Tag: senate

fuel scarcity, kachikwu, nnpc

Fuel scarcity: Senate summons NNPC GMD

The Senate Committee on Petroleum Downstream says plans have been concluded for it to conduct nationwide inspection of filling stations over recent fears of...
egina oil field, senate

Alleged fraud: Senate investigates Egina Oil Field’s cost variation from $6bn to $16bn

The Senate on Tuesday  constituted an ad-hoc committee to investigate local content elements and cost variations relating to Egina Oil Field and Bonga...

Senate investigates worsening security situation

The Senate has commenced investigation into the worsening state of security in the country following the resurgence of Boko Haram attacks. Consequently, the upper chamber...
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REC: Senate rejects Zamfara nominee, confirms Lagos, Kebbi

The Senate on Thursday rejected the nominee from Zamfara State, Mr Ahmad Mahmud, as Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC). The upper chamber, however, confirmed the nominees...
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Senate postpones consideration of MTEF/FSP over discrepancies

The Senate, on Thursday, announced the postponement of consideration of the 2018-2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP). Chairman, Senate Joint...
dss, nia, efcc, senate

Senate investigates alleged EFCC, DSS, NIA feud

The Senate on Wednesday announced that it would probe alleged feud among Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Directorate of State Security (DSS) and...
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FG presents revised MTEF/FSP to Senate

The Federal Government has presented a revised 2018 to 2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) to the Senate for consideration. The...
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Senate to FG: Immortalise Ekwueme

The Senate on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to immortalise the late former Vice President, Dr Alex Ekwueme, by naming the Federal Polytechnic,...
igp, idris, senate

Court grants interim order restraining Senate from investigating IGP

An FCT High Court sitting in Jabi on Thursday granted an interim order restraining the leadership of the senate from investigating the Inspector-General of...
buhari, saraki, senate

Senate approves FG’s $5.5bn foreign loan

The Senate on Tuesday approved the request of President Muhammadu Buhari to borrow $5.5 billion foreign loan. The loan is made up of ...