Saturday, 24th September 2022
Breaking News:


3 days ago
Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu, has described as dead on arrival, the impeachment threat on President Muhammadu Buhari and Senate President, Ahmad Lawan.
4 days ago
Nigeria is proposing a ban on the consumption of cow skin known as 'Ponmo' for lacking nutritional value. "To the best of my knowledge, Nigerians are the only people in the world that overvalue skin as food, after all, Ponmo has no nutritional value," Muhammad Yakubu who heads the Nigerian Institute of Leather and Science…
Nigeria Senate
19 Sep
The National Assembly has mooted plan to tackle the N11.03 deficit debacle in the proposed N19.76 trillion 2023 budget by amending relevant provisions of the Finance Act.
18 Sep
The Senate would this week meet to review the six-week ultimatum it gave President Muhammadu Buhari to end insecurity or be impeached...
1 Sep
Senate Committee on Tertiary Institutions and Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has called for the need to increase tertiary institutions' tax from 2.5 per cent to three per cent to improve research and development in the country. The committee disclosed this in Abuja during its oversight visit to TETFund, to ascertain the level of 2021/2022…
29 Aug
The Senate Committee on Special Duties has advocated for more support to strengthen the capacity and operations of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to manage the increasing spate of disasters in the country.
17 Aug
The Senate Committee on Science, Technology and Innovation, yesterday, said it would assist the Projects Development Institute (PRODA), Enugu, to realise its mandate
Nigeria Senate
17 Aug
In the middle of September 2002, Ghali Umar Na’Abba succumbed to pressure and decided to drop all the allegations made against President
Nigeria Senate
9 Aug
Senate Committee on Public Accounts has resolved to probe utilisation of over N1.7 trillion service wide votes (SWVs) in the 2017-2021 budgets disbursed to government agencies
6 Aug
After 18 months, a possible victory for Joe Biden's social and climate reform legislation seems within reach: Congress on Saturday will begin debating a revised version of the US President's cornerstone bill
3 Aug
The leadership of the Senate is meeting behind closed doors with service chiefs over the lingering security situation in the country.
2 Aug
In line with the directive of the Senate that all pay TV service providers must revert to pay per view model as against the mandatory monthly subscription, the management of Moreplex TV


1 hour ago
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Enugu chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has assured of its readiness to bring disruptive change to governance in the state. This was disclosed on Saturday after the party's ward-level consultative meetings were held simultaneously across the 260 wards. Speaking to newsmen after a tour of…
2 hours ago
The White House on Saturday blasted a court ruling in Arizona that imposes a near-complete ban on abortions in the southwestern US state as "catastrophic, dangerous and unacceptable."
2 hours ago
Powerful storm Fiona knocked out electricity to more than 500,000 homes Saturday as it lashed east Canada with strong winds and heavy rains in conditions that police said were "like nothing we've ever seen."
2 hours ago
Police in Ogun have arrested an 84-year-old man, Stephen Jack for having unlawful carnal knowledge of an eight-year-old girl.
3 hours ago
The Lagos State High Court has declared that it is unconstitutional for Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) to impose fines on motorists suspected to have committed traffic offenses without a court order. The judge Justice Olalekan Oresanya made the declaration while delivering judgment in a suit filed by a motorist, Lawal Aliyu against LASTMA,…