Sunday, April 22, 2018

Ignore petitions, white paper against me, Amaechi writes Saraki

FORMER Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi, has written Senate President Bukola Saraki, asking him not to take any action on the White Paper issued...

Senate summons Customs boss over new rice policy

The Senate has summoned the Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) to explain the reasons behind the recent lifting of ban on rice...

Tribunal victory: Rep says Nigerian judiciary has come of age

A member of the House of Representatives, Mark Gbillah, has said that the Nigerian judiciary has come of age and defied all pressures in...

Ministerial screening: Senate confirms Fashola, Kachikwu, Ngige, 15 others

The Senate yesterday confirmed 18 out of the 36 ministerial nominees sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari for confirmation as ministers of the...

Senate unveils Buhari’s second ministerial list

Senate president Bukola Saraki on Tuesday unveiled the second list of ministerial nominees from President Muhammadu Buhari.The list contained 15 names. They include:1. ...

Senate and screening of ministers

Has the emergence of ministerial nominees, forwarded penultimate week, to the senate, by President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB),after a long wait, finally reconciledthe presidency and...

Senate sets conditions for screening minister-nominees

Senators, on Thursday, adopted the criteria for screening of the 21 minister-nominees forwarded to the chamber by President Muhammadu Buhari. The senators, who announced...

Appeal Court grants Saraki speedy hearing in suit against FG, Conduct...

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja yesterday formally assumed jurisdiction over the ongoing trial of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki over alleged false...

Senate confirms ministerial list

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the names on the ministerial list forwarded to the upper legislative house by President Muhammadu Buhari on September 30.The...

Ministerial List: Buhari must be screened if he’s Petroleum Minister—SENATE

Strong indications have emerged that today’s plenary session, where the Senate would unveil the ministerial list sent by President Muhammadu Buhari, may be stormy...

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