Monday, 3rd October 2022
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Nigerian Senate

26 Jul
President Buhari has sent a request to the House of Senate to confirm the reappointment of four nominees as Non-Executive Directors of the Board of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
21 Jul
The Business Facilitation (Miscellaneous Provision) Bill 2022, also known as the “Omnibus Bill” has passed Second Reading at the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
20 Apr
Mrs Florence Aya, the President of the Women Mentoring and Leadership Initiative says 18 women are aspiring for seats in the Senate, House of Representatives and State Assembly in the 2023 General Elections.
12 Apr
The Senate, on Tuesday at plenary received a request from President Muhammadu Buhari to approve adjustments to the 2022 fiscal framework.
6 Apr
The Senate, at Wednesday plenary, considered a bill seeking to establish the National Religious Harmony Commission (NRHC).
6 Apr
The Senate has summoned Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare over the vandalisation of Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja by hoodlums on March 29, after the Super Eagles failed to qualify for the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
5 Apr
The Senate has extended the implementation of the 2021 budget from March 31 to May 31. This followed the consideration of a Bill to Amend the 2021 Appropriation Act.
24 Mar
For millions of Nigerians who have already drawn an opinion that the upper legislative chamber led by the Yobe State-born Senate President, Mr. Ahmed Lawan is a rubber-stamped legislature, what recently happened has jolted all of us.
23 Mar
The Senate has passed a reworked version of the Proceeds of Crime (Recovery and Management) Bill, 2022, after amending the provision of clause 74.
4 Mar
The National Assembly Service Commission (NASC) has approved the appointment of Mr Chinedu Akubueze as the substantive Clerk of the Senate.
2 Mar
A Bill seeking to amend the 2022 Appropriation Act on Wednesday, scaled second reading at the Senate.
1 Mar
The Senate on Tuesday at plenary began the electronic voting to 68 alterations bills on the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.


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The Federal Government has cautioned the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over disobeying the order of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) to call off its ongoing strike.
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The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions is investigating the Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) for allegedly re-allocating Atala Marginal Oil Field (OML 46) in Bayelsa to another firm.
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Lagos State Police Command says it has arrested two suspected cultists in the state and recovered firearm from them. The command’s Police Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, stated this in a statement made available to newsmen on Sunday in Lagos. He said that the suspected cultists were arrested on Sept. 23 at about 6.30…
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Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo has warned Officers and Ratings under his watch to stay away from partisan politics and desist from unprofessional conduct that damaged the image of the Nigerian Navy during the 2023 elections.
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As part of the build-up towards ensuring concrete security arrangements for the nation, as the 2023 General Elections approach, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has approved the training of the first batch of Bell 412EP B1.3 Type-Training Course for Police Airwing Aircraft Maintenance Engineers comprising 17 officers, whose training is expected to improve the technical expertise of the Aircraft Maintenance Unit of the Police Airwing and prevent operational mishaps during aerial surveillance operations.