2018 Budget: Why I called ex-President Obasanjo – Sen. Ben Bruce
30 November 2017 | 9:20 am
Debate on the N8.612 trillion 2018 Appropriation Bill opened Tuesday in both chambers of the National Assembly with senators faulting some of its projections, describing them as unrealistic.
19 Jul 2019
The FCT Police Command has arraigned 38 members of the El-Zakzaky Islamic Movement of Nigeria in various courts situated in Abuja.
28 Jul 2019
Ado Doguwa speaks on how National Assembly plans to stop Shiite protests
16 Aug 2019
Nigeria’s National Assembly to lock up in October over 2020 budget defence
27 Aug 2019
Executive kickstarts move to send 2020 budget to National Assembly
19 Sep 2019
Young Nigerians storm National Assembly, protest against Bobrisky’s alleged transgender lifestyle, LGBT.
8 Oct 2019
Moment Buhari arrived National Assembly to present the 2020 budget
18 Oct 2019
Buhari signs five bills passed by Saraki, Dogara led National Assembly
23 Oct 2019
Senator Kabiru Gaya, representing Kano South Senatorial district, has said the National Assembly may deregister 85 political parties The lawmaker, who is also chairman, Senate Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), also said that the National Assembly might consider the de-registration of some political parties in Nigeria.
4 Dec 2019
A group of protesters on Wednesday went to the National Assembly to demand the withdrawal of the bills on hate speech and social media. Deji Adeyanju, a civil activist who led the protesters to the National Assembly gate described the bills as “obnoxious”. The protesters carried placards bearing various inscriptions aimed at rejecting the bills.
21 Dec 2019
Multi-award-winning columnist and Head of The Guardian's Editorial Board gives a breakdown of what ₦37bn could provide for Nigerians in the latest episode of ‘Inside Stuff.’
12 Mar 2020
Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, Clement Nwankwo has called for the jettisoning of a bill that will regulate the use of social media in Nigeria, entitled, Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulations Bill.
11 Mar 2020
A Nigerian journalist took to Twitter to recount how she was denied access to the National Assembly on Monday while trying to cover the public hearing on the controversial Social Media Bill because of her outfit.
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As the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha approaches, crowds gather in a narrow street to watch a once-a-year spectacle in a neighbourhood of Pakistan’s commercial capital Karachi. Every year, plump and polished cattle are lowered 12 metres (40 feet) by crane from Syed Ejaz Ahmad's rooftop barn in the city's Nazimabad neighbourhood ahead of the three-day sacrificial festival, which kicks off on July 10 this year.
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Several places were hit with about a month's rain over the weekend, causing dams to overflow and waterways to break their banks. Roughly 30,000 people have been told to either leave their homes or prepare to do so.
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Silvina Batakis comes in at a time when the Argentine economy is in full-blown crisis mode, with inflation above 60%, a high fiscal deficit and fears rising about debt defaults.
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The country's main opposition party has led protests against a proposal to integrate Bulgarian minority rights. Such a move would be necessary to continue EU accession talks.
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On February 24, the first day of Russia's war in Ukraine, Moscow's troops took over Chernobyl, the scene of the world's worst ever nuclear accident. Following a 35-day occupation, Ukraine regained control of the defunct plant but workers have had a hard time returning it to regular functioning. Employees were forced to rebuild IT systems from scratch after specialist equipment and software was ransacked by Russian soldiers. Chernobyl remains a highly volatile site, with hundreds of tonnes of radioactive material still sitting under a protective cover.