• National Assembly alone cannot pad budgets – Ex-speaker Na’Abba

    National Assembly alone cannot pad budgets – Ex-speaker Na’Abba

    The former Speaker of House of Representatives, Rt Hon Ghali Na’Abba, has declared that there can be no padding of the national budget without the connivance of the executive arm of government.

    Na’Abba made this revelation while fielding questions from journalists in Kaduna, yesterday.

    He also noted that it was the constitutional responsibility of the National Assembly to make appropriations on the budget submitted to it by the executive.

    “I expect that after 16 years of the return to democracy, Nigerians would understand […]

  • Obasanjo most corrupt Nigerian – Ex-speaker Na’Abba

    Obasanjo most corrupt Nigerian – Ex-speaker Na’Abba

    Former Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Rt. Honourable Ghali Na’Abba, yesterday took a swipe on the former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, when he described the elder statesman as the most corrupt Nigerian.

    It would be recalled that only recently, former President Obasanjo was reported to have described members of the National Assembly (NASS) as corrupt people who lacks integrity.

    But Honourable Ghali who wa speaker during former President Obasanjo’s first tenure as President disclosed that ‎the former President who he described […]