• Jibrin is a coward, he won’t escape punishment – chief whip

    Jibrin is a coward, he won’t escape punishment – chief whip

    The Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Mr. Alhassan Ado-Doguwa, said on Monday that a former Chairman, House Committee on Appropriation, Mr. Abdulmumin Jibrin, would not escape punishment for “bringing the image of the legislature into disrepute.”

    Jibrin had accused the Speaker, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, and three other principal officers of the House of padding the 2016 budget.

    The other three are the Deputy Speaker, Mr. Lasun Yussuff; Ado-Doguwa and the Minority Leader, Mr. Leo Ogor.

    Jibrin had demanded the resignation of […]

  • Reps have no single evidence of impeachable offence against Buhari – Chief Whip

    Reps have no single evidence of impeachable offence against Buhari – Chief Whip

    Alhaji Alhassan Doguwa, (APC), Chief Whip, House of Representatives said on Sunday in Bauchi that the House had no single evidence of impeachable offence against President Muhammadu Buhari.

    Fielding questions from newsmen, Doguwa, representing Doguwa/Tudun Wada Constituency in Kano State, said no such issue was contemplated in the House of Representatives.

    “As far as I am concerned, I am a member of House of Representatives and a principal officer of the House; the National Assembly is a twin institution; we have the […]

  • Oluremi Tinubu Made History After Being Appointed the Senate’s Chief Whip Today in Abuja

    Oluremi Tinubu Made History After Being Appointed the Senate’s Chief Whip Today in Abuja

    The Nigerian Senate President on Thursday appointed Oluremi Tinubu, the wife of Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), acting chief whip of the senate.

    During the Nigerian Senate’s plenary at the National Assembly Abuja today, embattled Senate President, Bukola Saraki, appointed Oluremi Tinubu, the wife of national leader of the ruling APC, Ahmed Bola Tinubu, as the acting chief whip of the senate.

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) senator from Lagos central acted as chief whip of the […]