Worried over the deteriorating security situation in the country, the House of Representatives on Wednesday through a unanimous voice vote, called on the nation’s Service Chiefs to resign their positions.
A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, on Thursday urged Nigerians to prepared for tough times ahead of 2020 budget circle, even as he described the budget document presented to the National Assembly by General Muhammadu Buhari as a ‘scam’.
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, October 8 will submit the 2020 Appropriation bill to the joint sittings of the National Assembly.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has come under attack over his recent threat to report the service chiefs to President Muhammadu Buhari, for failing to honour an invitation to a meeting on security.
. 4 policemen injured, vehicles vandalized
. 40 Shi’ite members arrested
. House of Reps hurriedly adjourned sitting
. IGP orders 24-hr surveillance of FCT
ADEKUNLE ADESUJI, Abuja
There was pandemonium at the premises of the National Assembly on Tuesday in Abuja as the four policemen were allegedly shot by the protesting Shiite members.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, Thursday announced Alhassan Doguwa from Kano State, as the leader of the House.
Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja has dismissed a suit filed against the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila.
The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, wants all properties belonging to the State, which were forcefully taken over by the Federal Government to be returned.
SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, Monday said he would carry members of the opposition along in the appointment of chairmen of standing committees of the House.