Tag: Nigeria Senate

Nigeria Senate Proceedings of Wednesday 20th November 2019

AMT Tanimu- November 21, 2019

Welcome to a new Legislative Day in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria! Senate President, Dr. Ahmad Lawan PhD, CON led the Principal ... Read More

Day 7 of the Presentation of Budget Report of the Appropriation Committee

AMT Tanimu- November 7, 2019

Senate Committee on Appropriations commenced its meeting with its Subcommittees with a prayer by Senator Barau Jibrin, Chairman, Committee on Appropriations. The Committee on Appropriations ... Read More

Nigerian Senate Outlines Priorities in The Next 22 Months

AMT Tanimu- August 14, 2017

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has described the passage of both the Administrative and Fiscal Policy Bills for the Petroleum Industry as ... Read More

Dr. Hakeem Baba Ahmed Appointed As Saraki’s Chief of Staff

AMT Tanimu- February 8, 2017

Yusuph Olaniyonu, Abuja: Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has appointed Dr. Hakeem Baba Ahmed, as his new Chief of Staff. In a statement by ... Read More

Nigeria strengthens law on endangered species as President Buhari Signs Bill into Law

inno.korie- December 30, 2016

Nigeria has taken further step to discourage trafficking in endangered species and encourage the culture of preservation. The government has also increased the penalties for ... Read More

Senate Forgery Case: Count President Buhari Out of National Assembly Crisis

AMT Tanimu- June 26, 2016

Femi Adesina, Abuja: Since the appointment of Femi Adesina as Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, he has applied himself to the ... Read More

Immunity And Life Pension: The Senate Should Be Focused – NLC

AMT Tanimu- June 22, 2016

Nigeria Senate Chamber Ayuba Wabba, Abuja: At a two-day retreat on Constitution Review in Lagos by the Senate Adhoc Committee on Constitution Review, some presiding ... Read More

List of New Ambassadorial Nominees for Nigeria

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 9, 2016

President Buhari on Trip to London President Muammadu Buhari on Thursday sent a list of 47 ambassadorial nominees to the Senate for consideration and confirmation. ... Read More

CCT Trial: Saraki’s Counsel’s ill-health stalls appeal

inno.korie- June 2, 2016

                Code of Conduct Tribunal The hearing of the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki’s appeal at the Federal Court of Appeal, Abuja on Thursday, ... Read More

#Budget2016: Who Is Right Or Wrong Is Unhelpful – Sen. Goje

AMT Tanimu- April 25, 2016

President Buhari Presents #Budget2016 The Chairmen of Senate and House of Representatives Committees on Appropriation Senator Danjuma Goje and Abdulmumin Jibrin have urged their colleagues ... Read More

Senate does not have the power to summon any judge, including Justice Danladi Umar~SERAP

inno.korie- April 20, 2016

Outraged by Senate’s invitation to Justice Danladi Umar to appear before it, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), an NGO, says the Upper Chamber ... Read More

Saraki Won’t Benefit from Amendment of CCB/CCT Law ~ Senate

inno.korie- April 19, 2016

The Senate today (Tuesday) clarified its position on the proposed amendment of the Code of Conduct Bureau and Tribunal Act as it said under no ... Read More

No National Grazing Bill pending before us ~Senate

inno.korie- April 19, 2016

The Senate on Tuesday said there was no National Grazing Bill pending before it as has been reported in the media.   Chairman, Senate Committee ... Read More

Why The Legislature Must Give Priority to Business Environment – NESG

AMT Tanimu- March 2, 2016

The Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG) has underscored the importance of the legislature in ensuring a conducive and business-friendly environment for the growth and development ... Read More

Happy New Year! Let’s Join Hands To Make Nigeria Great Again – Sen. President Saraki

AMT Tanimu- January 1, 2016

Bukola SarakiNigeria Senate President Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Thursday called on Nigerians to join hands with the present administration to make the ... Read More