• NASS tired of passing annual budgets FG won’t fully implement, says Saraki

    NASS tired of passing annual budgets FG won’t fully implement, says Saraki

    Senate President Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday night in Abuja, said lawmakers were tired of passing annual budgets which are not fully implemented.

    Saraki, while presenting a keynote address at the 2016 Awards/Dinner for Senators and Journalists covering the Senate, organised by the Senate Press Corps, called for close collaboration between the parliament and journalists.

    “I think we are all tired of having budget documents that, at the end of the day, when it comes to implementation, they don’t mean anything. But, when […]

  • Presidency lauds Reps for passing 2 executive bills

    Presidency lauds Reps for passing 2 executive bills

    The Presidency on Wednesday commended the House of Representatives for giving prompt action to two executive bills that scaled through second reading.

    This is contained in a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja by Alhaji Suleiman Kawu, Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Reps).

    “We wish to thank the House of Representatives under the leadership of Speaker Yakubu Dogara for passing two of our bills today, June 15, 2016,’’ the statement said.

    “One is a Bill for an […]