Senate minority leader cautions APC colleagues against disinformation
Senate minority leader, Biodun Olujimi (Ekiti South, PDP), has advised her colleagues in the All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus to stop spreading “misleading information” about the red chamber’s....
PDP senator defects to APC
A senator representing Gombe South Senatorial District under the platform of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Joshua Lidani, has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Lidani’s move was announced in the Senate on Wednesday by Ahmad Lawan, representing the APC in Yobe North constituency, Yobe state. “Let me inform this Senate that…
PDP senators warn APC, Lawan over plot to impeach Saraki
Senators from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have warned their colleagues in the All Progressives Congress (APC) against plot to impeach Senate President Bukola Saraki.
Senate Leader, Lawan, wins Yobe North APC senatorial ticket
The Senate Leader, Dr. Ahmad Lawan, has clinched the Yobe North Senatorial ticket to contest election on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019.The Returning Officer, Umar Kareto, who announced the results of the primaries on Tuesday in Gashua....
Senate canvasses low interest loans for ranches
The Senate yesterday sought low interest loans for herdsmen to establish ranches as part of measures to halt the killings occasioned by attacks on communities by armed herdsmen nationwide.
Fresh anomalies stall transmission of PIGB by National Assembly to Buhari
Three months after both chambers of the National Assembly passed the harmonised version of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), freshly observed anomalies have stalled its transmission to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent.
Presidency’s accounts not audited for 10 years, Senate reveals
The Senate revealed yesterday that the presidency failed to make its accounts available for auditing in the last ten years.
‘Why 2018 budget may not be ready in first quarter’
Hopes of reversing some of the negative trends in the nation’s economy may be dimmed by the Federal Government’s inability to fix the problems that have bedevilled budget preparations.