Reps receive electoral act amendment bill

July 14, 2021
14 Views

The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, finally received a report of the Committee on Electoral Matters on a bill to amend the Electoral Act.

The report was laid before the House by the Chairman of the Committee, Aisha Jibril Duku, at the plenary session presided over by the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila.

Gbajabiamila had assured that the House would pass the bill before going for an annual break on Thursday.

Some alleged salient details of the report have been in the public space for over one week, forcing leadership of the House to insist it was yet to receive the Committee report.

YOU SHOULD NOT MISS THESE HEADLINES FROM NIGERIAN TRIBUNE

No Evidence Arab League Sent Warning Message To FG On Biafra Movement

CLAIM: A Twitter user claims that the Arab League of Nations sent a warning message to the Nigerian government on the Biafra movement.

VERDICT: No evidence to ascertain the origin of the statement. The statement is not new as it has been in circulation since 2017.  Also, Nigeria is not part of the Arab League and there is no evidence that that league will make a statement about a non-member.

FULL STORY: A Twitter user, Amah Johnbosco(@johnbosco_amah), on Monday, June 28, 2021, claimed that the Arab League of Nations said the Nigerian government is on its own if it provokes war while warning the government to let Biafra go.

Federal Civil Service Commission Not Recruiting As Claimed In Viral WhatsApp Message

CLAIM: A viral post on WhatsApp is asking Nigerians to apply for the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC) vacancies via a website.

VERDICT: The information circulating on WhatsApp that the FCSC is now recruiting, via a certain link, is false. The website is found to be fraudulent.

FULL STORY: A viral post on WhatsApp claims the Federal Civil Service Commission is currently looking for candidates to fill vacant positions in some ministries and department agencies.

The forward-as-received message attempts to direct readers to this website using a free URL shortener, bit.ly.Reps receive electoral act amendment bill

Reps receive electoral act amendment bill

You may be interested

Day Wasiu Ayinde and I carried woods on our heads in London for Maryam Babangida —Thomas-Jaji
Entertainment
1 views
Entertainment
1 views

Day Wasiu Ayinde and I carried woods on our heads in London for Maryam Babangida —Thomas-Jaji

admin - July 25, 2021

High Chief Olufemi Bolaji Thomas-Jaji is the traditional head of Alade/Allen Community in Ikeja, Lagos, and a real estate mogul…

JEPEF empowers 200 women entrepreneurs in Oyo
Entertainment
1 views
Entertainment
1 views

JEPEF empowers 200 women entrepreneurs in Oyo

admin - July 25, 2021

A non-governmental organisation (NGO) arm of The Church of the Lord Worldwide (TCLW), Justice Equity Peace and Empowerment Foundation (JEPEF),…

News
1 views

Our aircraft did not crash but had minimal tyre burst — Air Peace 

admin - July 25, 2021

Our aircraft did not crash but had minimal tyre burst — Air Peace  Posted by News Express | 25 July 2021…

Leave a Comment