Monday, August 21, 2017
by Alabi Usman The Senate has passed passed two bills aimed at protecting whistleblowers and witnesses directly involved in the prosecution of certain criminal cases to the committee stage on Wednesday. The two bills were harmonised by the Senate on the...
by Usman Alabi The Lagos House of Assembly has on Thursday passed a bill aimed at checking the spate of kidnapping in the state into law, with stiffer penalties including death sentence for offenders The lawmakers passed the Bill for a...
by Usman Alabi A bill against jungle justice has passed the second reading in the state. The bill titled "Bill for an act for the prohibition and protection of persons from lynching, mob action and extrajudicial executions and other related offences...
by Ayo Opeoluwa President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday sent the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) to the National Assembly for approval. The MTEF and FSP lay the framework for the 2017 budget which members of...
by Opeoluwa Quadri Analysis The Local government in Nigeria considered as the third tier of government is not real. In reality, there is no local government autonomy in Nigeria. As a matter of fact, what we have is two tier federal...
by Usman Alabi A bill yesterday seeking to amend section 214 of the constitution to give room for state and community police in the country scaled through the second reading in the house of representatives. The bill which was sponsored by...
by Usman Alabi The National Assembly has passed a total of 8 bills which would be presented to the President for his assent. The bills which are expected to tackle the recession currently being experienced in the country are: Telecommunication and...
by Usman Alabi A bill for the reform of the Nigerian prisons has passed second reading at the floor of the Nigerian Senate on Wednesday. The bill was sponsored by Sen. Oluremi Tinubu, Sen. Shaba Lafiagi (Kwara North) and Sen. Babajide...
by Ajadi Daniel You recall that the Political Debates Commission Bill scaled through the second reading on the floor of the Senate in October 2016. The bill seeks to establish a commission that would be responsible for the organization of debate...
Press Release As the National Assembly prepares to vote on constitutional amendment clauses from Tuesday the 25th of July 2017, the Not Too Young To Run (NTYTR) movement will embark on a National Day of Action on the Not Too...

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