Tag: Senate

Despite massive killings, rubber stamp senate president hails service chiefs — Nairalovers

In regards to reports that Boko Haram insurgents hoisted their flag in Shiroro LGA of Niger state, the senate had invited the service chiefs over. Lawan while speaking during plenary…

Buhari’s Meeting With Service Chiefs Stalls Officers’ Appearance Before Senate — Nairalovers

Nigeria’s Service Chiefs’ planned appearance before the Senate has been stalled by an ongoing security meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the Service…

BREAKING: Senate shifts meeting with Service Chiefs, IGP to Thursday — Nairalovers

By Sanni Onogu, Abuja The Senate on Tuesday shifted its proposed meeting with Service Chiefs, the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) and the Inspector General of Police…

N32.4 billion palliatives: Senate Committee grills Sadiya Umar Farouq over spending — Nairalovers

Senate Committee on Special Duties on Thursday grilled the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Hajia Sadiya Umar Farouq on how the sum of N32.4 billion allocated to her…

First Laden: Remi Tinubu incurs wrath of Nigerians over side remarks at Senate | The #YNaijaCover — Nairalovers

Ever heard of insecurity that affects only members of a particular party in Nigeria? You probably have not. Has someone ever whispered to your hearing news about criminal activities in…

Senate okays Justice Garba Abdullahi as Chief Judge FCT High Court — Nairalovers

By Sanni Onogu, Abuja The Senate has confirmed Hon. Justice Salisu Garba Abdullahi as Chief Judge of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The confirmation followed consideration…

Ogun Monarchs Storm Senate Over Border Institute Bill

BY BODE GBADEBO, Abuja Traditional rulers from border towns of Ogun State on Monday stormed the National Assembly complex to throw their weight behind the Border Institute Bill, sponsored by…

Senate conducts public hearing on proposed border studies institute

A bill to establish the Nigerian Institute of Border Studies sponsored by Senator Tolulope Odebiyi went through public hearing on Monday. In his address, he explained that borders have assumed…

Issues As Senate Begins Electoral Act Amendment

The last amendment of the Electoral Act was not signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari. His arguments were hinged on the fact that there were spellings errors in the…