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National Assembly committee clerk slumps, dies

National Assembly...constitutional amendment is illegal and anti-people

*Buried according to Islamic rites Nigeria’s National Assembly went into morning mood again as a staffer, Mr. Mohammed Shuaibu, a clerk of the House of Representatives Committee on Agricultural Production and Services‎, on Monday, slumped and died at the National Assembly complex, Abuja. He was said to have slumped at …

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Pinnick panics as Dalung insists on corruption probe

*You are the most corrupt government agency in Nigeria These certainly are apparently not the best of times for the leadership of the Amaju Pinnick-led board of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) as Minister of Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung, insists that the body must face the Economic and Financial Crimes …

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House of Reps postpone inquisition on NFF, NOC

*British MPs pass vote of no confidence on FA While the Nigerian Green Chambers had to postpone its own inquisition on the duo of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) and the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) their British counterpart have already moved a motion of “no confidence” in the Football Association. …

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Jalla urges Reps to save Nigerian football once and for all

Shehu Dikko...Giwa FC of Jos wins this round at the Appeal Court

*Lampoons Dikko for illegal NFF position By Oluwole Francis It is a cheery news that the Nigerian House of Representatives will be looking into the affairs of the corruption-ridden Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) about the same time that their English counterparts are probing the English FA. Apart from the timing, …

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Nigerian Reps, England’s parliament to have ‘no confidence’ debate on FA

*FIFA money lands Pinnick in Reps inquisition *Habu Gumel, NOC may face same checks with NFF By Olajide Fashikun with Agency Report Authoritatively, Nigerian and English Parliaments are set to debate a motion of no confidence in the governance of their Football Associations. Incidentally, Nigeria and England are slated to …

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Where is the N100bn released by CBN for ranches development? Reps ask

Fulani-grazing...ARG protests

*Set up committee to investigate, report back in four weeks By Sandra Onyekwere Honourable Karimi Steve Sunday, a member of the House of Representatives, has raised a fresh alarm over the disbursement and utilisation of the N100 billion released for the construction of mini ranches across the country. Honourable Sunday …

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PDP to challenge inauguration of TIC in the 16 LGAs in Kwara

Akogun Iyiola Oyedepo...Kwara PDP chairman

*Legislative Watch throws weight behind PDP Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) is to challenge the legality or otherwise of the inauguration of the Transition Implementation Committee (TIC) in the 16 Local Government Councils in Kwara. Hon Ngozika Ihuoma of the Legislative Watch, a non governmental organisation with special interest in the …

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