Senate passes revised 2020 budget of N10.8trn

The Senate has passed the revised 2020 budget of N10.8 trillion. The budget was passed on…

Senate confirms Dongban-Mensem as Appeal Court President

  The Senate on Thursday confirmed the nomination of Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem as the President of…

Senate confirms appointments of SEC, RMAFC nominees

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has tasked the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to ensure…

Many of our laws are dead, says senate spokesman

Ajibola Basiru, spokesman of the Senate, says many of the country’s laws are “dead letters” because…

Lawan: It’s time to review privatisation of power sector

Senate President Ahmad Lawan says the time has come to review or “probably reverse” the privatisation…

Supreme court affirms Ifeanyi Ubah as Anambra South senator

The Supreme Court has affirmed Ifeanyi Ubah as the senator representing Anambra south in the upper…

Coronavirus: Senators demand probe of security agents over travel ban violation

The Senate has urged the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and the Commandant-General of the Nigeria…

FULL LIST: Buhari seeks confirmation of 42 career ambassadors

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the senate to confirm 42 nominees as career ambassador-designates. Buhari request…

Buhari’s N850bn loan request not new, says Senate

The senate says President Muhammadu Buhari had earlier sent the request for the N850 billion loan…

COVID-19: Trump, US Senate vote for $1.8trillion bailout

  US President Donald Trump and the Senate have agreed a massive economic relief package worth…

Ex-NIA DG collected $289m cash from CBN without approval from Presidency — Senate

The Senate Committee on Public Accounts has revealed that the sacked Director General of the National…

Senators endorse bill to remove immunity for vice-president, governors

A bill seeking to remove immunity from prosecution for vice-president and governors have scaled second reading…

Senate okays HND as minimum qualification for president, govs

The senate has voted in favour of a bill seeking to raise the academic qualification for…

Breaking: Senate to ban use of power generating sets in Nigeria

The Senate on Wednesday passed into first reading a bill seeking to place a ban on…

ECA: Senate fumes over payment of $4m as consultancy fee to unknown lawyer

  The Senate on Tuesday fumed over the payment of $4 million as consultancy fee to…

Senate holds public hearing on social media bill tomorrow, to amend CAMA

The Senate will tomorrow (Monday) conduct the much expected public hearing on the anti-social media bill…

ICYMI: Senate to probe alleged sale of NPA employment letters for N3m by FCC

The Senate has disclosed that it would soon begin probe of alleged sales of Nigerian Port…

Senate introduces bill to create agency for ‘repentant’ Boko Haram members

The Senate on Thursday began moves to establish an agency that would see to the rehabilitation,…

Pepsi vrs Bigi Cola: Senate summons soft drinks manufacturers

Two soft drinks manufacturers, Messrs 7-Up Bottling Company, makers of Pepsi; and Rites Foods Limited, makers…

Lawan warns of security threat to N’Assembly

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday tasked top security officials to beef up the…

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