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Senate confirms Justice Abdul Kafarati as Federal High Court Chief Judge

The Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of Justice Abdul Kafarati as the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, in accordance with the...
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Saraki vs IGP Idris: Senate delegation meets Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, met with a 10-man senate delegation raised to address the ongoing impasse between the Senate President Bukola Saraki and...
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Senators move against IGP as Saraki leads 10-man delegation to Buhari

Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, is set to  lead a 10-man delegation to President Muhammadu Buhari over alleged attempt to implicate him in a...
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Senate passes Companies and Allied Matters Bill

The Senate, on Tuesday, passed the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 2004 (repeal and re-enactment) Bill 2018. This came after a clause-by-clause consideration and...
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Senate to IGP: By placing yourself above an arm of government, you are not...

The Senate on Thursday, urged the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, to “stop holding on to the straw” for refusing to honour its summons...
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Insecurity: Senate invites Buhari to address joint NASS session, says ‘killings may lead to...

The Senate, on Thursday, resolved to invite President Muhammadu Buhari to address a joint session of the National Assembly over the rising level of...
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Senate recovers stolen Mace

The Senate on Thursday announced that it had recovered its Mace which was forcefully taken away on Wednesday by some hoodlums who stormed the...
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Balarabe Musa: Senate mace-snatching saga disgraceful, dangerous

A former governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, has described Wednesday’s snatching of the mace in the Senate by suspected hoodlums as...

Senate: Omo-Agege’s action, act of treason

RESPONSE TO TODAY’S INCIDENT IN THE SENATE CHAMBER Today, some hoodlums led by suspended Senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, walked into the Senate plenary and seized the...
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Senate confirms NHRC boss, NERC Chairman

The Senate, on Tuesday, confirmed the nomination of Mr Anthony Ojukwu for appointment as Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). The senate...