The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Yakubu Dogara, has stressed that until key players in the Nigerian economy list their businesses on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, the market will not deepen and make progress. Dogara said this when he received members of the Capital Market Master Plan Implementation Council in his

Dogara Mourns Amodu’s Exit

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has condoled with the nation over the sudden death of another former coach of the Nigerian Super Eagles, Shuaibu Amodu. Mr. Amodu who was, until his death, the Technical Director of Nigeria’s football governing body, NFF, died early on Saturday. A statement issued by

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Thursday evening organised a special Ramadan prayer session for the restoration of peace, stability and economic prosperity of Nigeria. A statement issued by the Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs to the speaker, Mr. Turaki Hassan, said the prayers were held at the National Assembly complex during

The House of Representatives is billed to hold  its planned stakeholders summit on the new version of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) next month. A statement issued by the chairman of the House Committee on Petroleum Resources Downstream, Hon. Victor Nwokolo, on Thursday, said the summit which was scheduled for June 13 and 15 has now

As the 8th Assembly under the leadership of the Rt. Hon Yakubu Dogara marks its first anniversary, the Speaker has charged his colleagues to collectively work towards ensuring that the promises made in the House Legislative Agenda are achieved. In a speech delivered at the plenary session, Dogara noted that in the last one year,

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has commiserated with the family of the late former Coach and Captain of the Super Eagles, Stephen Keshi. Dogara, who expressed shock over the sudden demise of the footballer, said his death has robbed the country of one of its greatest football heroes. In a statement issued by

Following a meeting between the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara and the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria, NARD, the proposed indefinite strike by the doctors scheduled to commence on Thursday June 9, 2016  has been suspended for one week to allow the House intervene in the issues between

In furtherance to the promise of the Speaker of the House of Representatives Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, that the House will update the nation’s statutes and laws to make them more in line with present realities and improve the overall well being of Nigerians, the House today passed 100 bills through first reading. The bills

The House of Representatives is in the process of tightening regulations in the stock market to ensure that the investment of Nigerians and other players are protected from fraudulent operators, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, has said. The Speaker said, while delivering an address at the opening ceremony of Stakeholders

House of Representatives Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, has appealed to Muslims to use the holy month of Ramadan which is a special period of time when Muslims around the world focus on prayer, fasting, giving to charity and religious devotion, to offer special prayers for Nigeria and leaders at all levels. In a statement issued by