Tag Archives: NASS

Rocha’s Okorocha Receives Certificate Of Return From INEC, As Same INEC Vows To Challenge The Move In Court

Embattled former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha is in the news again, as he received his Certificate of Return from INEC, yesterday after the inauguration of the NASS members. INEC acting in compliance with the ruling of an Abuja High Court, which directed it to issue the certificate to Okorocha, has however vowed to appeal the judgement as soon

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Ahmad Lawan Becomes New Senate President, Beats Ndume, While Omo-Agege Defeats Ekweremadu At The House Of Reps + Ned Nwoko Denied Access To Accreditation

It has been a long and exhaustive process in the selection of the new senate president and speaker House of Reps, which held amongst the NASS members. Ahmad Lawan (Yobe North – APC), who keenly contested with Senator Ali Ndume (Borno South-APC), eventually became the winner by a ratio of 79/28 votes. And with that victory, Lawan is now the

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Finally The National Assembly Resumes

After a long and overdue break, the Nigerian National Assembly finally resumed on Tuesday 9th October 2018. The National Assembly had been on break since July 24th, following the season of controversial party defections by both Senators and House of Reps members. The NASS was scheduled to resume on September 25, but the resumption was postponed to October 9th, to

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