Tag archive for ‘senate’
By tunde On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Alabama Senate race tests Trump, McConnell reach

  Alabama Sen. Luther Strange on Tuesday looked to support from President Donald Trump to help carry him to the victory — or at least a runoff — in the Alabama Senate Republican primary, while More...

By editor On Thursday, March 30th, 2017
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FOR RIDICULING SARAKI,MELAYE,SENATE SLAMS 6-MONTH SUSPENSION ON NDUME

The Senate yesterday slammed a six-month suspension on former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, over what it described as his penchant for bringing the Red Chamber as an institution and his colleagues to unbearable More...

By editor On Thursday, March 30th, 2017
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NIGERIAN SENATORS ARE CLOWNS ,ACTING LIKE BUNCH OF ERRANT SCHOOL CHILDREN- BUHARI’S AIDE,ONNOCHIE

Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, has described the Nigerian senate as “clowns” who have turned itself into a chamber that works with blackmail. Onnochie More...

By editor On Thursday, March 30th, 2017
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SAGAY: STOP ACTING LIKE SENATE IS ABOVE CONSTITUTION- SERAP WARNS SENATE

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has called on the leadership of the Senate to “immediately withdraw the unwarranted and unconstitutional ‘summon’ of Professor Itse Sagay, More...

By editor On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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FORGERY TRIAL : COURT GRANTS SARAKI, EKWEREMADU BAIL.

Justice Yusuf  Halilu  Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court on Monday granted bail to Senate President Bukola Saraki, Ike Ekweremadu, deputy senate president, and two other accused persons — Salisu Maikasuwa, More...

By editor On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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SEXUAL HARASSMENT BILL SCALES SECOND READING

A Bill which aims to commit randy lecturers at tertiary institutions to a minimum of five years in jail, scaled second reading Tuesday in the Senate. The Bill sponsored by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege (Delta-Central) More...

By Adewale ibrahim On Monday, April 11th, 2016
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CCB/CCT/EFCC vs SARAKI: A CASE OF MANY PARTIES

Ignore the sentiments. Relate with the facts. In what is turning out to be spectacular trial of Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki, the case of alleged false declaration of assets has become a case of Saraki’s More...

By editor On Friday, December 6th, 2013
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WORLD BANK LAGOS LOAN – SENATE APPROVES $200M

The Senate on Wednesday approved $200m being the second tranche of a $600m World Bank loan granted to the Lagos State Government under a development policy operation scheme it applied for in 2010. The scheme was More...

By editor On Monday, June 17th, 2013
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SENATE CHALLENGES PRESIDENCY, SAYS NO GOING BACK ON 6 YEAR SINGLE TERM

In what appears to be a seeming confrontation and challenge between the Senate and the Presidency, the Deputy Senate President and Chairman of the Senate Committee on Constitution Review, Senator Ike Ekweremadu More...