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Overseas treatment: Reps reject bill to regulate medical tourism for public officials

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The House of Representatives has rejected a bill seeking to regulate overseas medical treatment by public officials in the country. During Tuesday's plenary, the green chamber voted against the bill when it came up for debate. It had been passed it for second reading last year. The bill seeks to “amend the provisions

Reject life pension bill for Bayelsa lawmakers, SERAP tells Dickson

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The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged governor of Bayelsa state, Seriake Dickson to reject the proposed life pension bill for lawmakers in the state. In an open letter to the governor, the group pleaded that he uses his “good offices as trustee of the state’s resources, and consistent

NASS: Saraki replies Tinubu, makes revelations about the APC leader


The Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Monday, lambasted the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, for attacking him. In a statement by Yusuph Olaniyonu, his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Saraki said Tinubu on Sunday released another of his expected quarterly vicious attack on his

APC adopts Gbajabiamila as candidate for speakership

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NAN The All Progressives Congress (APC) has adopted Femi Gbajabiamila as its candidate for the position of the Speaker of the House of Representatives in the 9th National Assembly. The Spokesman of the party, Lanre Issa-Onilu, this development was reached after an intensive deliberation with the APC’s House of Representatives members-elect at

Senator Boroffice joins race for Deputy Senate President


Senator representing Ondo North District in the National Assembly, Ajayi Boroffice, has officially declared his ambition to run for the position of Deputy Senate President. Boroffice made intention known in a terse letter written to his colleagues at the red chamber, seeking their support for the plum job. The letter personally signed