Start-up Bill awaits Buhari’s assent – Omoworare

By Ismaila Chafe, Abuja.   The National Assembly (NASS) has transmitted the Start-up Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent, having passed through all the required legislative process.   The Senior Special Adviser to the President on NASS (Senate), Sen.…
Senate moves to establish Police Pension Board

By Naomi Sharang, Abuja.   The Senate on Tuesday considered a bill seeking to establish the Police Pension Board.   The bill, which scaled second reading at plenary, was sponsored by Sen. Elisha Abbo (Adamawa- North).   The bill was read…
Buhari signs National Health Authority Bill into law

By Ismaila Chafe, Abuja.   President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law, the National Health Insurance Authority Bill 2022, thereby repealing the National Health Insurance Scheme Act, Cap N42, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004.   The president’s Senior…
Forensic institute urges assent to bill

The Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Professionals of Nigeria (CIFIPIN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the bill establishing the Institute.   The President of CIFIPIN, Dr Victoria Enape, made the call at a news conference in…
Pension Act Amendment Bill scales 2nd reading in Senate

The Pension Act Amendment Bill has scaled the second reading at the Senate.   This followed the presentation of the lead debate on the general principles of the bill by its sponsor, Sen. Aliyu Wamakko (APC-Sokoto), during Wednesday’s plenary.  …