Saturday, June 23, 2018

Why we increased 2018 Budget by N508bn – Reps

The House of Representatives has insisted it would not be subservient to the Executive on budget preparation and approvals. The House absolved itself of blame...

Why Russia should reckon with Nigeria – Saraki

…Seeks stronger security, economic cooperation Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday urged the Russian Government to reckon with Nigeria as the central area...

Budget 2018: We’re not worried about Buhari’s observations – Na’Allah

..We have done what we think is the right thing to do – Ado-Doguwa The two chambers of the National Assembly on Wednesday reacted to...

FG persecuting NASS’ members, opposition–Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President, Senate Ike Ekweremadu, yesterday accused the executive arm of the government of persecuting leading opposition figures in the country and the...

Saraki leads Senate delegation on visit to Russian parliament

Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, will on Tuesday lead a Senate delegation on a three day parliamentary visit to Russia. The visit is aimed at...

Senators fault Babachir Lawal’s biased probe claim

Members of the Senate have faulted the claim by a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Babachir Lawal, that the corruption...

HEDA Drags Gbajabiamila To ICPC Over Surulere Capital Projects

Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA), a non-governmental organisation, has petitioned the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), asking it to...

Nigerians now more divided like never before, says Ekweremadu

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has said that Nigerians are now more divided like never before. He, however, noted that a brilliant...

Senate declares Samsung MD illegal immigrant, orders immediate deportation

Senate yesterday declared the SAMSUNG Managing Director, Young Ho Jo, an illegal immigrant. It also ordered the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) to deport Ho Jo...

Saraki, Ekweremadu call for sustained prayers

Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his deputy yesterday congratulated Muslim faithful on the successful completion of the month-long Ramadan. The duo called for sustained prayers...

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