Tag: National Assembly

National Assembly asks MDAs to submit anti-corruption strategy report

Estimated Reading Time: 1The National Assembly has directed Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to submit their reports on anti-corruption strategy. To this end, Senator Suleiman Abdu Kwari, Chairman, Senate Committee on Anti-Corruption and Financial Crimes, has summoned relevant MDAs. They include the Ministries of Justice, Finance, Economic and Financial Crimes[Read More…]

Coalition of CSOs chide National Assembly for delaying passing of Electoral Act 2010 (Amendment) Bill

Estimated Reading Time: 2A coalition of civil societies under the aegis of Alliance of Civil Society Organizations for Expansion of Electoral and Democratic Space (ACCESS) has slammed the National Assembly for delay in passing the Electoral Act 2010 (Amendment) Bill and enact the Independent National Electoral Commission Act 2021. The[Read More…]

Bandits

Why give amnesty to criminals who kill, kidnap people? – Niger Senator kicks against amnesty for bandits

Estimated Reading Time: 3Senator representing Niger-East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Sani Musahas kicked against calls for the notorious terrorists terrorising the northern region to be granted amnesty. Musa stated this while speaking in an interview with Punch Newspaper on Sunday. Recall that terrorists donning military uniforms on Wednesday[Read More…]