House News

Some lawmakers’ failure to get second-term tickets responsible for Ondo crisis –Ogundeji, Embattled Deputy Speaker

The embattled Deputy Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Mr Iroju Ogundeji, tells PETER DADA the reason why his impeachment and that of the Speaker of the Assembly, Mr. Bamidele Oloyeloogun, could not stand It has been a turbulent situation in the House in the last few days, what is really happening?

Punch , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

Handshake has strengthened Parliament's oversight role - MPs

Last Tuesday, National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi told the House that Cabinet secretaries are not above the law and should honour invites from committees to answer their questions.

The Star , Kenya Nov 16, 2018

Airlines in trouble over jet fuel contracts

Committee Chairman David Gikaria warned that even though every person has a constitutional right to petition Parliament, it is wrong to use the House to settle business scores.

The Standard , Kenya Nov 16, 2018

Gigabye: 5 times Malusi Gigaba showed how seriously he took Parliament

However, by the time Ramaphosa addressed the House, Gigaba put his tablet away.

News 24 , South Africa Nov 16, 2018

2018 budget: We won't be blackmailed, intimidated

In a swift response aimed at avoiding misrepresentation by the public, the Ondo State Government, yesterday, called out some lawmakers in the state over their opposition to the reordered budget passed into law by the State House of Assembly, describing the position of the parliamentarians as misleading, unpatriotic and a declaration of war against truth and reality.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

Police seal off Anambra Assembly complex

The Police Command in Anambra has announced the sealing-off of Anambra State House of Assembly complex over the impeachment crisis rocking it.

Punch , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

Press pass: CNN’s Acosta floors Trump, White House in court

A U.S. judge has ordered the White House to restore access to a reporter of the CNN who was barred from the seat of power.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

We’re not worried by our purported suspension —Anambra APGA lawmakers

Factional Speaker of Anambra House of Assembly, Mr. Ikem Uzoezie, has dismissed his suspension by the All Progressives Grand Alliance as “illegal and uninformed.” Uzoezie told the News Agency of Nigeria in Awka on Friday that the leadership of APGA in Anambra did not follow the procedures for suspending party members.

Punch , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

Anambra: Our suspension lack due process — APGA Lawmakers

Mr Ikem Uzoezie, factional Speaker of Anambra House of Assembly (ANHA), has dismissed his suspension by the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as illegal and uninformed.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018

Police seal Anambra Assembly complex

The Police Command in Anambra has announced the sealing of Anambra Assembly (ANHA) complex over the impeachment crisis rocking the House.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 16, 2018