Omo-Agege, Sanwo-Olu, others push for investment in tech
Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, and Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu have said that investing in technology and innovation will boost education, human productivity and national development.
Osinbajo, Omo-Agege, Mustapha offer thanksgiving over helicopter mishap
Osinbajo, Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha yesterday attended an end of year thanksgiving service in Aso Villa Chapel, Abuja.
National Assembly to strengthen laws against rape
To protect children from sexual and other forms of abuses, the National Assembly is to strengthen the nation’s extant laws that relate to rape, Deputy President Ovie Omo-Agege has hinted. This comes as he called for a change of attitude by Nigerians towards the stigmatisation of rape victims. Omo-Agege spoke during the official launch of…
Senate stands down bill on National Assembly inauguration
The Senate yesterday stood down a bill for an act to provide for the inauguration of the National Assembly to ensure the smooth transfer of legislative power, citing constitutional reasons.
Bill to establish Orogun federal poly scales second reading in Senate
The Senate yesterday considered a Bill for an Act to Establish the Federal Polytechnic, Orogun. The piece of legislation, which scaled second reading, was thereafter referred to the Committee on Tertiary Institutions and TETFUND for further legislative work.
Border closure for national, ECOWAS interest – Omo-Agege
Deputy Senate President Ovie Omo-Agege on Friday in Abuja said that the recent closure of Nigeria’s land borders was of national interest and that of ECOWAS member states.
Senate considers five-year jail term for lecturers over sexual assault
The Senate yesterday revisited the sexual harassment bill sponsored by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege (APC, Delta Central) and passed by the Eighth Senate. It specifies a five-year jail term for those who fail to contain their sexual excesses.
Omo-Agege lauds constituents on victory
Deputy Senate President Ovie Omo-Agege has expressed gratitude to the people of Delta Central Senatorial District and all Nigerians for their role in his electoral victory, even as he described...
Delta State election tribunal sacks James Manager
The Delta State National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba, the state capital, yesterday, nullified the election of James Manager, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmaker representing Delta South Senatorial District in the National Assembly.