NASS Commission Sacks Clerk And 149 Others

The National Assembly Service Commission has sacked the Clerk of the National Assembly (CNA), Alhaji Mohammed Sani-Omolori. By Victor Oluwasegun and Tony Akowe, Abuja Sani-Omolori was sacked alongside 149 others in a letter by the Commission on Wednesday. The Commission declared any staff who has spent 35 years in service of is 60 should leave and would receive their retirement letter soon. The development finally … Continue reading NASS Commission Sacks Clerk And 149 Others

Buhari To Sign Revised 2020 Budget Friday

He is also to present the 2021 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly in September this year. By Sanni Onogu, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari would on Friday sign the revised 2020 Appropriation Bill into law, The Nation leant on Thursday. This is even as the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed on Thursday met with the leadership of … Continue reading Buhari To Sign Revised 2020 Budget Friday

Keyamo, Lawmakers Clash; Election Campaign Councils Named; And Other Political Stories Of Last Week

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) under the supervision of the minister of state, labour and employment on Monday constituted and inaugurated a committee to supervise the planned employment of 774,000 Nigerians. Unsatisfied with the modalities used in setting up the committees, the National Assembly joint committee on labour and employment invited the management of NDE and the minister. By Nasir Ayitogo What seemed like … Continue reading Keyamo, Lawmakers Clash; Election Campaign Councils Named; And Other Political Stories Of Last Week

Suspend Plan To Recruit 774,000 Nigerians, NASS Tells Buhari

The Senate and the House of Representatives yesterday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to suspend the implementation of the plan to recruit 774,000 Nigerians for Special Public Works across the country. By Sanni Onogu, Abuja The position of both chambers of the National Assembly followed a sharp disagreement between the National Assembly Joint Committee on Labour, Employee and Productivity and the Minister for State for Labour … Continue reading Suspend Plan To Recruit 774,000 Nigerians, NASS Tells Buhari

NASS set to review 2020 Budget, suspends holiday

May 26, 2020 Queen Esther Iroanusi Members of the National Assembly will suspend their recess and reconvene on Thursday to consider the 2020 revised budget, an official has said. The clerk of the National Assembly, Mohammed Sani-Omolori, made this announcement in a memo dated May 26. “This is to inform all distinguished senators and honourable members that resumption of plenary earlier scheduled for Tuesday, 2nd … Continue reading NASS set to review 2020 Budget, suspends holiday