President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed-doors with the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The duo that came together in one vehicle to the forecourt of the Presidential Villa spent over 45 minutes in the President’s office.
They declined to speak on the purpose of the meeting with State House correspondents when they came out from the President’s office.
While Dogara kept mute, Tambuwal parried most of the […]
The 2016 budget controversy took a new turn yesterday with ousted chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, Abdulmumin Jibrin, calling for the immediate resignation of Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, his Deputy, Yussuff Lasun, and other principal officers of the House, over alleged shady deal.
Jibrin in the statement entitled: “My Resignation”, stated that Dogara, Lasun, Majority Whip, Alhassan Doguwa and Minority Leader, Leo Ogor, should resign because they allocated N40 billion to themselves in the last budget appropriation.
Controversy trailed the removal […]
This is the moment immediately after new Speaker of the House of Reps, Yakubu Dogara was sworn into office on Tuesday…all his 3 phones didn’t stop ringing for hours. Lol. But that’s people for
It was gathered that Honourable Yakubu Dogara has emerged the Speaker of the House of Representatives in the 8th Assembly. Dogara from Bauchi State beat Femi Gbajabiamila, a representative from Surulere, Lagos