A group, ‘Electricity Consumer Protection Forum’ has called for the speedy passage of the bill seeking to criminalise estimated billings by Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos) in the country. Its National Coordinator, Mr Adeola Samuel-Ilori, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Monday. Samuel-Ilori was reacting to […]
The toll-free passage at the toll plaza on Lekki-Epe Expressway and the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge would run between 6:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. in the morning, and 4:30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. The post Again, Sanwo-Olu declares free passage for motorists at Lekki axis appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The integrity and transparency of the exercise continue to generate ripples among stakeholders. The post How poor disclosure, delayed passage of PIB mar Nigeria’s oil licencing exercise appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The President of the Senate, Dr. Ahmad Lawan on Thursday assured Nigerians of a conclusive reform in the Nigerian oil and gas industry, saying the ninth National Asembly will quicken the passage of Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). Continue reading 9th Assembly will end jinx of PIB passage — Lawan at Vanguard News.
Mr Saraki said full details of the National Assembly budget with necessary line items should be made ready for passage as part of the National budget. The post Saraki wants NASS budget details ready for passage appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
President Buhari is yet to send the bill to the federal lawmakers The post Minimum wage bill: National Assembly will accelerate passage – House Committee appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Chelsea have made it to the round of 32 in the Europa league competition with two matches to spare after beating Bate Borisov by a lone goal in Belarus today. The Blues who are the only team across Europe’s five major league that is yet to taste a single defeat across all competitions this season […]
Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has said tardiness in passage of budgets by the National Assembly, sometimes lasting seven months, delay completion of projects across the country, urging more effort to speed up the process. This is even as he prayed for more understanding and commitment to infrastructural development by the lawmakers. Special Adviser […]
The protesters say the bill has been with the National Assembly for 36 months. The post Protesters storm NASS over delay in passage of disability bill appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
LEADERSHIP Some non governmental organisations (NGOs), Paradigm Leadership Support Initiative (PLSI), BudgiT Foundation and Connected Development (CODE) have called on the National Assembly to expedite action on the passage of the Federal Audit Service Commission Bill 2018 in order to hasten accountability and transparency in government businesses. The call was made recently at a press conference in […]
“The Chilean constitution mandates that the executive provide the legislature its budget 60 days before the end of the fiscal year. While this time- frame is comparable with a number of countries, the consequences of Chilean legislative inaction are especially significant. If the legislature does not approve the budget within 60 days, it automatically becomes […]
Okwe Obi,Abuja Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu, on Tuesday, took a swipe at state governors and some senators for stalling the passage of the Water Resources Bill. Adamu, who made the allegation at the national consultative conference on water use regulations and monitoring organised by Nigeria Integrated Water Resources Management Commission (NIWRMC), in […]