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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Reps endorse South-West Devt Commission, approve N346.3bn NDDC’s budget – Newtelegraph

    The House of Representatives, yesterday, passed through second reading a bill seeking for the establishment of South-West Development Commission. Leading debate on the bill, the sponsor, Hon. Femi Fakeye informed that the British colonialists left the country with a political configuration...
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    Metro We deserve SUVs, not cars for oversight functions — Reps – Vanguard News

    ABUJA—IN response to the public outcry that greeted the planned expenditure of N5.04bn on “exotic” cars for members of the National Assembly, members of the House of Representatives have said they deserved to drive jeeps otherwise called Sports Utility Vehicle (SUVs) and not Toyota Camrys. …...
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    Metro Reps move to abolish payment of acceptance fees in tertiary institutions – Newtelegraph

    The House of Representatives has called on the Federal Government to “immediately” abolish the payment of acceptance fees into Tertiary Institutions in the country. This followed a unanimous adoption of a motion moved by Rep. Chinedu Martins (PDP-Imo) during the plenary presided over by the...
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    Politics House of Reps speaks on division over Gbajabiamila’s leadership style – Daily Post Nigeria

    The spokesman for the House of Representatives, Rep. Benjamin Kalu (APC-Abia), says there is no crack among the members of the House of Representatives. In a statement he issued on Sunday in Abuja, Kalu urged the public to ignore suggestions of crack in the house..... Read more via Daily...
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    Politics Reps probe recruitment, extortion scam in NNPC, NPA, CBN – Vanguard News

    The House of Representatives has resolved to probe the alleged clandestine recruitment process in NNPC, NPA, CBN and other Federal Government’s Ministry, Department and Agencies, MDAs. The House made the resolution following a motion introduced by Yusuf Gagdi from Plateau State during …...
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    Politics See List Of Rep Members Who Will Not Return To The House In 2019 – Nairaland

    Ahead of the 2019 general elections, at least 50 per cent of the 360 House of Representatives members of the eighth assembly will not return to the ninth assembly next year. A review by News men show that many of these lawmakers either lost the primary elections that were … Read more via...
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    Politics JUST IN: Again, faulty microphone forces Reps to adjourn plenary – Premium Times Nigeria

    For the third time in two weeks, the House of Representatives adjourned its plenary over ... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Why I Left APC' - Speaker Yakubu Dogara Finally Opens Up - Daily Trust

    The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, says he left the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) because APC failed to “keep to promises it made to Nigerians.” Dogara, who stated this shortly after he submitted his nomination forms at the PDP...