leader of the House, Chukwuka Onyema, the caucus condemned the group and called it a mere band of ill-disguised impostors.
According to Chidoka, the security checkpoints mounted with used tyres, logs of wood and metal barricades are often abandoned on the highways after operations.
Raphael Igbokwe, a member of the House of Representatives from Imo state on the platform of the PDP suddenly joined the APC on the floor of the chamber.
A 2017 amendment bill passed recently by the Nigerian Senate makes it mandatory for use of card reader and banned manual accreditation, when it becomes a law.
House of Representatives, on Tuesday, raised questions over a “purported” presidential approval exempting some special Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.
Yakubu Dogara, has revealed how All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain, Bola Tinubu, begged him to step down for Femi Gbajabiamila as speaker in 2015.
The House said the police was focused on diverting the public's attention from the sordid and weighty allegations against the Police especially the SARS unit.
After earlier indicting the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (HoS)F, Winifred Oyo-Ita, Magaji later made a U-turn and claimed he was responsible.
Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun has said that the last time embattled former pension boss Abdulrasheed Maina received salary last was in February, 2013.
The language policy recently proposed by the leadership of the Nigerian army has been firmly opposed by lawmakers in the federal House of Representatives.
Abubakar Adamu a member of the Federal House of Representative representing Shiroro/Rafi/Munya Federal Constituency, Niger has withdrawn from the 2019 race.