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The life pension bug

    The life pension bug

What’s newly biting with state legislators’ fixation about financial security at public expense after leaving office, such that they are randomly levying the common treasury with self-serving demands for life

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Reject life pension bill for lawmakers, SERAP tells Dickson

    Reject life pension bill for lawmakers, SERAP tells Dickson

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has told Seriake Dickson, governor of Bayelsa state, to reject the proposed life pension bill for lawmakers in the state. In an open

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Lawmakers booing Buhari didn’t come as a surprise

    Lawmakers booing Buhari didn’t come as a surprise

“Campaign speech”, “lies”, “noooo” rent the air while President Muhammadu Buhari was giving a speech at a joint session of the national assembly on Wednesday. Buhari was about to lay

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Sources: National assembly leadership never agreed to reconvene Tuesday

    Sources: National assembly leadership never agreed to reconvene Tuesday

The leadership of the national assembly never agreed to reconvene on Tuesday, TheCable has learnt. Last week, Yusuf Lasun, deputy speaker of the house of representatives, announced the lawmakers will

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Police: Security men, lawmakers conspired to steal mace

  Police: Security men, lawmakers conspired to steal mace

Sulu-Gambari Abdul, the divisional police officer (DPO) in charge of the police post at the national assembly, has blamed the

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CSOs: NGO bill should be left to die, it’s in breach of the constitution

  CSOs: NGO bill should be left to die, it’s in breach of the constitution

Civil society organisations (CSOs) in Nigeria have called on the national assembly to throw out the bill seeking to establish

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Sagay: Lawyers who receive proceeds of crime as fees deserve harsh punishment

  Sagay: Lawyers who receive proceeds of crime as fees deserve harsh punishment

Itse Sagay, chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), says the police and anti-graft agencies should investigate lawyers who

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France just elected 233 female lawmakers — but Nigeria has only 22

  France just elected 233 female lawmakers — but Nigeria has only 22

A total of 233 women emerged in the recent parliamentary election that held in France, beating the previous record of

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REVEALED: 469 lawmakers have 2,570 aides – and some earn N950,000/month

  REVEALED: 469 lawmakers have 2,570 aides – and some earn N950,000/month

The 469 members of the 8th national assembly have at least 2,570 aides, an investigation by NAN has revealed. Out

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We won’t reverse hike in electricity tariff, says FG

  We won’t reverse hike in electricity tariff, says FG

The federal government says there is no going back on the 45 per cent increase in electricity tariff, revealing that

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