Posts Tagged ‘Gbajabiamila’

#EndSARS: “I Won’t Sign Off 2021 Budget Without Compensation For Victims Of Police Brutality” – Gbajabiamila

by Gerald Onwukaon October 20, 2020
Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila has stated that he would not sign the 2021 Bill before the National Assembly unless provisions are made for compensations to families of victims of police brutality. According to him, “agreement between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities must also be contained in the budget before he can […]

Speaker Gbajabiamila Says Nigerians Are Afraid Of Police Than Criminals

by Seun Adeuyion September 30, 2020
Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker of the House of Representatives, has declared that the 9th House is committed to overhauling policing in Nigeria. The Speaker, who stated this in his opening remarks at the resumption of the House following a two-month holiday added that Nigerians are scared of police than criminals. Gbajabiamila, who commended the President Muhammadu […]

SERAP Asks Lawan, Gbajabiamila To Stop Water Resource Bill 2020 Or Be Sued

by Seun Adeuyion August 28, 2020
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an urgent appeal to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, urging them to “immediately drop the illegal Water Resources 2020, which requires Nigerians to obtain a permit before sinking a borehole in their homes.” The Bill seeks to bring […]

BREAKING: Publish Reports On Corruption Probes Since 1999 — SERAP To Lawan, Gbajabiamila

by Seun Adeuyion July 26, 2020
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent Freedom of Information (FoI) requests to the President of the Senate, and Speaker of House of Representatives; Dr Ahmad Lawan and Mr Femi Gbajabiamila respectively. The request from SERAP urged them to use their “good offices and leadership positions to urgently publish all reports of completed public hearings […]

#COVID19: How Woman’s Recorded Lamentation Led To Speaker Gbajabiamila Meeting With Stakeholders To Appeal For 24hrs Electricity Supply

by Seun Adeuyion April 2, 2020
In a video shared by strategy and transformation expert, Ayo Bankole, on twitter, Speaker of the house of representative, Femi Gbajabiamila and stakeholders in the power sector, met to discuss what could be done to improve electricity supply in the country, especially after the Buhari’s #SitAtHome order. BreakingTimes gathered that Gbajabiamila called for the meeting […]

I didn’t sponsor my mom’s Dubai birthday with public funds — Gbajabiamila

by Seun Adeuyion March 4, 2020
Femi Gbajabiamila, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, has denied sponsoring 300 guests with public funds to mark his mother’s 90th birthday in Dubai. Gbajabiamila, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Lanre Lasisi, on Monday, said only family members and close friends attended the celebration. The statement read, “The […]