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    Politics Reps query NDDC MD over N90.4bn extra-budgetary spending, 150 abandoned projects – Vanguard News
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    Metro Trafficked Nigerians: Reps tackle Lebanese govt – New Telegraph
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    Politics Lawmakers observe social distancing at plenary – Daily trust
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    Politics Reps take delivery of exotic cars and begin distribution amid coronavirus outbreak - Linda Ikejis Blog
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    Politics Reps to suspend plenary for two weeks over coronavirus - The Cable
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    Metro Rowdiness, as Reps shoot down motion to evacuate Nigerians from Wuhan - PM News

    There was rowdiness at the House of Representatives on Tuesday as lawmakers shot down a motion for the evacuation of Nigerians from Wuhan, China, a city ravaged by the deadly Coronavirus pandemic. A lawmaker, Ben Kalu had sought the permission of the House to move a motion of urgent public...
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    Politics Reps commence debate on 2020 budget - Daily Post

    The House of Representatives has commenced the debate on the 2020 Appropriation bill recently presented by President Muhammadu Buhari. The debate was almost stalled by Kingsley Chinda, who raised a Point of Order that the budget was not ripped enough for consideration since President has not...
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    Politics Reps investigate all abandoned projects since 1999 – TheCable

    The house of representatives has resolved to investigate abandoned projects awarded by the federal government from 1999 till date. The resolution is a sequel to a motion introduced during Wednesday’s plenary by Francis Uduyok from Akwa Ibom state. Uduyok lamented the ‘alarming’ number of...
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    Politics BREAKING: Reps okays bill ending HND, B.Sc dichotomy – Daily Post Nigeria

    The House of Representatives, Tuesday passed a bill which put to an end the controversial dichotomy between Polytechnic Higher National Diploma and the Bachelor of Science degree awarded by the Nigerian universities. This development was sequel to an adopted bill sponsored by Ali Isa and Edward...
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    Politics IT’S OFFICIAL: Femi Gbajabiamila is APC’s candidate for speaker - The Cable

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has adopted Femi Gbajabiamila, majority leader of the house of representatives, as its candidate for the position of speaker in the 9th assembly. Gbajabiamila was adopted after an intensive deliberation between the party’s house of representatives...
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    Metro [OPINION]Destroyers of Nigeria Were Born Between 1956-1976(-5 +2 yrs); The Worst Generation.

    Their fathers labored for Nigeria. They built a nation from nothing to something. They fought and won the civil war. They were good in anything they did. *They were mostly teachers, civil servants, artisans, farmers and traders. Few were lawyers, doctors and engineers.* Regardless of their...
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    Politics Killing of Aid Worker: Reps Demand Urgent Negotiation with Boko Haram over Remaining Captives –

    The House of Representatives has called on the executive to as a matter of urgency, commence further negotiation for the safe release of the women who are still being held captive by Boko Haram terrorists. The lawmakers’ call comes in the wake of the killing of a Red Cross … Read more via...
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    Metering: House of Reps moves to curb estimated billing – The Sun News

    In its bid to curb cases of estimated billing in the country by electricity distribution companies (DisCos), the House of Representatives has expressed its determination to encourage and strengthen operations of indigenous meter manufacturers. Consequently, its … Read more via The Sun News...
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    Na’abba reveals how much Obasanjo paid Senators to make him life president – Dailypost News

    An erstwhile Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Na ’abba, has revealed how much former President, Olusegun Obasanjo paid each of the National Assembly members in 2006 to make him life president. He said the third term agenda, which involved a constitutional amendment, and the...
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    Lawmakers Reject Bill On Paternity Leave – Sahara Reporters

    A bill seeking to legalize two-week paternity leave for men after their wives must have been delivered of babies has been rejected by the House of Representatives. The lawmakers argued that since it’s the woman who carries the child for nine months, the leave should be for the … Read more...
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    40 bills seeking creation of new varsities before Reps – Punch Newspapers

    Over 40 bills seeking the establishment of new universities in the country are before the House of Representatives. The high number of the bills made lawmakers to express fears on Wednesday over the proliferation of universities that ended up being poorly funded. The Chairman, House … Read...
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    Reps’ Summon: President Buhari Will Respond Accordingly, Says Adesina – Channels Television

    Hours after the House of Representatives resolved to summon President Muhammadu Buhari over the killings in Benue State, the Presidency said he would react appropriately when officially summoned. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, said this...
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    House Of Reps Consider Impeachment Proceeding Against Buhari Over $496Million Spending - Gossipmill

    The spending $496m without parliamentary approval has pitched Pres. Buhari against the House of Representatives with most members calling for the impeachment of the President, Thenation reports. Following the reading of President Buhari’s request in a letter by Speaker Yakubu Dogara at...
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    Payment of $462m for fighter jets, impeachable offence, Reps tell Buhari – Punch Newspapers

    Abuja Members of the House of Representatives did not mince words on Tuesday when they said President Muhammadu Buhari committed an “impeachable offence” by authorising the purchase of $462million jets for the military without appropriation by the National Assembly. Buhari is buying 12 Tucano...
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    After approving $462m for aircraft, Buhari formally seeks Reps approval – Premium Times Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has formally requested the House of Representatives to include the procurement of the Super Tucano aircraft to fight insecurity in the country in the 2018 Appropriation Act, after authorising the withdrawal of $462m from the excess crude account for the procurement...