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Obasanjo Speaks On Adoption Of Western Liberal Democracy

Obasanjo Speaks On Adoption Of Western Liberal Democracy

Former Nigeria’s President, Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday posited that African countries made a mistake by adopting the Western liberal democracy introduced by the Europeans. Obasanjo made the remarks while speaking at a meeting with members…

Rep Member Pushes For Parliamentary, Says Presidential System Not Working For Nigeria

Rep Member Pushes For Parliamentary, Says Presidential System Not Working For Nigeria

Abdusamad Dasuki, a member of the House of Representatives has voiced a strong opinion that the current presidential system of government in Nigeria is failing. This was as he advocated for a shift back to…

Reps To Investigate Activities Foreign Affairs Ministry

Reps To Investigate Activities Foreign Affairs Ministry

The House of Representatives has mandated its Committee on Foreign Affairs to carry out a holistic investigation into the activities of the Ministry and its missions. The House gave the directives on Thursday during plenary…

Rep Member Asks FG To Hire Foreign Mercenaries To Tackle Nigeria’s Insecurity

Rep Member Asks FG To Hire Foreign Mercenaries To Tackle Nigeria’s Insecurity

Hon. Ahmed Jaha, a member of the House of Representatives has asked the Federal Government to hire foreign military mercenaries to help the country in the fight against insecurity. Hon. Jaha, a Federal lawmaker representing…

Don’t Blame Tinubu For Nigeria’s Economic Hardship – Kalu

Don’t Blame Tinubu For Nigeria’s Economic Hardship – Kalu

Hon. Benjamin Kalu, the Deputy Speaker of the 10th House of Representatives has said President Bola Tinubu was not responsible for Nigeria’s current economic hardship. Kalu made this remark on Sunday when he feted orphans,…

We Can’t Have Adequate Security Without State Police – Jonathan

We Can’t Have Adequate Security Without State Police – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has emphasised the necessity of establishing state police in Nigeria to ensure national security. Jonathan made this known while speaking at a one-day dialogue organised by the House of Representatives in Abuja which is…

Bill Seeking 5-Month Leave For Widows Scales Second Reading

Bill Seeking 5-Month Leave For Widows Scales Second Reading

A bill seeking to allow widows and widowers to take leave with full pay to mourn deceased spouses has passed for a second reading in the House of Representatives. The bill, sponsored by Saidu Abdullahi…

Ooni Backs Call To Return To Parliamentary System Of Govt

Ooni Backs Call To Return To Parliamentary System Of Govt

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has expressed his support for the push by 60 members of the House of Representatives seeking the return of Nigeria to a parliamentary system of government. He…

Reps Seek Compulsory Drug Test For School Students

Reps Seek Compulsory Drug Test For School Students

The House of Representatives on Thursday, called on the Ministry of Education to partner with the Ministry of Health to develop a compulsory drug test for secondary school students in Nigeria. This call followed the…

Kalu Lists Constitution Amendment Highlights

Kalu Lists Constitution Amendment Highlights

The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Benjamin Kalu on Monday shed more light on the objectives of the ongoing constitution amendment process. Kalu who was a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today on…