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Sexual Harassment Bill: Reps propose 5-year jail for lecturers
The House of Representatives yesterday passed for second reading a bill seeking to punish perpetrators of sexual harassment of students in Nigerian institutions.
Trump meets with 'immigration crime victims'
A day before the House of Representatives is set to vote on the 'No Sanctuary for Criminals Act,' U.S. President Donald Trump hosts a meeting with families affected by crimes allegedly committed by undocumented immigrants.
Commotion in House of Representatives over rejection of South-East Development Commission bill
The House of Representatives was, Thursday, thrown into a rowdy session after members, particularly those outside the South-East region, disagreed on a bill seeking to establish the South-East Development Commission over its timing, leading to it being stepped down.
Five reasons Reps threw out bill seeking NNPC budget approval
The House of Representatives, yesterday, threw out a bill which sought to compel the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to submit its budget directly to the Legislature for approval.
House of Representatives deputy speaker rules out possibility of coup
House of Representatives deputy speaker rules out the possibility of a coup.
Reps move to address HIV/AIDS spread in IDP camps
The House of Representatives on Wednesday resolved to investigate reports of the spread of HIV/AIDS in Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps across the country.
House of representatives considers review of minimum wage
House of representatives considers a review of the minimum wage.
Reps push for connection of LGAs to national grid
The House of Representatives on Wednesday resolved to ensure that all local government areas in the country were linked to the national grid for power supply.
Trump to pitch healthcare bill as GOP opposition mounts
U.S. President Donald Trump travels to Nashville, Tennessee, on Wednesday, where he is expected to make his first full-throated pitch for a healthcare bill championed by Republican leaders in the House of Representatives but which faces serious opposition from GOP members of the Senate.