Saturday, July 22, 2017

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY UPDATES

‘Senate never dropped NTYTR bill’

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - The Senate has responded to a Coalition of youth groups campaigning for the passage of the ‘Not Too Young To...

Hembe seeks loan to repay salaries, as Dogara delays on Supreme Court ruling

By Lizzy Chirkpi OrderPaperToday – Sacked member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Herman Hembe, has said he is unable to repay salaries collected in his two-year...

Stakeholders brainstorm as Reps hold hearing on Climate Change bill

By Alex Okoro, OrderPaperToday – Stakeholders from the public and non-governmental sectors on Thursday converged on the House of Representatives to bear their minds on...

Senate recommends N200 dollar rate for pilgrims

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - The Senate has asked the Federal Government  to extend a concessionary foreign exchange rate of two hundred naira per US Dollar...

Reps to probe banks for alleged sabotage of housing fund

By Bakare Majeed OrderPaperToday - The House of Representatives has called for an investigation into the non-compliance with the National Housing Fund Act by commercial banks...

House of Reps rejects bill to hold govt liable for hunger

By Bakare Majeed OrderPaperToday - The House of Representatives on Thursday rejected a bill which seeks to make government liable for hunger. Entitled "A Bill for...

24 hours after bemoaning Nigeria’s suspension from EGMONT Group, Senate lays NFIU bill 

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - A bill seeking to grant an autonomous status to the Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) with the powers for employment, reward,...

POLITICS

Buhari’s sickness, why APC can’t hold convention- Zamfara Governor

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - The Governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, has said the illness of President Muhammadu Buhari is the cause of the delay...

OPEN HOUSE

FROM STATE ASSEMBLIES

PDP Reps Debunk Defection Reports

By Alex Okoro OrderPaperToday - Lagos State Members in the House of Representatives under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have debunked reports...

Lagos Assembly Amends Law to Cut Down  Pension Benefits of Ex-Governors

OrderPaperToday - Speaker  of  the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa  has said an amendment  of the Public Office Holder (Payment of Pensions...

Opinion Articles

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Business & Economy

Nigeria loses over N3trillion to infrastructural deficits- ICRC boss

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday- The Acting Director-General, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Mr. Chidi Izuwah, has decried the deplorable state of the country’s infrastructure which...

Nigeria’s oil savings among worst in the world – NEITI

OrderPaperToday - The Executive Secretary, Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI), Waziri Adio, has expressed concerns that in spite of the huge revenues that had...

Senate begins investigation into implementation of local contents law

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - The Senate has commenced investigation into the level of implementation of  local contents in the oil sector especially amongst multinationals. Speaking at...

Reps frown as Navy spends N30bn on fuel

By Lizzy Chirkpi OrderPaperToday - The House of Representatives joint committees on Maritime Safety and Navy have frowned at the Nigeria Navy for spending N28.9billion for...

Nigeria loses N7trn annually to sea piracy – Dogara  

By Alex Okoro and Bakare Majeed  OrderPaperToday - Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has decried the porous nature of the country 's territorial...