Former House of Rep Speaker Arrested for Fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested former speaker of the House of Representatives, Patricia Olubunmi Etteh.
Etteh, who is presently being grilled by EFCC’s special duties unit was alleged to be involved in a solar power electrification scam in Akwa Ibom State.
It is important to note that Etteh was the first female house of representatives speaker, but she was removed in 2007 based on allegation of corruption.
House Of Rep Member Die In An Accident Along Keffi Expressway
Another House of representative member has died making it the fifth members of the 9th assembly that will die between 2019 till now.Hon Haruna Maitala was one of the National assembly member representing Plateau state at the low chamber. He died yesterday night in an accident along the Abuja-Keffi expressway.A close ally of the deceased confirmed that he died shortly after he was rushed to the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Keffi, in Nasarawa state, at about 11 pm.ma...
House of Rep Honours Abba Kyari
Today in Abuja at the green chamber, the Nigerian House of Representatives honours the gallant Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Abba Kyari.DCP. Kyari received an “Award for Outstanding Service” for his exceptional work in the fight against criminality across the country.Kyari received the Award following a motion of urgent public importance brought by Rep. Ahmad Usman Jaha, from Borno, prompting the House to resolve to recognizing the young police officer and t...
House Of Rep Insists On 2 Months Free Electricity For Nigerians
The Nigeria House of Representatives has insisted on her initial decision that the government should grants Nigerians two months of free electricity as part of palliatives for the COVID- 19 pandemic.The affirmation was made known through the spokesman of the House, Hon.Benjamin Okezie Kalu, in a statement that the House was not in agreement with the Minister of Power that the privatized nature of the sector was a challenges to providing free electricity for all Nig...
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