Legislative Digest Oct 2012

By |2012-10-06T13:55:15+00:00October 6th, 2012|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

Absence of Legislative Arm in Local Government Dire to Grassroot Democracry Local government which is a third tier of government in Nigeria’s purported federation was created for the sole aim of taking government ‘dividend’ and development to the people at the grass root. However, it is regrettable that despite the whole local government reform, this third tier of government is yet to achieve [...]

Legislative Digest Sept 2012

By |2012-09-03T13:10:15+00:00September 3rd, 2012|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

Publish What You Pay Demand Transparency and Accountability in Natural Resources Deal Publish What You Pay (PWYP) coalition was formed in 2002 by a group of London-based NGO representatives to help abate the issue of resource curse which arises from countries not being able to account or utilize their natural resources due to lack of transparency, [...]

Legislative Digest Aug '12

By |2012-08-06T13:10:09+00:00August 6th, 2012|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

NASS Laments Unsigned Bill: Threatens to Over-Ride Jonathan Ton Rules and Business, Mr. Sam Tsokwa, recently lamented cases of unsigned bills by the President during one year anniversary of the seventh House. He has indeed threatened that the House would by next legislative year over-ride President Jonathan on bills that do not have Presidential assent within [...]

Legislative Digest July 2012

By |2012-07-05T13:53:31+00:00July 5th, 2012|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

House Threatens To Impeach Jonathan The lower chamber of the National Assembly – House of representative during its plenary session recently threatened to impeach President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan if the 2012 budget did not yield the expected result by September, 2012 […]

Legislative Digest June 2012

By |2012-06-05T14:51:47+00:00June 5th, 2012|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

NASS Ends First Legislative Year on a Low Key, Rates Self High Both the upper and lower chambers of the seventh national assembly on June 6, 2012 mark its first legislative year on a low key as sign of last respect and commemoration to the victims of Dana plane crash in Lagos recently. The leadership of [...]

Legislative Digest May 2012

By |2012-05-07T10:52:01+00:00May 7th, 2012|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

NASS Assures Workers Of Friendly Legislation And Improved Welfare The members and leadership of both lower and upper chambers of the National Assembly have assured workers in Nigeria of friendly legislation and improved welfare package that will see to its low earnings and other incentive challenges. This was disclosed during the year 2012 international workers day [...]

Legislative Digest April 2012

By |2012-04-06T09:23:30+00:00April 6th, 2012|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

Jonathan Praises NASS Over Speedy Passage of 2012 Budget President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has thanked the leadership and members of both chambers of the National Assembly for the speedy passage of the 2012 appropriation bill, despite its tight-fist schedule. He disclosed this during the official signing of the 2012 budget into law four weeks after the [...]

Legislative Digest Dec. 2010

By |2010-11-30T11:24:21+00:00November 30th, 2010|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

Transparency, Good Governance Key to Nigeria’s Growth – ZCC For Nigeria to win the war against corruption in the revenue sector of the country there must be a collective effort towards harnessing the nation’s resources through the culture of transparency and good governance,this was contained in a communique from the one day advocacy meeting which was [...]

Legislative Digest Jan 2010

By |2010-01-05T10:33:20+00:00January 5th, 2010|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

Presidency: Remove Constitutional Impediments The essential ingredient of any democratic process is the presence of an executive president, who the people routinely elected as a mark of their mandate for his/her governance. Since November 23, 2009, President Umaru Yar’Adua left the shores of Nigeria in search of appropriate medical attention in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  [...]

Legislative Digest Nov.-Dec. 2009

By |2009-11-07T16:58:21+00:00November 7th, 2009|Categories: Newsletters, Publications|

CISLAC Board Hails Rafsanjani on Legislative Advocacy –-Inaugurates Kano zonal office Mallam Auwal Musa (Rafsanjani), Executive Director, Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has been commended by the Board  of Trustees (BOT) of the organization, for nurturing the body to an enviable height. The BOT met recently at Mambayya House, the Centre for Democracy Research and [...]

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