Tag Archives: Constitution ammendment

Senate Suspends Further Action On Constitution Amendment

The Senate yesterday took a decision to obey the ruling of the Supreme Court which last week ordered it to suspend further action on the Constitution Amendment Bill. Full story

Source: http://www.allafrica.com

Posted by Amaka, 15 May 2015

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Why Lack of Legal Framework Poses Impediment to National Confab’s Draft Constitution

The National Conference came to an end last week. What do you think will happen to the draft constitution it produced without a legal framework backing it? Full story

Source: www.ngrguardiannews.com

Posted by Amaka, August 26, 2014

Constitution Amendment: How Nigerians Voted For Removal Of Immunity Clause, Others

The deputy speaker, House of Representatives and chairman, ad-hoc Committee on Review of the 1999 Constitution, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, yesterday explained how Nigerians participated and voted for the removal of immunity for senior Full story…

Source:http://leadership.ng

Posted by Amaka, 9 July 2013

REPS IN CRISIS OVER CONSTITUTION REVIEW •Allege Results Doctored to Favour Governors’ Forum, Northern Leaders •3-hr Closed Door Meeting Deadlocked

THE much publicised presentation of the result of People’s Public Session organised by the House of Representatives Ad hoc Committee on the review of the 1999 Constitution as amended suffered setback on Thursday amid controversy over the authenticity of the collated view results. Full story…

Source:http://tribune.com.ng

Posted by Amaka,1 February 2013

Constitution Amendment: Eminent Nigerians Call for Referendum

A group, the Citizens Governance Network (CGN), has harped on the need to subject the ongoing constitutional review process to a ‘referendum of acceptance’ by Nigerians.The group, in a statement issued on Tuesday, said the refrendum was necessary in other to confer legitimacy on the constitution. Full story…

Source: http://tribune.com.ng

Posted by Amaka, 28 November 2012