Gov. Wike explains why the National Assembly cannot override the refusal of President Buhari to assent to the Electoral Amendment bill during the flag off ceremony of the 27.12km Chokocho-Igbodo Road project in Rivers State by Gov. Makinde.
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“Constitution-making is different from law-making: The legislative mandate of the National Assembly is limited to law-making; constitution-making is the exclusive preserve of the constituents,” LNC’s Tony Nnadi writes.
A leading pro-democracy group has accused the National Assembly leadership of shielding the Buhari administration from ‘’embarrassing’’ allegations of corruption.
The PDP has alleged that the fuel subsidy regime under the President Buhari-led APC administration is a monumental fraud.
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The Senate in November 2019 barred the Interim Management of the Commission from defending the agency’s 2020 budget.
The PDP says it is indefensible for the Buhari Presidency to propose a whooping N37 billion for renovation work on the National Assembly complex, which was built at the cost of N7 billion naira.
The Senate President had said any request from President Buhari to the National Assembly is good for the nation, even without subjecting such requests to statutory legislative scrutiny.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) laments that the N10.7 trillion 2020 budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly will further impoverish Nigerians and mortgage the future of the nation.
President Muhammadu Buhari accompanied by members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Tuesday presented the 2020 budget proposal to a joint session of the National Assembly (NASS).