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Senate confirms Emefiele’s reappointment as CBN Governor, gives Shippers’ Council one week to present details of 2018 recruitment

Senate stands down Durunnguwa’s appointment, confirms 22 others as NPC commissioners

The Senate, on Thursday, stood down the appointment of Dr Abdulmalik Durunnguwa from Kaduna State as Commissioner for National Population Commission(NPC). This followed presentation of...
Senate confirms Emefiele’s reappointment as CBN Governor, gives Shippers’ Council one week to present details of 2018 recruitment

2019: Senate approves Buhari’s N242bn virement request, confirms Banire AMCON Chairman, Shonubi CBN Deputy...

The Senate Committee on Appropriation has approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for the virement of N242 billion under the 2018 Appropriation Act to conduct...
Gen. Alkali: Police declare 13 more persons wanted

Senate refers INEC Budget, others to committees, urges FG to raise investigative panel on...

The Senate has referred executive communication on President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for approval of Independent National Electoral Communication (INEC) 2019 election budget to Committee...
Senate rejects Trade and Investment Ministry's 2019 Budget

Senate to constitute Technical Committee on bills not assented to

The Senate is to set up a technical committee to study some bills that President Muhammadu Buhari declined assent to. This followed a Point of...
Saraki vows to challenge abuse of judicial authority, disregard for Rule of Law by 'misguided EFCC'

No peace in Senate until Saraki resigns as President, says Abu Ibrahim

Senator Abu Ibrahim (APC-Katsina) has said peace will be elusive in the Senate until its President, Senator Bukola Saraki, relinquishes the position. In...
Senate rejects Trade and Investment Ministry's 2019 Budget

PDP celebrates as 15 APC senators, 37 Reps defect

Members of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the House of Representatives celebrated on Tuesday as news of the defection of 15 senators from the...
Senate confirms Emefiele’s reappointment as CBN Governor, gives Shippers’ Council one week to present details of 2018 recruitment

Buhari requests confirmation of FJSC, AMCON, NDIC nominees

The Senate, on Wednesday, acknowledged receipt of request to confirm two non-legal practitioners, Sen. Abba Ali from Katsina, representing North West and Mohammed Sagir...
Gbajabiamila: Strike can’t stop NASS from sitting, as Reps resolve to admit Buhari to present 2019 Appropriation Bill

2019: Buhari requests Senate’s approval of N242bn for INEC, DSS, others

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested Senate’s approval of N242.45 billion for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to enable it to commence preparations...
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$1bn pipeline contract probe: Senate laments absence of stakeholders

The Senate Committee on Gas, on Friday, deployed major stakeholders’ absence at its investigative sitting on the alleged $1 billion pipeline contract, saying it...
Troops destroy bandits camps in Kaduna

Senate calls for overhaul of security infrastructure

The Senate, on Wednesday, passed a resolution  that Nigeria’s security architecture should be overhauled for optimal efficiency in the operations of  the various security agencies. The...