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I’m Fully Committed To A New National Minimum Wage Act – Buhari

President Muhammdu Buhari holding the report of the Tripartite Committee on the Review of National Minimum Wage at the State House on November 6, 2018.   President Muhammadu Buhari says he has been working hard to ensure that the nation

Reps Pass Electoral Act Amendment Bill

A file photo of lawmakers at the House of Representatives in Abuja   The House of Representatives has passed the Electoral Act Amendment Bill. The lawmakers passed the bill at Wednesday’s plenary in Abuja after they adopted the report by

Senate Passes Electoral Act Amendment Bill As Saraki Anticipates Buhari’s Assent

File photo of a plenary at the Senate   The Senate has passed the Electoral Act Amendment Bill. The bill was passed on Tuesday after it was read for the third time on the floor of the Senate at the

Senate stands down Electoral Act Bill consideration

Nigerian Senate The Senate on Thursday stood down consideration of the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2018 for third reading and passage, until Tuesday. The bill, which was captured on the Order Paper, was stood down at plenary for more legislative

Electoral Act Amendment Bill Passes Second Reading

Senate Chamber (file)   The amendment of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Act 2010 has passed the second reading in the Senate. The bill which was passed on Wednesday contains all corrections made to the initial one sent to President

Osun Election: Aregbesola Describes Protest By PDP Leaders As Irresponsible Act

 Governor Rauf Aregbesola on Friday reacted to the protest by leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against the outcome of the Osun Election. Aregbsesola told journalists during a visit to the presidential villa that the protest

NASS Passes Fourth Version Of Electoral Act Amendment Bill

National Assembly Complex (file photo)   The Joint Committee of the Senate and House of Assembly on Electoral Matters on Tuesday passed the fourth version of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill. Chairman of the Committee, Senator Suleiman Nazif, explained that

Electoral Act Amendment: Wike Accuses Presidency Of Plot To Rig 2019 Elections

(File) Rivers State Governor Nyesome Wike addresses a conference at the Government House in Port Harcourt.   Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, says the refusal of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the amended Electoral Act bill into law is part

Reps Reject Electronic Voting, Pass Electoral Act Amendment Bill

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Traditional Ruler Urges FG To Implement Child Act Laws

Traditional ruler of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi   The Traditional Ruler of Iwo in Osun State, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi, has called on the Federal Government to enforce the implementation of the Child Rights Act. According to him, this

Death Of Nigerian Diplomat In Sudan, ‘Criminal Act’ – Police

  The police authorities in Sudan have described the death of a Nigerian diplomat found dead at his home in Khartoum, the Sudanese capital as  a “criminal act.” “An employee in the consular section of the Nigerian embassy was found dead

Senate Invasion: Lawmakers Condemn Act As Assault On Democracy

File Photo The Federal Lawmakers have condemned the invasion of the Senate chamber during Wednesday’s legislative proceedings by some unidentified men who went away with the mace. The lawmakers in an interview with Channels Television said the forceful removal of

Offa Robbery: Saraki Condemns Act, Says Perpetrators Will Be Arrested

File photo: Bukola Saraki   The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has condemned the robbery incident that led to the death of several persons in Offa. Senator Saraki said this on Friday in a Facebook post while condemning the incident

Senate Begins Fresh Process Of Electoral Act Amendment

File photo The Senate has said it will begin a fresh process of amending the 2010 Electoral Act. The new bill will on Tuesday be presented on the floor of the Senate and has been listed on its Order Paper for