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House Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila

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
September 14, 2022

Buhari to present 2023 budget in October: Gbajabiamila

“I am hoping that the budget will be presented latest by first week of October,” he said.

Femi Gbajabiamila
June 14, 2022

Nigerian military marks Democracy Day with special parade

As part of activities to mark the 2022 Democracy Day, Guards Brigade Nigerian Army on Monday led the Nigerian Armed Forces and Nigeria Police in a special parade.

Democracy Day parade
May 19, 2022

Electoral Act Section 84: Supreme Court hears suit May 26

Messrs Buhari and Malami are contending among others, that the said section of the Electoral Act 2022 is in conflict with constitutional provisions.

President Muhammadu Buhari, AGF Abubakar Malami, Speaker of House of Reps, Femi Gbajabiamila, Senate President, Ahmad Lawan
April 5, 2022

Reps to investigate hike in prices of diesel, cooking gas

The committees on petroleum resources and gas resources are to investigate and report back within six weeks.

The Speaker of House of Reps, Femi Gbajabiamila
March 1, 2022

Overwhelming number of Reps deny women special seats in parliament

81 lawmakers voted in favour of the Bill, 208 against and 13 abstained from voting.

House of Reps
February 17, 2022

Tinubu didn’t send me to probe Aregbesola’s role in N165 billion prison fund: Gbajabiamila

Mr Gbajabiamila denied that the probe of prison spending initiated was politically motivated.

Femi Gbajabiamila, Rauf Aregbesola and Bola Tinubu
February 16, 2022

FCTA still considering demolition of Lawan, Gbajabiamila’s official residences: Official

“Somewhere along the line, the legislative arm, which occupies the largest complex, has no provision for the residences of the presiding or principal officers…”

September 30, 2021

Prison Congestion: Aregbesola, stakeholders advocate parole for inmates

The stakeholders argued for a parole system to mitigate overcrowding in the prisons.

September 15, 2021

With his $2 million bribe, Gbajabiamila slams IPOB, Yoruba Nation as economic terrorists

The House Speaker said IPOB and Yoruba Nation activists have become increasingly unreasonable and unwelcoming of dissent, therefore “are no different from Boko Haram and ISWAP.”