REACTION TO THE 2018 BUDGET PRESENTATION BY THE PRESIDENT

By Monday Ameh I wish to commend President Muhammadu Buhari for the early presentation of a very promising, ambitious and optimistic 2018 appropriation bill tagged “Budget of Consolidation” to the joint session of National Assembly yesterday. The allocation of a Read More …

EXPECTATIONS AND PRAYERS OVER THE PRESIDENTIAL DINNER WITH THE LAWMAKERS TONIGHT

By Monday Ameh As President Muhammadu Buhari host National Assembly members to a Presidential Dinner tonight, it is expected that this move will cement a close tie that will lead to a more robust and cordial working relationship between the executive Read More …

ON THE 2018-2020 MEDIUM TERM EXPENDITURE FRAMEWORK (MTEF) AND FISCAL STRATEGIC PAPER (FSP) TO THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

– By Monday Ameh I wish to commend President Muhammadu Buhari for forwarding the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategic Paper (FSP) to the National Assembly early. I call on members of National Assembly to expedite action in Read More …

MEMO TO NATIONAL ASSEMBLY MEMBERS AS THEY FINALLY RESUMED FROM RECESS – By Comrade Monday Ameh

Please permit me to use this medium to welcome members of National Assembly from their Sallah recess. As the lawmakers resume today, I appeal to them to hit the ground running by passing landmark laws that have direct bearing on Read More …

ON THAT NEEDLESS POSTPONEMENT OF RESUMPTION BY THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY: – By Comrade Monday Ameh

  I write to express my dissatisfaction with the members of National Assembly for postponing their resumption from one of their numerous recess from 19th to 26th September, without genuine or cogent reason. This decision at a time flood is Read More …

No cheer for N’Delta as NASS chickens out of Fiscal Federalism

Following the submission of the final report of the Ad hoc Committee on Constitution Review last week, the National Assembly will Tuesday begin the clause-by-clause consideration of the proposed amendments to the 1999 Constitution. Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, Chairman Read More …

Breaking News: ‘Not Too Young to Run’ Protesters Shut Down National Assembly Gate

Protesters on Tuesday shut down the main entrance of the National Assembly gate as security officials denied them entrance to speak with lawmakers, Premium Times reports. The protesters are members of the ‘I support #NottooYoungtoRun’ movement who seek a constitutional Read More …

‘A terrible war is raging between the cabal and Osinbajo’

Reactions have continued to trail the ongoing raging battle between the Senate and Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo over the latter’s questioning of the Senate powers to confirm Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Read More …