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The Nigerian Senate allowed the bill scale second reading due to the influence and strategic moves of Senator Oduah (Anambra North, PDP) in the red chambers.
An FCT High Court, Jabi has fixed Monday, January 22 to deliver judgment on enforcement of rights’ suit filed by the IGP Ibrahim Idris against the Senate.
The federal government on Tuesday, November 30, amended the criminal charges it preferred against Senator Isah Misau before an Abuja High Court in Maitama.
Senator Olusola Adeyeye who is representing Osun Central Senatorial district and Chief Whip of the Senate advocated for the slashing of allowance of politicians
It was learnt that when the issue came up during plenary after a senator, Kabir Marafa’s point of order, his colleagues rejected his arguments and two prayers.
The issue of ongoing killings in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states was raised on the floor of the Senate by Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume on Wednesday, November 29.
The Nigerian Senate President Bukola Saraki has warned the public of scammers operating fake emails with Russian I.P addresses to impersonate him online.
When pressure mounted on the senate, its president, Bukola Saraki, said that he had referred the judgment to the legal department of the National Assembly.
The Nigerian Senate during plenary on Tuesday, November 28, described the 2018 budget estimates presented by President Buhari as an imaginary document.
Senators from southern part of Nigeria, on Friday, November 24, met in Calabar, Cross River state, for a 2-day conference on national unity and restructuring.
The Nigerian Senate has rejected Ahmed Bello Mahmud as nominee for the position of resident electoral commissioner representing Zamfara state on the EFCC.
The issue was brought up in the upper chamber by the senator representing Bayelsa Central Senatorial District, Emmanuel Paulker, who is a member of the PDP.
Senator Biodun Olujimi has blamed the face-off between Nigeria’s security agencies on President Muhammadu Buhari’s “lack of control” over his government.
The Nigerian Senate has started investigation into a reported clash that occurred between three security agencies comprising of the EFCC, the SSS and the NIA.
President Muhammadu Buhari has turned down two bills forwarded to him by the National Assembly. The president said words used in the bills prompted his action.
The Senate committee on police affairs has reportedly alleged that two former presidents, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan, hounded governors.
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted an interim order restraining the leadership of the Senate from investigating police boss, Ibrahim Idris.
The court had ordered that the electoral body, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), issue a fresh certificate of return to Senator Bassey.
Senator Ali Ndume, representing Borno south senatorial district, resumed plenary on Wednesday, November 15 after serving 90 legislative days of suspension.
The Nigerian Senate has ordered the police IG, Ibrahim Idris, to immediately restore the security details attached to Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state.
Malami also admitted that he wrote some letters to the Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC) concerning the sacked chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team.
The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday began moves to locate federal health facilities in all the six geo-political zones of the country to provide health care service.