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ENTERTAINMENT

Today's Headlines: Angel Speaks On Making Love With Cross, Buhari Writes House Of Reps

BBNaija: Angel speaks on making love with Cross Big Brother Naija, BBNaija Season 6 housemate, Angel has cleared the air on making love with Cross in the house. Cross and Angel have kissed passionately in the house and shared the same bed. Some videos making the rounds on social media showed both housemates under a duvet which stirred suspicions that both housemates have made love.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Angel Speaks On Making Love With Cross, Buhari Writes House Of Reps

POLITICS

A Review of the Salary Structure of Government Officials - Senators, House of Reps, Ministers, etc

The country is in the midst of a financial meltdown. The government is looking for cost-cutting measures. An examination of the pay scales of all government employees will reveal to even the most well-intentioned Nigerian that the country is burdened with a massive financial load in terms of wage payment.

  10 months ago ago
A Review of the Salary Structure of Government Officials - Senators, House of Reps, Ministers, etc

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: 300 Bandits Attack Sokoto Community, Another fight erupts in House of Reps

300 Bandits Attack Sokoto Community. Over 300 bandits armed with guns and other weapons have killed two soldiers and inflicted serious injuries on seven others, in a raid on Unguwar Lalle village in Sabon Birni council area of Sokoto State. Another fight erupts in House of Reps.

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 300 Bandits Attack Sokoto Community, Another fight erupts in House of Reps

POLITICS

Nigeria To Get 20 New States. See The List

Following the agitation rocking some parts of the nation, the Nigeria Senate has proposed the creation of 20 new states. According to reports, the Senate Committee On Constitution Review, has recommended for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to conduct a referendum for the new states.

  9 months ago ago
Nigeria To Get 20 New States. See The List

ENTERTAINMENT

Davido meets up with Belizean House of Reps member, Shyne Barrow, shares the moment on his IG story

Nigerian singer-songwriter and actor, David Adedeji Adeleke, professional known as Davido, has taken to his official Instagram story to share the moments when he sat together with a Belize House representatives member, Shyne Barrow, in Atlanta, Georgia. The 28-year-old star who is currently residing in the United States was seen in the photo shared on his verified Instagram story, sitting side by side with the renowned Belizean politician.

  9 months ago ago
Davido meets up with Belizean House of Reps member, Shyne Barrow, shares the moment on his IG story

POLITICS

APC Suspends Prominent House of Reps Member, Gives Reason

The APC branch of the ruling in the Kano state municipal government has taken harsh action against Sha'aban Ibrahim Sharada, a federal legislator. Sharada was suspended by the party for a year after the claims against him were judged to be guilty The charges against the legislator include the suspected murder of Governor Ganduje and other party leaders

  11 months ago ago
APC Suspends Prominent House of Reps Member, Gives Reason

POLITICS

As House of Reps decides to drop the plan to remove NYSC, here is what should rather be done

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) which has been in existence for over 40 years has proven to live up to the purpose which it was created for; national unity, and service to our motherland. However, over the past weeks, it has seen many questioning the importance of the scheme, due to the risk some out there are forced to take, all in a bid to serve their country.

  11 months ago ago
As House of Reps decides to drop the plan to remove NYSC, here is what should rather be done

POLITICS

Today's Headlines:House Of Reps Drops Plan To Scrap NYSC, Shoot-On-Sight Order Still In Force-Buhari

House Of Reps Drops Plan To Scrap NYSC. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporter The House of Representatives Committee on Youths has said there is no plan to scrap the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC). The chairman of the committee, Yemi Adaramodu, stated this in Abuja at an event on Thursday.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:House Of Reps Drops Plan To Scrap NYSC, Shoot-On-Sight Order Still In Force-Buhari

POLITICS

Meet The House Of Reps Member Who Called For The Suspension Of The Nigerian Navy Supplementary List.

Meet Honourable Ben Rolland Igbaka, who is representing Ethiope federal consistency Delta State, he was the house of reps. member who filed the motion that the 44 supplementary Nigerian navy list be suspended. According to him, he said his motivation for the motion which was adopted by the house of representatives, was as a result of the breach of Federal Character Principle, which widened inequality and exclusiveness from federal civil service, he also said that recruitments and appointments into federal jobs is being treated as a matter of politcal discretion and not with equity, which allows spread of appointments into various government bodies.

  10 months ago ago
Meet The House Of Reps Member Who Called For The Suspension Of The Nigerian Navy Supplementary List.

MILITARY

"I've seen how war was fought in other countries, I can improve insecurity with my experience"-COAS

source/photo credit: Sahara reporters On Tuesday, the Chief of the Army Staff, Maj Gen Farouk Yahaya, while speaking to the House of Representatives joint committee on defence and army, stated that he can improve insecurity in the country with the experience he had gathered from war and peace-keeping in Liberia.

  11 months ago ago

POLITICS

House of Reps set to pass Bill for States to collect VAT

The Nigerian House of Representatives has made a move to pass a Bill for the collection of Value Added Tax (VAT) by State governments. This is a law that will back states’ battle to collect Value Added Taxes, VAT, and also give them their right to mine and control their resources.

