Category: Legislature

Senate Names Chairpersons for Standing Committees

By Sunday Ochai Ahmad Lawan, President of the Senate The Nigerian Senate yesterday named the chairpersons for the Senate’s 69 standing committees. The announcement was made by the Senate Presiden, Sen Ahmad Lawan in plenary shortly after the lawmakers unanimously voted to embark on the Senate’s annual recess. As expected, some senators loyal to the […]

Saraki Formally Declares Presidential Ambition

By Pascal Emeka The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, yesterday formally declared his interest to contest for the office of the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in the forth coming 2019 general election under the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP where he recently cross-carpeted to. Dr Saraki made this declaration in an […]

The House And The Effective Oversight Of Pension Fund Administration

The tasking issue of pension fund administration and its attendant challenges has been on the front burner of legislative discourse and deliberation for quite some time as the National Assembly has taken proactive steps to settle those burning issues once and for all through the instrumentality of legislation, resolutions and over sighting of the vast pension regime. The Pension Reform Act of […]