NASS clamours for immunity, as Reps pass Bill 2nd reading

By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives members, yesterday argued for more than one hour over the propriety or otherwise of conferring immunity on the Senate President, his deputy, the Speaker of the lower Chamber and his deputy, as well as the Speakers of the State Assembly and their deputies. The development followed a presentation for a second More...

by Peoples Daily | Published 22 hours ago
By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
0 Comments

Senate wants military base in Garkida

By Musa Adamu As a direct consequence of last Friday’s killing in Garkida, Adamawa state, Senate on Tuesday resolved to ask the chief of Army Staff, General Buratai to re-establish a military base in Garkida More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
0 Comments

Reps summon MDs of IOCs for shortchanging host communities

By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives joint committee on Treaties, Protocols, Agreements and Petroleum Resources (Upstream) has ordered the appearance of Managing directors of oil companies in Nigeria More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
0 Comments

Ex lawmaker urges Buhari to keep campaign promises

From Gambo Ahmed, Lafia A former lawmaker who represented Akwanga South Constituency at the 5th Nasarawa State House of Assembly, as well as 2019 leader of the Presidential Support Committee Group for President More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
0 Comments

Senate to recover withholding tax revenue from banks, CSCS

By Musa Adamu Senate has directed its Committees on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, and Finance to jointly investigate non remittance of taxes on bank deposits and dividends payments for enhanced More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
0 Comments

Senate probes road safety compliance by haulages

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Senate on Tuesday, mandated its committee on Federal Character and Inter-Governmental Affairs to investigate the level of compliance to road safety legislations amongst haulage operators, More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
0 Comments

Senate considers C’ttee report on Security next week – Lawan

By Musa Adamu President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, disclosed on Tuesday that the Senate may next week consider the report of an Ad-Hoc Committee on security challenges with a view to finding solutions to Nigeria’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
0 Comments

Federal Character: Senate cautions Buhari against breach of Constitution

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Senate has cautioned President Muhamnadu Buhari against breaching provisions of the Constitution with non constitution of full membership of the Federal Character Commission (FCC) since 2018. It More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
0 Comments

Insanity has become PDP pastime – APC

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi All Progressives Congress (APC), has said that the call by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on the Supreme Court to review its rulings on the Presidential Election and governorship elections More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 25th, 2020
0 Comments

LG boss, ex DIG, councilors defect to PDP in Zamfara

From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau The Chairman of Tsafe local government council and all the 10 Councilors alongside former Deputy Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Mamman Tsafe, have dropped their membership with More...