  8 months ago ago
House of Reps set to pass Bill for States to collect VAT

POLITICS

House of Reps approves Pay-As-You-Go, price reduction for DSTV, other cable TV subscribers

Indeed, it was a welcome development as one can imagine how much they spend monthly on Cable Tv subscriptions like DStv which is a Sub-Saharan African direct broadcast satellite service owned by MultiChoice. This will rekindle a lot of Nigerians smiles as the House of Representatives approves pay-as-you-go price reduction for Dstv and other cable TV subscribers.

  10 months ago ago
House of Reps approves Pay-As-You-Go, price reduction for DSTV, other cable TV subscribers

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: How We Recovered 43 Oil Wells From Rivers — Imo Govt, S/west Govs Meets House Of Reps

How we recovered 43 oil wells from Rivers — Imo govt The Imo state government yesterday named the areas it recovered 43 oil wells from Rivers State, saying that 22 oil wells were recovered from Mgbede Field in Egbema, Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area and 21 oil wells from the Akri Field in Oguta Local Government Area in Imo

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: How We Recovered 43 Oil Wells From Rivers — Imo Govt, S/west Govs Meets House Of Reps

POLITICS

Communities In Kogi State Are Now Under Attack By Bandits, Federal Lawmaker Laments

Teejay Yusuf, a member of the House of Reps for the Kabba-Bunu/Ijumu Federal Constituency in Kogi State, has expressed concern over the increasing number of bandit assaults in his district. In the previous week, Yusuf stated, the deteriorating security issues everywhere in Kabba in the Kabba-Bunu Local Government Area "due to the death and kidnapping of persons, as well as attacks on structures, organizations, farmlands, and the church."

  8 months ago ago
Communities In Kogi State Are Now Under Attack By Bandits, Federal Lawmaker Laments

POLITICS

House Of Reps Steps Down Petroleum Industrial Bill

The controversial Petroleum Industrial Bill has been stepped down by the House of Representatives after a closed-door session of one hour. While the house is in recession, a more careful discussion and examination is expected to hold over the decision. The harmonised PIB allocation to host communities, which was pegged at three percent was earlier opposed by lawmakers from the South-South.

  10 months ago ago
House Of Reps Steps Down Petroleum Industrial Bill

POLITICS

House Of Reps approve Buhari’s $8.3bn, €490m World Bank And China loans

The report came earlier on Friday that the House of Reps approve $8,325,526,537 and €490,000,000 foreign loans under the 2018-2020 external borrowing plan of the Federal Government for which the president, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (Rtd. ), sought the approval of the National Assembly. The House Committee on Aids, Loans and Debt Management recommend the approval in its report that was considered and adopted at the plenary on Friday.

  10 months ago ago
House Of Reps approve Buhari’s $8.3bn, €490m World Bank And China loans

POLITICS

Opinion: 3 Reasons Why The House Of Reps May Have Voted Against Lifting The Ban On Twitter

It's no longer news that the National Assembly has voted against the lifting of Twitter ban in the country, and gradually we just might be losing our freedom of expression in an alleged democratic state. While majority of Nigerian seems to have moved on from the ban as we now feel less concerned with the use of VPN to access it.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: 3 Reasons Why The House Of Reps May Have Voted Against Lifting The Ban On Twitter

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: House Of Reps Approve Bill To Create State Police, Fire Burns Plaza In Delta

House Of Reps Approves Bill To Create State Police Photo Credit: Sahara Reports The House of Representatives has passed for second reading, a bill seeking to amend the 1999 Constitution to allow creation of state police and legalise regional security outfits. The current police system will be decentralised by moving police from the Exclusive Legislative List to the Concurrent List.

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: House Of Reps Approve Bill To Create State Police, Fire Burns Plaza In Delta

POLITICS

Opinion: Appraising House of Reps accountability report on NEDC

The Managing Director (MD) of the North East Development Commission (NEDC) Alhaji Mohammed Goni Alkali is a rare breed. His honesty, transparency and uprightness in the discharge of his responsibilities at the NEDC are seldom in most Nigerians. His public actions in the management of people and resources are unlike the general known character of Nigerians.

  9 months ago ago
Opinion: Appraising House of Reps accountability report on NEDC

POLITICS

[Opinion] Electoral Act Amendment Bill Backlash: A Move to Undermine our Democracy.

There have been speculations over the media over the plans of the Legislators to amend the electoral act by removing the electronic transmission of results. Twenty-two Civil society Organizations raised alarm over the electoral amendment after they saw a draft where electronic transmission of results was outrightly removed, However, the Senate President, Ahmed Lawal has debunked the claims and said that they have not seen the bill and the committee working on the bill have not delivered their reports and told the public to exercise patience for the right information.

  10 months ago ago
[Opinion] Electoral Act Amendment Bill Backlash: A Move to Undermine our Democracy.