HomeCategory

Senate Archives - OrderPaper

In this Third-Year Appraisal of the Ninth National Assembly, we examine the performance of the federal legislators from the North Central geo-political zone since the inauguration of parliament in 2019. The zone has the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and six States comprising Benue, Kogi, Kwara, Nasarawa, Niger, and Plateau. It also has 19 Senators and a total of 49 members in the House of Representatives.   READ ALSO: North East lawmakers sponsored 281 bills in...

To get to the bills with impact, value, and progression, the volume of such bills must first be determined. Hence, this scorecard of the Top 10 Senators by Bills Sponsorship (Volume) highlights the parliamentarians with the highest bills tally in three years of the 9th Senate.     “The bill sponsorship pattern of the Senators in the 9th Assembly against the 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th Assemblies indicates an increase in the number of...

Nigeria’s North East geo-political zone has six States comprising Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba and Yobe. In this Third-Year Appraisal of the Ninth National Assembly, we examine the performance of the federal lawmakers from the North East since 2019.   The zone has 18 Senators and 48 Members in the House of Representatives representing these six states, respectively.       SENATE SCORECARD   In the period under review, the performance of the North East...

            The Senate, through its Committee on Public Accounts, on Tuesday gave the Ministry of Communication and Digital Economy a forty-eight-hour ultimatum to account for the N13.9 billion it collected from Service Wide Votes from 2017 to 2021. The ultimatum given by the Senate to the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Dr William Alo, followed his failure to tender documentary evidence on how the Ministry expended the N13.9 billion during...

Reach Your Representative