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House of Representatives to investigate FG’s decision to suspend Twitter operations in Nigeria

The House of Representatives has announced plans to investigate the Federal Government’s decision to suspend the operations of Twitter in Nigeria. The Minister of...

”The House of Representatives should impeach the president if he doesn’t want to resign”- Fr Mbaka says

Worried by the alarming spate of insecurity in the country, the Catholic Priest and Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Fr Ejike Mbaka, has called for the...

House of Representatives to investigate $1.5bn Port Harcourt Refinery rehabilitation cost

The House of Representatives committee on Petroleum Resources Downstream has been directed to investigate and ascertain the true cost of rehabilitating the Port...

Nigerians living abroad can’t submit petitions

Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ahmed Idris Wase has said that Nigerians living abroad can’t submit petitions over some incidents which occurred in...

Minimum Wage Protest: Lobby your representatives to kill the bill

Alhassan Ado Doguwa, the Majority Leader of House of Representatives has told the protesting members of the organised labour to lobby their representatives at the...

U.S. House of Representatives passes bill named in honor of George Floyd to prevent police misconduct

The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday night, March 3, passed the George Floyd Justice bill in a 220-212 vote aimed at preventing police misconduct in the wake...

386 soldiers resigned from the Nigerian Army in one year

About 386 soldiers voluntarily disengaged from the army due to medical and other reasons in the second quarter of 2020 as confirmed by the House of Representatives...

US house of representatives passes Equality Act, prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity

The US House of Representatives on Thursday, February 25, passed the Equality Act, a landmark LGBTQ rights bill that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, sexual...

PDP lifts suspension on house of representatives members

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lifted the suspension placed on seven of its members in the House of Representatives.   In a statement released on Thursday...

Members of host communities of oil companies in the Niger Delta exchange blows at the House of Representatives (video)

Host communities of oil companies in the Niger Delta, threw caution to the wind and exchanged blows at the public hearing of the Petroleum Industry Bill at the House of...