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Over N2 trillion revenue trapped in federal agencies, Senate raises the alarm

  Amidst the unpleasant trend of budget deficit, the Senate has accused government-owned enterprises of frustrating efforts by the present administration to shore...

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Too late to cry, weep not senate it’s too late to cry when your honour is gone

…You sold away your conscience when it mattered most. You surrendered your parliamentary power for the slavish embrace of stone age dictator on the altar of...

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Senate confirms Justice Garba Abdullahi as Chief Judge, FCT High Court

  The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Hon. Justice Salisu Garba Abdullahi as Chief Judge of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.  ...

Senate passes amended AMCON bill, empowers corporation to seize debtors’ assets 

  The Senate, on Wednesday, passed the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) Amendment bill.   The passage of the bill followed the consideration of...

2020 budget performance: Senate commends ICPC

The Senate Committee Chairman on Anti-Corruption and Financial Crimes, Senator Suleiman Abdu Kwari, has commended the board and management of the Independent Corrupt...

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Again, Senate approves Buhari’s $1.5bn, €995m external loan requests

  In spite of criticism by cross sections of Nigerians on the quantum of loans already procured by the Federal government, the Senate on Wednesday approved...

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Senate mourns Olowoporoku

  The Senate, on Wednesday, mourned the demise of Senator Bode Olowoporoku when it held a minute silence to honour the deceased who died at his residence on March...

Senate probe Customs invasion of rice traders’ shops at Bodija market

    The Senate, on Tuesday, mandated the Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions to investigate the alleged invasion of Rice Traders’ shops by...

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Senate confirms Usman as Commissioner, National Population Commission 

    The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Muhammad Dattijo Usman as a Federal Commissioner of the National Population Commission.   Usman’s...