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Lawmakers’ Jumbo Pay Reverberates: NASS spends N1.2tn in 6 years?

Lawmakers’ Jumbo Pay Reverberates: NASS spends N1.2tn in 6 years?

Despite the excruciating poverty in Nigeria, members of the National Assembly (NASS) has been on a spending spree of N150 billion yearly, an expenditure which started running since 2011 and expected to continue to 2016, writes Ohia Israel  As gathered by this medium, the Nigerian Federal Lawmakers will continue to maintain a yearly budget of

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Senate: Tough week ahead for Mark

The Senate President, Senator David Mark has a challenging  week ahead. He has to decide on the defection of 11 senators  from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to the All Progressives Congress, APC before presiding over the screening of 11 ministerial nominees from tomorrow, writes JOSEPH ERUNKE After weeks of intrigues, the Senate is expected to

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11 Senators set for showdown with Mark

BY EMMANUEL AZIKEN, JOHN ERUNKE & GABRIEL ENOGHOLASE The 11 senators  who defected from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP are today set for a showdown with the Senate leadership with their resolve to cross carpet irrespective of the refusal of the Senate President to read their letter of defection. In practical demonstration of their rejection

Exposed: ‘Rogues and Robbers in the N’Assembly’

The last may not have been heard about former President Obasanjo’s bombshell that ‘there are rogues and robbers in the National Assembly’, the latest being how Hon Aliyu Ibrahim Gebi (Bauchi Fed Constituency), allegedly swindled a Bank of N150, 000,000.00 and his Business Partners, reports Ohia Israel “Mr. [Senate] President,” Aliyu had declared on the

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