Thursday, February 27, 2020

Ahmed Lawan

Senate Minority Leader, Abaribe, Calls On Buhari To Resign

Senate minority leader, Senator , has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign over his administration's failure to protect the lives and properties of Nigerians. Abaribe stated that the ruling All Progressives Congress and and President Buhari had told...

Edo: Obaseki Supporters Reject APC Reconciliation Committee

Supporters of Edo state Governor, , under the aegis of Obaseki/Shaibu Movement, has rejected the reconciliation committee set up by the All Progressives Congress to resolve the party crisis in the state. The committee which is led by the...

Senate Passes Bill To Create More Universities, Polytechnics

The Senate has passed six bills meant to create and give legal backing to federal universities and polytechnics across several states of the federation. The bills were passed during Wednesday's plenary session. The upper chamber also passed an amendment bill on the...

Senate To Approve Buhari’s $30bn Loan Request

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, on Monday stated that the senate will approve Buhari's request to borrow $30 billion abroad. Lawan gave the assurance while addressing journalists in Abuja. He, however, said the Senate will ensure the $30 billion loan is...

Sowore: Senate Launches Probe Of DSS Court Invasion

The Nigerian Senate has ordered its committee on Judiciary,  Human Rights and Legal matters to investigate the alleged invasion of a Federal High Court Abuja by operatives of the Department of State Services. This is sequel to a point of...

Amidst Protest From Nigerians, Senate President Lawan Says ‘Anti-Free Speech’ Bill Won’t Be Passed

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, insisted that the senate won't pass 'anti people' laws amidst protest from Nigerians over the Social Media and Hate Speech Bills being proposed in the senate. Lawan made the disclosure in response to a detailed...

‘Present National Assembly Reduced To A Rubber-stamp Legislature’ – PDP

The Peoples Democratic (Party ) criticised the present national assembly claiming that it has been 'annexed by the executive and reduced to a rubber-stamp legislature'. The party called on the leadership of the Senate to resist any form of intimidation...

Bill To Regulate Social Media Scales Second Reading In Senate

The social media bill  passed second reading at the senate amidst protest from Nigerians against the bill. The bill on Wednesday passed second reading with support by majority of Senators. The ‘Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulations Bill, 2019,’ sponsored by...

Senate Swears In PDP’s Danbaba

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, on Tuesday, administered the oath of office on PDP's Senator representing Sokoto South federal constituency. The senator replaced Senator Shehu Abubakar Tambuwal, of the All Progressives Congress (APC) whose election was recently voided...

Senate Swears In Olujimi To Replace Sacked Adeyeye

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, has sworn in , as Senator representing Ekiti South Senatorial District. Recall that the former Senate Spokesperson, Adedayo Adeyeye, who hitherto represented Ekiti South senatorial district had his election nullified by both the Ekiti...
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Coronavirus: Suspected Case In Lagos Tests Negative

A suspected case of cornavirus at Ikeja area on Wednesday has tested negative, the state government says. The state's Commissioner for Health, Akin...

Niger Republic Sends Repentant Boko Haram Members To Nigeria For Rehabilitation

Former members and their wives who recently surrendered to troops in Niger Republic have arrived Maiduguri, the state capital. The former terrorists...

‘Indiana Jones 5’: Director Steven Spielberg To Be Replaced By James Mangold

Acclaimed movie director Steven Spielberg has stepped down from helming the upcoming Indiana Jones 5. Spielberg directed the first four films in the popular franchise...

Stop ‘Marlian’ Lifestyle – Deputy Commisioner Warns Students

Pupils have been warned to stop the lifestyle called "Marlian" by Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) on Wednesday. the Commander, Deputy...