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We need govt, private sector co-operation for national development, Says Saraki …As experts laud Senate, House over NASSBER initiative

 Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the achievements recorded by the National Assembly Business Environment Round-table (NASSBER) through which legislations that will reshape the nation’s economy have been passed were clear indications that the nation can only develop if there is co-operation between government and the private …

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Gov. Wike says Rivers State Govt. will reclaim Ikoyi funds

 Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has  declared that his administration will recover the state funds found at an Ikoyi residence despite the antics of the Federal Government. Speaking  during a special appearance on Channels Television Sunrise Programme, Governor Wike  reiterated that the money stashed at the Ikoyi residence  belongs to the people …

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United Progressive Party calls for urgent implementation of 2014 National Conference recommendations; Laments ‘severe economic difficulties’

  The United Progressive Party (UPP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly to urgently implement the recommendations of the 2014 National Conference, the hosting of which, it said, cost Nigerian tax payers more  than N7 billion. The call was made in a communiqué issued at the …

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House begins probe of sale of National Defence College Quarters, status of undeveloped plots in FCT

The House of Representatives has commenced investigation into the sale of Defence College quartets, Apo, and the status of undeveloped allotted plots in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Declaring open, a Public Hearing organized by the House Committee on FCT to consider the two House resolutions alongside four Bills referred …

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Why we are upgrading NIPOST -Dogara.

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has expressed confidence that efforts by the National Assembly to reposition the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) to boost its revenue generation by upgrading its operations to latest standards will yield desired results. He said the postal service will benefit greatly …

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Judicial Panel: Fayose’s Probe of Fayemi Done in Bad Faith , Says Hon. Faparusi

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and a governorship aspirant, Hon Bamidele Faparusi, has described the newly constituted judicial panel set up by Governor Fayose to try his predecessor  as not only a  predetermined and well orchestrated attempt to ridicule President Muhammadu Buhari, but targeted at smearing the personality of Dr …

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