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Tambuwal decries siege to National Assembly, hails Osinbajo’s intervention

Former Speaker of the House of Representatives and Governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has condemned in strong terms Tuesday’s invasion, and siege to…

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Presidency threatens to deal with more security agents, personnel involved in NASS siege

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday sacked the acting Director General of the Department of State Services, DSS, Lawal Daura.  Daura’s sack was disclosed by the…

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Saraki, Dogara jointly speak on National Assembly siege [Full text]

Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara have condemned the invasion of the National Assembly complex by men of the Department of State…

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Ortom reacts to DSS invasion of National Assembly

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has condemned the invasion of the National Assembly by the Police and Department of State Services. Ortom in a statement by his…

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170 PDP lawmakers barricade Senate chamber

About 170 federal lawmakers elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have barricaded the entrance of the Senate chambers. Yusuf Tajudeen, a member…

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BREAKING: Senators sign agreement against Saraki, Ekweremadu’s removal [Full list]

Forty-eight senators have signed an agreement to forestall any impeachment process against Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu. This followed the seige…

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NASS staff, supporters celebrate failed attempt to impeach Saraki, others

Some staff of the National Assembly, Tuesday morning went wild in celebration over a failed attempt to impeach the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki. The…

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DSS blocks NASS Clerk from entering premises

Sani Omoloru, Clerk to the National Assembly, CNA, has been denied access to the National Assembly. Security agents stopped him from entering the premises at about…

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Senators loyal to Saraki block Senate chamber’s door ahead of APC senators

Some Senators loyal to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki have forced their way into the National Assembly. Recall that the leadership of the National Assembly had yesterday…

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Some Bayelsa politicians are criminals, terrorists – Gov. Dickson

Seriake Dickson, the Bayelsa State Governor, has disclosed that there are politicians in his state who are killing people during elections. Dickson made the disclosure in…

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2019: Presidency speaks on conditions attached to Akpabio’s defection to APC

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang, has spoken on the alleged condition(s) attached to the defection of…

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I remain a staunch PDP member – Ex-Minister, Jumoke Akinjide reacts on defection rumour

Former Minister of State for Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Chief Olajumoke Akinjide on Tuesday denial a rumour that she had joined a former Governor of…

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Shoot all of us – Rivers Rep, Boma Goodhead dares DSS

A member of the House of Representatives, Boma Goodhead on Tuesday dared operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) to shoot her and others…

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Akpabio resigns as senate minority leader

Senator Godswill Akpabio has tendered his resignation as Minority Leader of the Senate. He disclosed this in a letter dated August 4, addressed to the Senate…

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Senators, Reps force their way into NASS amid siege

Some Senators and House of Representatives members who were blocked from entering the National Assembly have forced their way in. It  had  been reported the massive reinforcement…

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Has military taken over – Senator Ibrahim confronts DSS at NASS

Senator Rafiu Ibrahim, Tuesday morning at the National Assembly entry, confronted the Department of State Services (DSS) for blocking entry and exit points to the…

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Nigeria Police storm NASS, take positions

Officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force have stormed the National Assembly. The reinforcement occurred at about 7:40am. Over a dozen mobile police officers could be…

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Why I met with Obasanjo – Lamido

Former Governor of Jigawa State, Dr Sule Lamido, CON, and members of his national campaign council on Monday met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in…

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PDP receives Sen. Hunkuyi, other defectors in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday received Sen. Suleiman Hunkuyi and his supporters in Kaduna. Hunkuyi, who represents Kaduna North…

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Kano: Ganduje’s aides resign

Two aides to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State have resigned from their positions The two affected aides, who tendered their resignation letters on Monday…

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