Tag: Senate President

Senate President condemns killing of farmers in Borno

Abdul Jimoh- November 29, 2020

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has condemned the killing on Saturday of rice farmers by terrorists in Zabarmari in Borno State. Lawan decries ... Read More

Senate President’s Independence Anniversary Message to Nigerians

AMT Tanimu- October 1, 2020

I heartily felicitate with fellow Nigerians on the occasion of our 60th Independence Anniversary. While we celebrate the Diamond Jubilee Anniversary of our country as ... Read More

Senate President felicitates with Nigerians @ Christmas, New Year

Abdul Jimoh- December 24, 2019

I heartily felicitate with Nigerians, particularly the Christian faithful, on the Christmas and New Year festivities. Christians and Nigerians in general must not forget the ... Read More

9th Senate: APC’ll have no reason to fail — Oshiomhole

admin- June 12, 2019

Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), says with the emergence of the party’s preferred candidates as presiding officers of the 9th assembly, ... Read More

9th NASS: APC UK throws weight behind Lawan and Gbajabiamila`s aspirations

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 8, 2019

The United Kingdom Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has thrown its weight behind the candidacy of Senate Leader, Sen. Ahmad Lawan and Leader ... Read More

Saraki appoints Prof. Abubakar Suleiman as DG NILDS

admin- June 3, 2019

Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has appointed Prof. Abubakar Suleiman as Director-General, National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS). Saraki, in a statement by Mr ... Read More

Senate Presidency: Civil Society Group endorses Goje

admin- May 9, 2019

Senator Danjuma Goje, A Civil Society Group, Empowerment for Unemployed Youth Initiative has thrown its weight behind the aspiration of Sen. Danjuma Goje for Senate ... Read More

National Assembly warning strike; APC says workers welfare is its cardinal policy

Abdul Jimoh- December 18, 2018

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says welfare of workers is a cardinal policy of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC National Publicity Secretary stated ... Read More

Evan Enwerem: The Remarkable Life of A National Icon

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 26, 2018

Today, Nigeria will be celebrating The Life and Times of Evan Enwerem in a book written by Jimmy Imo, title MATURE - The Remarkable Life of ... Read More

Saraki, Tambuwal, Ortom attend PDP NEC meeting

admin- August 3, 2018

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday formally welcomed Senate President Bukola Saraki, Governor of Sokoto Aminu Tambuwal, Samuel Ortom of Benue, former Kano State ... Read More

PDP savours, celebrates defections

admin- August 1, 2018

PDP Chairman Uche Secondus The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is highly impressed with returnee members and assured all of them of all the rights ... Read More

Senate receives Bill on State Police

admin- July 12, 2018

Senate-President-Bukola-Saraki-with-deputy-Senator-Ekweremadu as Senate receives Bill on State Police The Senate is set to receive for first reading, a Bill to alter the constitution of the ... Read More

Supreme Court Sets Bukola Saraki Free From Trial

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2018

The Supreme Court on Friday discharged the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, from further trial on the allegation of non-assets declaration brought against him by the ... Read More

World Cup: Saraki, others to cheer Eagles against Iceland

admin- June 21, 2018

By Olanrewaju Akojede In a bid to cheer the Super Eagles to victory, some top Nigerian leaders and politicians are to watch the team’s Group ... Read More

I Signed Into Law The 2018 Appropriation Bill – President Buhari (Full Text)

Henry Solomon- June 20, 2018

President Muhammdu Buhari today Wednesday, 20 June 2018 signed into law the 2018 Appropriation Bill at the state-house in Abuja. The President signed the bill ... Read More

NASS will fast track passage of minimum wage bill – Ohuanbuwa

admin- June 8, 2018

The National Assembly will fast track the passage of the new national minimum wage bill, once the executive bill is sent to it. Sen. Mao ... Read More

Bukola Saraki Decries Perpetrators of Offa Robbery

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2018

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki has condemned in strong terms the robbery that left many dead in Offa Kwara state. Yesterday armed robbers stormed Zenith ... Read More

Saraki meets Bill Gates, Dangote over health financing

admin- March 23, 2018

The President of the Senate Dr. Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, met with Microsoft Founder, Bill Gates and African Business Mogul, Alh. Aliko Dangote to proffer ... Read More

Senate Calls for a State-of-Emergency in The Health Sector

Henry Solomon- March 13, 2018

The Senate on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to declare a state-of-emergency in the country’s public health sector over decay of infrastructure. The Senate also ... Read More

For The Records, Presidency’s Letter to Senate President

AMT Tanimu- February 2, 2018

I thank you for your letter Reference NASS/8S/R/01 /33 dated 18th January, 2018 and I have carefully studied the resolutions and comments contained therein. As ... Read More