Saturday, September 22, 2018

Senate Passes Nigeria Railway Corporation Act

The Senate yesterday passed the Nigeria Railway Corporation Act, 1955 Repeal and Re- enactment Bill, 2016 . The bill, which passed third reading after clause...

Plans to recall Senator Melaye begins in Kogi Central

Protesters from Kogi State, under the umbrella of the Kogi Youths for Good Governance, stormed the National Assembly, yesterday, demanding for the immediate suspension...

‘Why didn’t you talk before now?’ Reps query Jibrin’s ‘N40bn’ budget...

Abdulrazak Namdas, spokesman of the federal house of representatives, says Abdulmumin Jibrin, former chairman of the appropriation committee, made a series of allegations against...

Dogara, Lasun, others must resign – Jibrin

*Dogara tried to pad N30 billion into budget – Sacked House Appropriation chair The former chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin...

Reps Consider 38 FG Agencies’ Budget

The 2016 budgets of 38 Federal Government agencies, including the News Agency of Nigeria and Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) passed second reading at...

UPDATED : Saraki reshuffles Senate Committees (FULL LIST)

The Senate President Bukola Saraki has announced the reshuffling of the leadership of the senate’s standing committees. Saraki said the reshuffling was an outcome of...

Sex scandal: US envoy has no evidence of proof – Minister

Geoffrey Onyeama, minister of foreign affairs, on Thursday said James Entwistle, outgoing ambassador of US to Nigeria, has no evidence of sexual misconduct against...

Finance Minister Briefs Senate, Says Nigeria Can’t Afford To Rely On...

* Nigeria technically in a recession, says Adeosun Kemi Adeosun, the minister of finance, says that Nigeria is “technically in a recession”. While fielding questions from...

Crisis: Senate urges FG to evacuate Nigerians in South Sudan

The Senate on Thursday called on the Federal Government to put in necessary measures to evacuate Nigerians in South Sudan, currently facing internal conflicts. The...

Senate orders Adeosun to appear before lawmakers today

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, failed to appear before the Senate on Wednesday, a development the upper chamber of the National Assembly...

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