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Jonathan withdraws assent from 2014 budget bill

Nigeria’s Government said on Wednesday that the 2014 appropriation bill passed by the National Assembly about two months ago has not been signed into law by President Goodluck Jonathan because of “distortions” introduced into the document by the lawmakers. Labaran Maku, Information. Minister who rev...

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Posted on May 14, 2014

Jonathan Declines Assent To State Of The Nation Address Bill

President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday refused to assent to the State of the Nation Address Bill which was passed by the legislative arm because it disregards his discretion to choose whether or not to attend. The bill provides for an annual state of the nation address by the president to the National Assembl...

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Posted on Jun 25, 2013

Jonathan Refuse to Assent to National Address Bill

President Goodluck Jonathan has written to the National Assembly to convey his unwillingness to assent the State-of-the-Nation Address Bill passed by the National Assembly on March 13, 2012. In a letter dated 10th June 2013 and addressed to Senate President, David Mark, Jonathan described the proposed law as ...

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Posted on Jun 25, 2013

Presidency Did Not Assent To Tobacco Control Bill- Lamwaker

The Chairman of the House Committee on Treaties and Protocols, Rep. Dayo Alebiosu today blamed the presidency for “not signing the Tobacco Control Bill passed by the 6th Assembly”. Alebiosu claimed that “In the 6th Assembly, the Tobacco Bill was passed but unfortunately it was not assented to by...

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Posted on Apr 15, 2013