Wednesday, July 26, 2017

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY UPDATES

NTYTR: Senate pegs age for president, senator at 35

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - The Senate  has pegged 35 years as the minimum age for any one seeking to contest for the position of the president...

Finally Senate Passes Controversial Peace Corps Bill

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday- The Senate has passed the controversial Peace Corps  bill for third reading after it approved the recommendations of the conference report. Chairman...

Osinbajo seeks approval of N222.2bn FCT budget

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - The Acting President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo has requested the approval of the of the National Assembly for the Federal Capital Territory...

Senate speeds up work on NFIU bill

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - The Senate has passed for second reading the bill to establish the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) in a move...

NTYTR Bill: Youths besiege National Assembly to demand political inclusion 

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - Hundreds of Nigerian Youths on Tuesday embarked on a protest to the National Assembly asking  for inclusion in political offices...

Nigeria hosts 16th Commonwealth Speakers’ Conference

By Alex Okoro OrderPaperToday - Parliamentary Speakers and Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth, Africa region, are set to converge on Tuesday in Abuja to brainstorm...

Senate unveils legislative synergy for health delivery 

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - The Senate has launched a Legislative Network for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) aimed at ensuring an effective health care system for...

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...

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Business & Economy

Senate moves to open up stock exchange to public investment

By Titilope Fadare OrderPaperToday - The Senate has passed for second reading a bill that allows for the demutualization of the Nigerian Stock Exchange NSE) into...

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...

Osinbajo seeks NASS approval for N135.6billion Virement

By Alex Okoro and Bakare Majeed OrderPaperToday - Acting President Yemi osinbajo has  requested the National Assembly to approve a virement of N135.6 billion to...

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...