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APC Now Majority In House Of Representatives

Six lawmakers in the House of Representatives in Nigeria and members of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have defected to four other political parties, making the All Progressives Congress majority, as the lawmakers resumed plenary after a five-week recess. The lawmakers defected to four other parties; the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Labour

FG to forward Job Bill to National Assembly

The Federal Government will soon forward Job Bill to the National Assembly for enactment into law. This was one of the decisions reached at the second meeting of the Presidential Jobs Board presided over by Vice President Namadi Sambo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Olusegun Aganga, briefed State

FG signs MoU for 500 MW from coal

The Federal Government on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with One Nation Energy Platform Ltd. for the production of 500 megawatts coal-fired…

Obasanjo’s exit is good riddance to bad rubbish – Fayose

Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described the exit of the former President of Nigeria, General Olusegun Obasanjo from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a good omen to the party, saying; “Obasanjo’s exit is good riddance to bad rubbish. His departure is inglorious, we will never miss him. Governor Fayose, who said Obasanjo’s tearing of

National Assembly to Summon Jega Over Poll Shift

The last may not have been heard of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the shift of the general election by six weeks. This is just as the two chambers of the National Assembly on resumption tomorrow, set to raise the issue, had summoned Professor Attahiru Jega over the postponement. Informed sources close to