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Igbakpa says probe of covid funding

We will probe Covid-19 expenditures – Rep Igbakpa

Mr. Ben Igbakpa is a member of the House of Representatives from Delta State. In this brief interview with OrderPaper Nigeria, he discusses an...
senators say NASS did well on pandemic

Senators applaud NASS on Covid-19 as others disagree

OrderPaperToday - As Nigerians begin to appraise the response and performance of the National Assembly (NASS) on the Covid-19 pandemic, some senators have thumbs...
FRC Public Hearing

When stakeholders garnered support for fiscal responsibility commission

OrderPaperToday - The yeoman's job performed by the Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC) in helping to shore up Nigeria's troubled and troubling revenue profile came...
sports minister

Sports commission bill gets minister’s nod

OrderPaperToday - The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has thrown his support for a bill seeking establishment of National Sports Commission. He...
Reps on railway

Reps begin probe of fraudulent multi-billion railway contracts

OrderPaperToday - The House of Representatives has begun investigative hearing into how the public purse may have lost billions of naira in alleged fraudulent...
Defence research agency coming

Reps seek defence research & development bureau 

OrderPaperToday - The House of Representatives has concluded moves to boost the country's military industrial capabilities through the establishment of a Defence Research and...

State Assemblies

The latest from State Legislatures


Open House

Business and Economy

Dickson warns on PIB

Niger delta may boil again, Dickson warns on PIB

OrderPaperToday - Senator representing Bayelsa West District in the National Assembly, Seriake Dickson, has called for a reversal of...
PDP Reps on transmission of results

REPS: Prosecute NCC officials who lied on transmission of...

OrderPaperToday - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives has accused the Nigeria Communications Commission...
senate gives ncc roles in electronic voting

Senate empowers NCC to determine electronic voting

OrderPaperToday - The Senate has empowered the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) in conjunction with the National Assembly to determine...
Buhari's loans requests

Senate okays Buhari’s loans’ requests

OrderPaperToday - The Senate has approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for ongoing external loans to the tune of $8,325,526,537...
Mungonu on PIB report

Reps row as PIB report is stepped down

OrderPaperToday - The joint conference committee on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) has thrown the House of Representatives into...

Spotlight & Profile

Local government autonomy key

Local government autonomy, key to true federalism

Constitutionally Local Government Areas (LGAs) are considered as the third tier of government with specific powers and functions to...
climate change bill sponsor

Key provisions of climate change bill passed by Reps

By Sam Onuigbo FCIS, FNIM As you are aware, Nigeria and the rest of the world face a huge existential...
Twitter and electoral choices

Assessing Nigerian Government’s Ban of Twitter

I am in the extreme late 30s, and Nigerians my age or younger have never been blessed with any...
Otive examines review of 1999 constitution

Recurrent Issues in the Review of the 1999 Constitution...

By Otive Igbuzor, PhD INTRODUCTION   Historically, all over the world, there has been concern about what system of government will...
energy transition has risks and rewards

Energy transition and opportunities for Nigeria

By Ogheneganre Eyankware  “The world is transiting, there will be no buyers for Nigeria’s oil and gas in the recent...