Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi
Controversies, apprehension over Hate Speech Bill
Wikipedia defines hate speech as “speech, which attacks a person or group on the basis of attributes, such as race, religion, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability or gender.”
Hate speech offenders to die by hanging in Senate’s new bill
Any person found guilty of any form of hate speech that results in the death of another person shall die by hanging upon conviction, reads a new bill by the Senate.The bill, which reflects the growing concern over the spate of violence in the nation, was sponsored by the spokesman of the upper chamber, Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi....
Senate hails rebound, moves to tackle unemployment, hardship
The Senate has expressed joy over the exit of Nigeria from recession in the second quarter of 2017. Consequently, it pledged to work with the executive arm of government to reduce unemployment and high cost of living.
Call for Buhari’s resignation unreasonable, says Senate
The Senate has dismissed as unreasonable the recent calling for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari over his ill-health.
Senate admits buying bulletproof SUV N62m
The Senate on Tuesday admitted that it bought a bulletproof Range Rover Sports Utility Vehicle ( SUV ) as had been reported in the media.