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Senator Ayo Arise and his driver, who were kidnapped on Sunday, December 3, have been released by their abductor after spending five days in captivity.
The court had ordered that the electoral body, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), issue a fresh certificate of return to Senator Bassey.
Exactly thirty six weeks ago, a Federal High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, in a judgment, sacked Mr. Bassey Albert Akpan from the National Assembly.
Through a resolution on November 7, the Senate passed a resolution abolishing the Excess Crude Account (ECA) setup in 2004 by former President Obasanjo.
Saraki is among over 40 world politicians whose offshore hideaways were exposed by a new investigation by International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.
The people of Akwa Ibom northeast in their suit prayed the court to sack the Senate President for his refusal to swear in the Senator representing them.
The Kogi youth group also said it wonders why the senate did not make similar donations to civil servants nationwide owed salaries by other state governors.
Senator A. Adamu, has called on the government to arrest minister of agriculture, Audu Ogeh, and others allegedly involved in exporting rotten yams to the US.
President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate, asking the upper legislative chamber to confirm Mrs. Aishah Ahmad as Deputy Governor of the CBN.
Senator Ben Murray-Bruce has lashed out at Nigerians, stating that is silly for those who do not belong to his constituency to question what he earns.
Senator Tayo Alasoadura has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to suspend both Ibe Kachikwu and Maikanti Baru over the $25 billion fraud allegation at the NNPC.
The lawyer said there is the likelihood that the Senate is not aware of its standing rules which also prevents her from interfering in issues before the court.
In a statement by the deputy chairman of the the group, Lawrence Ojo, the HRLCSAJP said, Otokpa only carried out an assignment given to him by his principal.
Saraki was a governor of the state for eight years before moving to the Senate where he is the current president and chairman of the National Assembly.
The National House of Representatives has shown its disinterest to support the Senate in the ongoing power tussle with presidency over Magu's nomination.
Senate President Bukola Saraki has explained why he refused to step down from the Senate despite pressure to do so during his Code of Conduct Tribunal trial.
Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial District, claimed he has evidences that process to recall him from the Senate was rigged by Governor Yahya Bello.
The Nigerian Senate has set up a 7-man ad-hoc committee to investigate the assassination attempt on Senate Melaye's life while in Aiyetoro-Gbede, Kogi state.
The Nigerian Senate has called for a massive sack in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) beyond the four officials already laid off by it.
The Civil Society Network Against Corruption has demanded for an update on an earlier petition forwarded to the CCT over Dino Melaye’s alleged foreign accounts.
At the current eighth Senate, some high profile senators are facing corruption charges with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Here are their list.
Senate President Bukola Saraki will on Tuesday, March 7 lead a 5-man delegation of the Nigerian Upper House of legislature on a three-day visit to Germany.