In 2018, Justice Daniel Longji, in his last sitting on the bench on December 29, 2019, dismissed the defendants’ no-case-submission, holding that they had a case to answer
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The House of Representatives has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to reverse the Executive Order revoking all gun certificates and licences throughout the federation.
The House of Representatives has passed a bill to abolish and prohibit discrimination between First Degrees and Higher National Diplomas in the same profession.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has directed the Chairman, House Committee on Rules and Business, Hon. Edward Pwajok, to find out what has become of the ad hoc committee investigating the Growth and Employment Project.
The House of Representatives Committee of the Whole House on Tuesday approved and adopted the report of the ad hoc committee on a bill for an Act to repeal the National Minimum wage act to prescribe a New National Minimum Wage for workers.
The lawmaker, who represents Jos North/Jos East Federal Constituency of Plateau, made the clarification on Monday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja.
The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, discharged 16 committees from referrals on 25 bills pursuant to Order 17, Rule 3 (1) (g) of the Standing Orders of the Green Chamber.
Dogara said;” The development was sequel to the need to fill some of the existing vacancies in the house.”
The call came in a motion under matters of urgent National importance by Rep. Edward Pwajok at Thursday’s plenary.
Bature scored 878 votes to defeat Edward Pwajok, a member of the House of Representatives, who got 729 votes.
The bill, sponsored by Hon. Abubakar Ahmed also seeks to make compulsory the use of child restraints in vehicles and resting periods for drivers travelling long distances.
The president had said that the amendment to the sequence of the elections in section 25 of the Principal Act may infringe on the constitutionally-guaranteed discretion of Independent National Electoral Commission to organise and supervise all elections.
The governor said that the declaration was as result of the intense pressure from the people of the state for him to recontest.
The Committee also urged the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons to curb the rising incidences of human trafficking across the shores of Nigeria.
Pwajok announced his defection on Wednesday
The announcement of the defection was to formalise the movement by the Rep to the APC, which was done some weeks back
The bills of N1.26 million for five patients with critical issues were settled, while N2.5 million was dropped with the hospital’s management to cover the bills of other patients
The bill, which was sponsored by Ali Isa and Edward Pwajok, seeks to prohibit the existing dichotomy between both certificates
Pwajok said: “In order to deepen our democracy and open the political space, it has become imperative to allow for the right of individuals to contest for any elective office, not necessarily on the platform of political parties but even as independents
He said the death of Pwajok has robbed Plateau State of the contribution of the senator, whose wealth of political and legislative experience would have added value in the bridge building project on the Plateau as well as the peace and conflict resolution process in the Northern Senatorial District