President Muhammadu Buhari has declined assent to the Institute of Chartered Biochemist and Molecular Biologists of Nigeria Bill 2018, recently passed by the National Assembly.
Dogara said this on Friday during an inspection tour of the ongoing work at the permanent site of the National Institute for Legislative Studies along Airport Road, Abuja.
The House of Representatives on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to deploy more troops to Zurmi and Shinkafi local government areas of Zamfara due to the increasing spate of insecurity in the affected areas.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has condemned the assassination attempt on the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, his wife and son, by gunmen.
This followed a motion by Hon. Ahmed Safana at the plenary.
The tribute followed a letter by Hon. Segius Oguns and read by Speaker Yakubu Dogara, notifying the House of the demise of Anenih.
Dogara said the Act when amended will accommodate trafficking courts, membership of the Board of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
Haruna, a prosecution witness, said this while he was testifying before court on Wednesday.
Dogara said;” The development was sequel to the need to fill some of the existing vacancies in the house.”
The House of Representatives says it will investigate, reveal and make public, the identities of those indicted in the looting of the defunct Nigerian Airways Ltd. to the tune of N60 billion.
The advice is sequel to a motion, under matters of urgent public importance, moved by Hon. Uchechukwu Nnam-Obi at plenary, on the need to address the plight of communities sacked by flood in Rivers.
Eminent Nigerians such as former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida; former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar; Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara; and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress