STRONG Indications have emerged that there will be a stormy session today at the Senate Chamber as Senators will debate recent comments made by erstwhile Chief of Army Staff , Rtd Lt - Gen Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma that Nigerians should result to self protection in the face of unending killings in the country.
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The Senate has given 20 standing committees yet to submit their budget defence reports to do so unfailingly on Friday.
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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 a voice vote on the report of the Committee on Trade and Investments at plenary. Presenting the report on behalf of the committee, a member, Sen. Yusuf Yusuf, said the […]
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ABUJA—THE Senate yesterday pleaded with the Joint Health Sector Union, JOHESU, to call off the on going three weeks old strike which has affected the health sector across the country.
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The Senate resumed plenary after the Easter break on Tuesday, April 10 and subsequently adjourned sitting to tomorrow, Wednesday in honour of late colleague, senator Mustapha Bukar who was representing Katsina North senatorial district. The upper chamber also observed a one minute silence and stood down all items on the other paper to mark the […]
ABUJA— THE Senate, yesterday, frowned on reports that senators have been given $50,000 bribe to stop plans to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2018 on sequence of election.
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Justice Abba-Bello Muhammad of the FCT High Court, Jabi, on Tuesday dismissed the suit filed by the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, alleging violation of his fundamental human rights by the Senate.
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The Nigeria Police authorities have said they will take the senate to court to challenge the untoward action and resolution against the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris
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