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Reps Present Bill To Disallow The Use Of Plastic Bags, Erring Individuals To Be Charged

The Federal House of Representatives has opted for a report on a bill seeking to prohibit the use and manufacturing of plastic bags for commercial or household packaging among many others. This report was taken up on Tuesday at the Committee of Whole presided over by the Deputy Speaker, Rep. Yusuf Lasun (APC-Osun). The bill…

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President Buhari Explains Why He Rejected Electoral Amendment Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari says he rejected the electoral amendment bill because it could affect the 2019 elections. The president said this in a letter sent to the national assembly. In the letter obtained by TheCable, the president said signing the bill into law could “create uncertainty and confusion” during the forthcoming elections. “Pursuant to section…

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Reps Reduce Age Qualification For Presidency, Senate, Governors To 3o Years

  A Bill seeking to reduce the age qualifications for interested candidates to contest for the positions of President, Governor and Senator in the country to 30 years yesterday passed second reading in the House of Representatives. The bill, which also makes provision for independent candidacy into the country’s electoral process, further reduces the age…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

We bring to you stories while they are still hot. Recent information in business, politics, sports, current affairs and more, is what we deliver in this segment. The Lagos state government in partnership with Ropeways Transport is set to launch a cable car mass urban transit system in some parts of the state. Embattled member…

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