Reps Condemns The Performance Of DISCOs, GENCOs, Summoning Them To Appear In June

The House of Representatives Committee on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has summoned electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) and the generation companies (GENCOs) over failure to perform their corporate social responsibility commitments in host communities. The committee expressed displeasure over the failure of the chief

Tollgate fees : Reps Exempts The Military,To Honour Their Service,Sacrifice To The Nation

The House of Representatives has asked the Ministry of Aviation to exempt members of the Armed Forces from tollgate fees and parking payments in Airports across Nigeria. The Federal Executive Council (FEC) had, at its meeting eliminated the exemption of VIPs, including the president and

Reps Demand For Suspence Of GMOs Till Investigtions Are Resolved

The House of Representatives has ordered its Committee on Agricultural Production and Services to conduct a comprehensive investigation into the introduction of genetically modified crops in Nigeria by the National Biosafety Management Agency. The decision of the House was sequel to the adoption

Reps Supports Cybercrime Levy On Nigerians, Rejects Distortions In Circular

Following the rejection of the Cyber Security Levy by Nigerians, the House of Representatives on Wednesday, May 15, said that it was not against the implementation of three Cybercrime Acts passed by the National Assembly, but distortion as contained in the circular issued

Reps To Investigate Procurement Process Of Lagos/Calabar Coastal Highway

The House of Representatives on Thursday, May 9, resolved to investigate the procurement and award process of the multi-billion Lagos to Calabar coastal highway. In a resolution following a motion of urgent public importance by Hon. Austin Achado (APC, Benue), the House also

Reps To Investigate The Escape Of Binance Chief From Custody

The House of Representatives on Wednesday, May 8, resolved to investigate the circumstances leading to the escape of one of the two Binance chiefs from the custody of the National Security Adviser (NSA). Nadeem Anjarwalla, one of the two Binance chiefs detained for offences bothering

FG $22bn Loan Request Rejected By Chinese Bank – Reps

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, approved the request by the Federal Government to borrow $973,474,971.38 from China Development Bank. This followed the decision by the China-Exim Bank to reject Nigeria’s $22,798,446,773 loan request earlier approved by the National Assembly. The Chairman of

BREAKING:Reps,Having An In-door Meeting With Security Chiefs On Current Insecurity Issues

Femi Gbajabiamila The leadership of the House of Representatives is holding a closed-door meeting with Security Chief over the recent upsurge in insecurity across the country, especially the recent terror attacks on the Kaduna/Abuja train and Kaduna International Airport. The Chief of Defence

Electoral Act: Reps To Report Judge To NJC For Empowering Malami To Delete Section 84(12)

Members of the House of Representatives at plenary The House of Representatives is considering reporting Justice Evelyn Anyadike of a Federal High Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, to the National Judicial Council for nullifying the provisions of Section 84(12) of the Electoral

Reps Task FG On Automatic Employment For First Class Graduates

The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, charged the Federal Ministry of Education to liaise with relevant agencies to ensure automatic employment for  first class graduates from the country’s higher institutions.The House also mandated its Committees on Tertiary Education and Services, and Labour, Employment