Senators donate 50% of salaries for COVID-19 fight
The Senate has disclosed that senators will contribute 50 per cent of their salaries to efforts geared towards responding to the spread and treatment of Coronavirus cases in the country...
Senators express concern over deaths in National Assembly
Lawmakers who paid tributes to the late Senator Longjan Ignatius Datong at the National Assembly yesterday expressed concerns over the constant deaths in both chambers.
APC leaders storm Bayelsa for Lyon as Diri gets endorsements
The All Progressives Congress (APC) top shots, including the National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, governors, senators, and House of Representatives members elected on the platform yesterday stormed Yenagoa, the Bayelsa capital to solidarise withn the party’s candidate for this weekend’s gubernatorial contest in the state, Chief David Lyon.
Government house: Same bed, different dreams
I would like to begin this commentary by asking a common question. Do you believe Nigerian politicians? The correct answer for many should be no, of course not, you must be joking to say that. Why take no for an answer with all the performance by rhetoric? Indeed, one can see how things have improved…
Senators urge speedy passage of transportation bill
Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transportation, Senator Gbenga Ashafa of Lagos East, his Kogi West and Gombe South counterparts, Senators Dino Melaye and Joshua Lidani, have urged speedy passage of the bill to establish the Chattered Institute of Logistics and Transport of Nigeria. The Senators explained that the passage of such bill would enhance…
Kanu launches N50m fund for Papilo FC
Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, as well as ministers and senators of the Federal Republic are expected in Owerri tomorrow for a N50 million launch and reception being organised for Papilo FC.
Majority of Brazil senators back Rousseff impeachment
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff prepared Thursday to cede power to her vice president-turned-enemy, Michel Temer, after a majority of the Senate backed suspending her and opening an impeachment trial.
Jostle For Senate Presidency Gathers Momentum
BARELY a few days after the Presidential and National Assembly Elections, political intrigues that usually characterise campaigns for National Assembly leadership positions have emerged. The All Progressives Congress (APC), which won the Presidential Election and would form the Federal Government in May, has produced a total number of 64 senators to represent it in the 8th Senate.