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Kwara Assembly passes Social Investment Programme Bill

The Kwara House of Assembly on Thursday passed a bill for a law to establish Kwara State Social Investment Programme. The bill which was...

Medical experts want NASS to pass Mental Health Bill

The Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba (FNPHY), on Wednesday called on National Assembly (NASS) to pass the Mental Health Bill to enhance mental health...

C’ River Merit Award Bill scales second reading

The Cross River State Merit Award Bill 2019 on Wednesday in Calabar scaled through second reading at the State House of Assembly, the...

Omo-Agege calls for support on Bill prohibiting sexual harassment in tertiary...

Deputy President of the Senate Ovie Omo -Agege has urged parents and youths to support enactment of effective law against sexual harassment in workplaces...

Senate begins debate on 2020 Appropriation Bill

The Senate has began debate on the general principles of the 2020 Appropriation Bill of N10.33 trillion. The lawmakers took turns debating the Bill...

Why I forwarded Finance Bill to NASS – Buhari

he forwarded to the National Assembly, when passed into law, will permit government to raise the country’s Value Added Tax (VAT) from 5...

Buhari presents 2020 N10.33trn Appropriation Bill to NASS

 President Muhammadu Buhari accompanied by members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Tuesday presented the 2020 budget proposal to a joint session of...

Graham pledges congressional Bill to reverse Trump’s decision on Syria

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on Monday slammed U.S President Donald Trump over his decision to allow a Turkish invasion of North-East Syria,...

Oyo Assembly passes Investment Promotion Agency Bill

The Oyo State House of Assembly on Thursday passed the Oyo State Investment Promotion Agency Bill 2019 after the third reading. The Speaker, Mr Adebo...

Buhari lauds Bill Gates, Dangote for service to humanity

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended  the contributions of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation as well as Aliko Dangote Foundation to humanitarian and developmental activities...

Bill Gates urges world leaders to address gaping global inequality 

American billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has urged world leaders to deal with all forms of inequality in the world so that people can...

Bill Gates opened my eyes to challenges in Nigeria’s health system-...

The Chairman, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote said that he had no idea the level of neglect in Nigeria’s health sector until he had...

Kwara Sports Commission Bill passes 2nd reading

A bill to establish the Kwara State Sports Commission on Tuesday passed second reading on the floor of the state House of Assembly. The...

VAT: Falana urges FG to propose Money Bill before implementing increase

Human Rights Lawyer, Femi Falana, has called on the Federal Government to propose a Money Bill to the National Assembly before the implementation...

Gbajabiamila seeks more intervention by Bill, Melinda Gates foundation in health,...

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos), has asked the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to intensify its intervention programmes...

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation launches annual Goalkeepers Data Report

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation says it has launched its third annual Goalkeepers Data Report, which features new data. The foundation stated this in...

Obaseki signs bill establishing Edo College of Agric into law

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, on Monday, signed the bill establishing the Edo State College of Agriculture and Natural Resources into law. He said...

British lawmakers set to reject Johnson’s election call again

(dpa/NAN) The British parliament is expected on Monday to reject Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s second call for a snap election, as he fights...

Pound rebounds on data surprise, Brexit hopes

Sterling rebounded from early lows on Monday and headed towards a five-week high on Monday, as surprisingly strong data and growing optimism that Britain...

Hong Kong government warns against foreign interference in crisis

 (dpa/NAN) Hong Kong’s Government on Monday warned foreign governments not to interfere in the city’s “internal affairs,” following weekend protests that called for U.S. support...

Gov AbdulRazaq sends anti-poverty bill to Kwara Assembly

Gov AbdulRazaq sends anti-poverty bill to Kwara Assembly Bill By Abiodun Esan Ilorin, Aug 22, 2029 Gov....

Oyo Anti-Open Rearing and Grazing Bill not against Fulanis – Oyo...

The Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Mr Adebo Ogundoyin, on Wednesday denied that the Open Rearing and Grazing Regulation Bill, 2019, which...

Assent FUTOG Bill, group appeals to Buhari

The Greater Ogoja Development Initiative (GODI) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the bill seeking the establishment of the Federal...

Gov. AbdulRazaq to send Social Investment Bill to Assembly

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara says he will send a Bill to replicate the Federal Government’s anti-poverty Social Investment Programmes to the State House...