Wednesday, 27th October 2021
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Ahmad Lawan

14 Oct
Senate President Ahmad Lawan has alleged that some Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of government are out to sabotage the efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari ...
13 Oct
The Senate, yesterday, began consideration of the 2022 appropriation bill without details at disposal of lawmakers.
7 Oct
The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), yesterday, urged the National Assembly to commence impeachment proceedings against President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan and Speaker of House of Representatives...
Nigeria Senate
7 Oct
The Senate has confirmed the appointment of board members of the Nigerian Upstream Regulatory Commission.
Ahmad Lawan
6 Oct
The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of board members of the Nigerian Upstream Regulatory Commission (NURC). The agency will replace the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR). The confirmation of the nominees followed the consideration of a report by the Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources. The nominees confirmed include Isa Modibbo – Chairman; Gbenga Komolafe…
29 Sep
Finance, energy and tax experts, yesterday, raised concerns over the inability of the Federal Government to harness existing opportunities in the country before resorting to borrowing as oil companies....
29 Sep
The Senate, yesterday, enjoined all multinational and Nigerian oil and gas companies to relocate to their operational bases. The decision followed the adoption of a motion jointly sponsored by Senator Albert Bassey Akpan ...
24 Sep
The Southern and Middle Belt Alliance (SaMBA) has advised the Senate to redeem its image through the Conference Committee on the amendment of the Electoral Act set up by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday.
23 Sep
The Senate, yesterday, endorsed the 2022-2024 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (MTEF-FSP).
23 Sep
Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has strongly defended the decision to rely on foreign loans to fund developmental projects in the country.
22 Sep
President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Senate to confirm appointments of the secretary and board members of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
20 Sep
The group noted that Buhari recently sought the approval of the National Assembly to borrow $4,054,476,863 billion and €710 million, citing emerging needs.


4 mins ago
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it will establish six standard rehabilitation centres in each geo-political zone of Nigeria starting from 2022.
6 mins ago
Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has said that the commission is ready for the Nov. 6 governorship election in Anambra.
3 hours ago
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Cross River has paraded three suspects conveying 6,000 litres of illegally refined diesel and kerosene into the state concealed in sack bags.
3 hours ago
The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has opened an investigation into a series of suspicious transfers, according to Italian media reports on Wednesday.
3 hours ago
A 26-year-old man has been arrested by Kano Hisbah Commission after he said he would sell himself out of poverty. [AD] A viral picture of Aliyu Idris showed him carrying a sign in which he said he wanted to sell himself for N20 million. Before he was taken into custody, Idris, a tailor, told reporters…