Barring a change of mind by the beneficiaries, no fewer than 14 sitting senators, including the Senate President, Godswill Akpabio, will draw pensions and other benefits worth N5.6 billion from their states, for the duration of the 10th Senate.
The Senate has constituted a selection body for composition of its standing committees.
After its inauguration on June 13, the 10th Senate adjourned until July 4. The resumption of legislative activities, earlier in the week, however, saw the emergence of new principal officers, signaling that the Red Chamber was now in full swing.
The Senator Sani Musa Media Office has debunked social media reports that the Senator representing Niger East in 10th Senate, Senator Sani Musa voted against the wish of President Bola Tinubu and by extension the National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling All Progressives Congress
I thank you for your interest in our matters and when I say ‘our matters’ it concerns me just as it concerns each and every one of you because it’s a national project. The 10th Senate to me humbly promises to be a much more organised National Assembly than people might imagine. Let me put it that way.
It emerged yesterday that Sunday’s visit to former President Muhammadu Buhari in Katsina State by erstwhile Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State has thickened the contest for presidency of the 10th Senate.