Tag archive for ‘Lawmakers’
By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2020
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Lawmakers Raise Alarm Over Herdsmen Menace In Delta Communities

LAGOS MARCH 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Worried by the rising insecurity in the country and the state in particular, over herdsmen attacks on its communities, the Delta State House of Assembly, yesterday, passed a resolution More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
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Approval of N3bn Car Loans For Bayelsa Lawmakers Attract Criticism From Starving Civil Servants

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon Seriake Dickson By Amos Akioma from Yenogoa LAGOS FEBRUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Bayelsa State civil servants who claimed the State government is owning them six months salary arrears has More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2015
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Rivers Tribunal Nullifies Election of Speaker and 20 Lawmakers

LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Rivers State elections petition tribunals sitting in Abuja have nullified the election of the Speaker, Owaji Ibani from Andoni constituency and 20 lawmakers in Rivers state More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
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Isoko North LGA Lawmakers Petition Okowa over Removal of Principal Officers

Okowa LAGOS OCTOBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of Isoko North local government area legislative house, Delta State, has petitioned the state Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, over allegations and reports that the house More...

By admin On Sunday, October 11th, 2015
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Amidst Hunger in Delta, Okowa Splashes N750m on Delta Lawmakers’ USA Jamboree Trip

Okowa LAGOS OCTOBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite his public outcry of bankruptcy in the State treasury and dwindling funds from oil revenue, Delta State Governor, Mr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has given the exorbitant sum of More...

By admin On Thursday, September 17th, 2015
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Cash Crunch Hits Nigerian Senators, Reps

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian Senators and Members of House of Representatives have been hit by biting liquidity crisis as legislative business comes to a stand still, Elombah.com investigations have More...

By admin On Sunday, July 12th, 2015
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APC Board of Trustees Chair: Adamawa Think Tank Prefers Atiku to Tinubu

Atiku Abubakar LAGOS JULY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As the governing All Progressives Congress gets set to appoint a chairman for its Board of Trustees, a group with ties to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has called More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
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Obama May Shelve Buhari’s Visit to White House Over NASS ‘Show Of Shame’

Obama LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The indecorous and shambolic display of federal lawmakers at the lower chamber of Nigeria’s legislature is said to have attracted global attention to Nigeria once again, and More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2015
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Onuesoke to Deltans: Cooperate with Okowa in Restructuring Battered Economy

Okowa LAGOS JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Renowned Environmentalist and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has appealed to people of Delta State to put aside their differences by cooperating More...

By admin On Friday, December 20th, 2013
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Sack Oduah Now, Reps Order Jonathan

Minister of Aviation, Oduah LAGOS DECEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The House of Representatives has approved the recommendation by its aviation committee asking for the removal of aviation minister, Stella Oduah, over More...

By admin On Thursday, August 29th, 2013
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Taraba Crisis: Suntai’s Camp Calls Lawmakers’ Bluff, Insists Governor Remains in Charge

Gov. Danbaba Suntai LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An aide of ailing Governor Danbaba Suntai of Taraba State has reacted angrily to the decision of the State House of Assembly to recognise the state’s deputy More...

By admin On Thursday, August 29th, 2013
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Taraba Lawmakers Stop Gov. Suntai from Resuming Duties, Ask Him to Return to Hospital

Danbaba Suntai LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Speaker of Taraba State House of Assembly, Haruna Tsokwa, has announced that the lawmakers have decided to ask Governor Danbaba Suntai to go back to the United More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
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Delta Lawmakers Speak on Importance of N1.2b US Workshop

Delta Lawmakers receiving lectures LAGOS AUH=GUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-After laughing and chatting in close-knit circles, it’s finally time for a group of Nigerian state legislators in the living room of UC Berkeley’s More...

By admin On Saturday, July 20th, 2013
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Rivers Lawmakers Warn Evans Bipi: ‘Stop Impersonating Our Speaker’

Evans Bipi, Anti Amaechi lawmaker who says Patience Jonathan is his 'Jesus Christ' LAGOS JULY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Evans Bipi struggling to take a police officer’s gun on Lawmakers in the Rivers State More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 10th, 2013
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Update: Show of Shame in Rivers Assembly as Rep Takes over Functions

RIVERS STATE LAWMAKERS ENGAGE IN FREE FOR ALL FIGHT LAGOS JULY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The House of Representatives issued a swift resolution, Wednesday, taking over the functions of the Rivers State House of Assembly More...

By admin On Monday, June 10th, 2013
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Single Term: Presidency Jitters, Moves for Rejection

LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY) Indications emerged at the weekend that the presidency, worried by the proposal of the Senate Constitution Review Committee seeking a single term of six years for the president, vice-president, More...

By admin On Friday, May 31st, 2013
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Rivers Lawmakers Back Amaechi, Dismiss Impeach Rumour

(L-R) Rivers State Governor Chibuike Amaechi and President Goodluck Jonathan PORT HARCOURT — 27 members of the Rivers State House of Assembly, yesterday, vowed to swim or sink with Governor Rotimi Amaechi as they More...