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Powers of Appropriation: Court rules that NASS does not exist to “rubber stamp” Presidency; Has powers to add, reduce and review budget estimates

  The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ruled that the National Assembly has the power to increase – or review upward – budget estimates laid before it by the executive.  This followed a suit by popular advocate, Femi Falana, in which he listed the President, the Attorney-General of the Federation, …

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We will ensure that Nigerians benefit from Shipping – NIMASA DG As Agency receives Award as Public Organization of the Year 2016

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency will ensure that Nigerians benefit optimally from shipping and also assured that the maritime domain will be safe, secure and clean for all to do business.  The DG who stated …

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Dogara gives me hope that all is not lost in Nigeria- Prof Nwabueze ..Says only N/Assembly can save Constitutional Democracy from emasculation; Understanding Constitution will strengthen democracy -Dogara

Eminent jurist and constitutional lawyer, Professor Ben Nwabueze SAN, has showered encomiums on Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, describing him as an impressive leader and a great hope for leadership in Nigeria. Speaking at the public presentation of his new book titled “Save Our Constitutional …

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Maritime Transport Policy important to national economic growth – Dakuku… As IMO pledges support in policy framework drafting

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that Nigeria is in dire need of a Maritime Transport policy which will complement the existing National Transport Policy and advance the country’s global maritime trade. The DG stated this at the opening …

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Ambode swears-in new LASIEC Commissioner, DG Safety Commission, others…Tasks appointees to add value to growth, development of Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday swore-in new Commissioners of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) with a charge on the new appointees to add value to the corporate governance, growth and all round development of the State. The Governor also swore-in members of the State’s Public …

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Kidnapped Epe school students to return soon, AIG assures…Vows to hunt down kidnappers, other criminal elements in Lagos, Ogun

The Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) in charge of Zone 2 comprising of Lagos and Ogun States Police Commands, Mr Adamu Ibrahim on Monday assured the public especially parents of the kidnapped students of Lagos State Model College, Igbonla-Epe that all hands are on deck to ensure the safe …

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