Tag: Senate leader

Senate Postpones MTEF Passage, Awaits Outcome Of OPEC Meeting

Abdul Jimoh- November 30, 2017

The Senate on Thursday postponed till Dec. 5, the passage of Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF), which covers 2018 to 2020. The postponement followed a ... Read More

Why We Rejected Devolution of Powers To States – Senate Leader

AMT Tanimu- August 11, 2017

The Senate Leader, Distinguished Senator Dr. Ahmad Lawan, has provided insight into possible reasons the constitution review proposal on the devolution of more powers to ... Read More

Abuja Airport 2nd Runway Captured In 2017 Budget – Senate Leader

Henry Solomon- May 12, 2017

Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan said on Friday that the National Assembly (NASS) captured new projects, including a second runway for the Abuja Airport, in the ... Read More

Why Ali Ndume was removed as Senate Leader – Marafa

inno.korie- January 11, 2017

Sen. Kabiru Marafa  has debunked speculations that former Majority Leader, Sen. Ali Ndume, was removed because of his stand on  the confirmation of Mr Ibrahim ... Read More

APC Congratulates Senator Ahmed Lawan On Election As Senate Leader

AMT Tanimu- January 11, 2017

Bolaji Abdullahi, Abuja: The All Progressives Congress (APC) welcomes the development in the Senate, which led to the replacement of the former Senate Leader, Senator ... Read More

News Summary 7th December 2016; President Buhari In Dakar, Sirleaf Concludes Visit To Nigeria, etc.

inno.korie- December 7, 2016

NTA News Summary President Muhammadu Buhari has strongly admonished Nigerian elite to stop making expensive demands on the federal government saying should things be done ... Read More

2017-2019 MTEF: Senate Summons Udoma

inno.korie- October 24, 2016

The Nigerian Senate has invited the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma over the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) for 2017 ... Read More