No aspect of that video was doctored, Wase appeared to have some premeditated bias against that petition – Benue lawmaker counters Deputy Speaker’s statement

Mark Terseer Gbillah, the lawmaker representing Benue Gwer east/Gwer west federal constituency has countered Deputy Speaker, Idris Wase’s statement after being called out for refusing to accept a petition from Nigerians abroad on insecurity. Wase had alleged that the video which captured the exchange on the floor of the lower chamber was doctored. He also… Continue reading No aspect of that video was doctored, Wase appeared to have some premeditated bias against that petition – Benue lawmaker counters Deputy Speaker’s statement

Deputy speaker, Idris Wase explains why he rejected petition on insecurity from Nigerians living abroad

Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Idris Wase has explained why he rejected a petition on insecurity from Nigerians living abroad which was presented on the floor of the lower chamber of the national assembly by Mr Mark Gbillah who represents Gwer East-Gwer West constituency of Benue State. Wase in a statement released by… Continue reading Deputy speaker, Idris Wase explains why he rejected petition on insecurity from Nigerians living abroad

Kaduna former Deputy Speaker and two others suspended for 9 months

Three lawmakers have been suspended from Kaduna state house of assembly for 9 months, following the adoption of the report of the committee which investigated the fracas that occurred during its sitting on June 11. The former deputy speaker representing Basawa constituency Mukhtar Isa-Hazo, Nuhu Goroh-Shadalafiya of Kagarko constituency and Yusuf Liman-Dahiru, Kakuri/Makera constituency were suspended in… Continue reading Kaduna former Deputy Speaker and two others suspended for 9 months

Shaibu accuses deputy speaker of collecting N40m from APC

The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Mr Philip Shaibu, has accused the deputy speaker of the state House of Assembly, Yekini Idiaye, of collecting N40m from the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, to support the candidate of the party in the September 19 governorship election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu. Addressing supporters of… Continue reading Shaibu accuses deputy speaker of collecting N40m from APC

Ondo assembly suspends deputy speaker

The Deputy Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Irioju Ogundeji and another member of the House, Adewale Williams have been suspended for kicking against the impeachment of governor of the state, Agboola Ajayi.  The Deputy Governor had been served an impeachment notice by 14 members of the house on grounds of an alleged gross misconduct, financial recklessness and… Continue reading Ondo assembly suspends deputy speaker

Kaduna House of Assembly members fight over mace after impeaching Deputy Speaker

Some Kaduna lawmakers engaged in a free-for-all fight shortly after impeaching the Deputy Speaker of the House of Assembly and swearing-in a new one.  LIB reported earlier that Mukhtar Isa Hazo, the former deputy speaker of Kaduna state house of assembly was impeached after his colleagues passed a vote of no confidence on him. The fight ensued after Hon. Liman… Continue reading Kaduna House of Assembly members fight over mace after impeaching Deputy Speaker