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    Etsu Nupe Calls For Oil Exploration In Bida Basin

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    Owing to the perceived delay in the oil and gas exploration in Bida Basin in Niger State, the Etsu Nupe and chairman, Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar, has urged the federal government to help invest in the exploration of hydrocarbons in the basin. He made the appeal yesterday at his Wadata…

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    Alleged Sexual Misconduct: US Ambassador Breached Protocol – Reps

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    The House of Representatives has accused the United States Ambassador, James T. Entwine of breaching protocol when he wrote the House  of Representatives, through Speaker Yakubu Dogara alleging sexual misconduct  by some members of the House. Chairman, House Committee on Ethics and Privileges, Hon. Ossai  Nicholas Ossai made the accusation yesterday at the investigative  hearing…

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    Reps To Probe Non-Admission Of NOUN Law Graduates Into Law School

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    The House of Representatives yesterday mandated its Standing Committees on Tertiary Education and Services, and Federal Judiciary to investigate the non-enrolment of law graduates of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) into Nigerian Law Schools. The resolution followed the adoption of a motion tagged “Call on the Council of Legal Education and the Body…

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    N1.04trn Fine: Why Nigeria Is Negotiating With MTN – AGF

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    The Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has explained that the federal government is negotiating with MTN Nigeria Ltd over the N1.04trn fine to show that it has no intention of penalising the  telecommunications giant out of business. Malami made the disclosure in Abuja yesterday when he appeared before the…

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    Rivers Rerun: PDP Reps Berate INEC Over Suspension Of Exercise

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    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Caucus in the House of Representatives has berated the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for suspending the declaration of results of the rerun elections in Rivers State held last Saturday. Leader of the Caucus and minority leader of the House, Hon. Leo Ogor, who addressed a press conference on Tuesday…

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  • Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara

    Dogara Donates Health Centre To Abuja IDPs Camp

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    The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has called on relevant authorities and people of means to show more support and compassion for the plight of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) who are scattered across the country as a way of ameliorating their sufferings. The Speaker stated this on Monday while commissioning a…

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    Reps To Honour UNILAG Record-breaking Student

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    The House of Representatives will today honour Mr. Ayodele Daniel Dada, who recently graduated from the Department of Psychology of the University of Lagos with a 5.0 Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA). According to a letter addressed to each member of the House ahead of today’s sitting titled “NEW ACADEMIC RECORD BY AYODELE DANIEL DADA”…

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