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    Why Nigeria Is Underdeveloped – Dogara

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    Speaker of the House of Representatives,Yakubu Dogara, has Nigeria’s developmental woes on the non-implementation of national development plans by successive governments. Dogara who was a  Special Guest of Honour at the 14th Daily Trust Annual Interactive Dialogue disclosed that  the National Assembly has aligned with the executive arm of government to turn around the economy….

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  • Sultan College At 50: Tambuwal, Sultan, Others To Attend

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    Sokoto State governor, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Sultan Sa’ad Abubakar, including prominent personalities across Nigeria and neighbouring countries of Niger, Cameroon, Benin and Ghana are expected to attend the fifty years anniversary of one of the oldest Colleges in Sokoto state, the Sultan Abubakar College, Sokoto, named after the late Sir Abubakar Saddiq III, the…

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    Why Nigeria is Underdeveloped – Dogara

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    Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has Nigeria’s developmental woes on the non-implementation of national development plans by successive governments. Dogara who was a Special Guest of Honour at the 14th Daily Trust Annual Interactive Dialogue disclosed that  the National Assembly has aligned with the executive arm of government to turn around the economy….

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    Why We Want Autonomy For Local Governments – Dogara

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    Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said that the House is poised to grant financial autonomy to local governments in the ongoing constitution alteration exercise because it is the only way to guarantee development at the grassroots. The speaker also charged local government workers to step up agitation for local government autonomy,…

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  • Investigation Of FG’s Finance Institutions Suffers Setback

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    Investigation into the activities of federal government owned Development Finance Institutions (DFI) by the House of Representatives has suffered another setback. The ad hoc Committee chaired by Emeka Anohu failed to commence it’s assignment for unknown reasons. Though some agencies were said not to have made any presentation at all, Committee Chairman said the meeting…

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OF THE 7TH ASSEMBLY IN ABUJA ON THURSDAY (6/6/13).

    2017 Budget: Reps Meet CBN, NNPC, Customs, FIRS Over Funding

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    The House of Representatives will today hold a meeting with the Central Bank governor, Godwin Emefiele, and chief executives of all revenue generating agencies in the country over the funding of the proposed 2017 budget. The chief executives are billed to interact with the House joint committees on Finance, Appropriation, National Planning and Economic Development,…

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    UN Chemical Conventions To Monitor Ogoni Clean-up

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    The United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has said that three different chemical conventions have been dedicated to monitor pollution issues including implementation of the 2011 UNEP report on the clean-up of Ogoni land. Executive Secretary of the CBD Secretariat, Braulio Ferreira de Souza Dias stated this in an interview with LEADERSHIP during the…

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  • Speaker, Deputy Felicitate ‎with Nigerian Christians

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    Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and his deputy, Yussuff Lasun  have felicitated with Christians on the occasion of the marking of the birth of Jesus Christ. The duo, in a separate  statement urged Christian faithfuls to pray for the peace of Nigeria during the celebrations. Dogara in a statement signed by his…

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    Rivers Re-run: Dogara Denies Working Against APC

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    Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has described as unfair, statement credited to candidate of the All Progressives Congress ( APC) in the Rivers South East senatorial re-run election,  Magnus Abe, that he is working  to provide a clear political advantage for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Saturday’s National Assembly rerun elections…

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