Nigeria's President Responds to Speaker, Senate Head

President Goodluck Jonathan has responded to the Speaker of the House of Representatives Aminu Waziri Tambuwal and Senate President David Mark, who criticised his refusal to implement resolutions of the National Assembly, amongst others.

  • Nigeria:  Presidency Fires Back At Mark, Tambuwal

    Daily Trust, 12 October 2012

    Senate President David Mark and Speaker Aminu Tambuwal came under fire from the Presidency yesterday over their comments on Wednesday in which they criticised President Jonathan ... read more »

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House of Representatives, Nigeria.

  • Nigeria:  Presidency - Tambuwal's Speech At Budget Presentation Dictatorial, Authoritative

    This Day, 12 October 2012

    The Presidency Thursday criticised the speech read by the Speaker of House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, during the presentation of 2013 budget by President Goodluck Jonathan ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  National Assembly Becoming Too Dictatorial - Presidency

    Leadership, 12 October 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan's senior special assistant on public affairs, Dr Doyin Okupe, has said the National Assembly is becoming too dictatorial and authoritative with some of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tambuwal Lambasts Jonathan for Jettisoning National Assembly Resolutions

    Daily Trust, 11 October 2012

    The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has criticised President Goodluck Jonathan over his refusal to implement resolutions of the National Assembly. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Drama As Jonathan Collects Tambuwal's Speech

    Daily Trust, 11 October 2012

    There was a mild drama in the House of Representatives yesterday during the 2013 budget presentation by President Goodluck Jonathan. read more »

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