Monday, 15th August 2022
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Ahmed Lawan

28 Jul
Piqued by worsening insecurity in the country, Senators, across political parties, yesterday, gave President Muhammadu Buhari an ultimatum of six weeks to properly address the situation or face immediate impeachment.
25 Jul
It will take the Federal Government, at least, seven and half years to pay its existing N36.78 trillion debt – which is about 88 per cent of the N41.6 trillion national public debt stock – if it saves 100 per cent of its retained earnings..
19 Jun
The Special Adviser to Senate President, Mr Ola Awoniyi, has denied the alleged defection of his boss, Ahmed Lawan, from the All Progressive Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
25 May
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, and Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi have consulted with delegates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo.
Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu.
22 May
The Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, says the North East remains the only alternative to South East presidency. Kalu, in a statement on Sunday in Abuja, reaffirmed his support to the North East in the absence of the Presidency being zoned to the South East by political parties. Kalu said his position…
20 May
Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has described the President of the Senate, Mr Ahmed Lawan, as a solid and dependable person.
25 Mar
After two postponements and horse-trading that almost derailed the process, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is now set to hold its national convention.
17 Mar
The meeting was emotionally charged, yesterday. There was rapt attention, as over 70 members of All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus in the Senate gathered to hear the former Lagos State governor and National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, appeal to them to give him their support.
9 Feb
Not too long ago, Nigerians breathed a sigh of relief after the President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s foot dragging but later found its voice to call insurgents/bandits terrorists.
5 Feb
Coalition of Northern Groups Students Wing (CNG-SW) has called on students in the region to halt their proposed zonal protests over a hike in tuition fees in tertiary institutions in the 19 northern states.
31 Dec 2021
Abia State governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, yesterday, said the Southeast should be considered for Nigeria’s presidency in 2023 because of the people’s understanding of the country’s diversity more than other regions.
22 Dec 2021
The Senate has passed the 2022 Appropriation Bill of N17.126 trillion. This followed the adoption of the recommendations of the report of its Committee


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Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Abdulrasheed Bawa has handed over some military equipment and accouterment to the Nigerian Military High Command. Speaking at a brief ceremony at the Commission's Zonal Command in Abuja, Bawa commended the longstanding collaborative relationship between the Commission and the Nigerian Military. Represented by Head of Operations,…