Monday, February 6, 2023

House of Representatives

January 31, 2023

NNPC assures INEC of adequate fuel supply for 2023 general elections

The company said that it had also put in place measures to address the current fuel scarcity across the country.

Mele Kyari and Mahmood Yakubu
January 29, 2023

Election: Reps moves to arrest Emefiele; rejects CBN’s deadline extension on old naira notes

The committee on Sunday rejected a two-week extension for the deposit of old naira notes announced earlier in the day by Mr Emefiele.

CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele and House of Reps speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila
January 29, 2023

Reps minority caucus backs CBN’s extension of deadline for old notes

Mr Elumelu urged the CBN to remain focused and intensify sensitisation while putting every measure in place to assist Nigerians.

Ndudi Elumelu
January 27, 2023

Emefiele: Banks blame CBN for scarcity of recoloured naira notes

Changing banknotes is not peculiar to Nigeria, but the lawmaker said “when the CBN wants to bring something sinister, we will blow the whistle.”

Access Bank MD, Roosevelt Ogbonna GT Managing Director, Mrs. M. Olusanya, Sterling MD, Abubakar Suleiman UBA MD, OLIVER ALAWUBA and Godwin Emefiele
January 24, 2023

Reps summon Emefiele, bank operators over scarcity of recoloured naira notes

The bank operators are to appear on Wednesday, while the CBN governor will appear before the House on Thursday.

CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele
January 24, 2023

I have not disappointed you; I’ve given my best, Buhari tells Nigerians

“I made a promise and pledge that I will serve Nigeria and Nigerians to the best of my ability.”

President Muhammadu Buhari and Bola Tinubu in Bauchi
January 22, 2023

Bayelsa APC appeals against judgment over ward congress

The party is also dismissing as false and misleading reports claiming the state high court had disqualified its candidates.

APC Flag
January 17, 2023

Gbajabiamila concerned rising violence can scuttle 2023 elections

“We must unite to ensure this dangerous trend does not lead to circumstances that threaten the forthcoming elections.”

Femi Gbajabiamila
January 11, 2023

The year of the political harlot and split tickets?

In democratic politics, these implicit bargains begin, of course, with the understandings that govern membership of political parties.

President Muhammadu Buhari
January 7, 2023

Police job not slavery; officers can consume alcohol: Spokesman Ben Hundeyin

He further said, “even the policemen that were caught taking alcohol, they were not behaving erratically, they were not misbehaving.”

Ben Hundeyin, officers drinking alcohol