Senate approves Buhari’s request to refund N148.14bn to five states

Senate approves Buhari’s request to refund N148.14bn to…

The Senate on Tuesday approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for a refund of N148,141,969,161.24 to Rivers, Bayelsa, Cross River, Osun and Ondo State governments for projects executed on behalf of the federal government. The approval…

HYPADEC, Disabilities Comm: Buhari seeks confirmation of nominees

HYPADEC, Disabilities Comm: Buhari seeks confirmation of nominees

President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded to the Senate for confirmation, his nominees as chairman and members of the Governing Council of Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (HYPADEC), and National Commission for Persons with Disabilities.…

Senate lauds NNPC on gas projects, financial audit report

Senate lauds NNPC on gas projects, financial audit…

The Senate Committee on Gas has commended the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on the various gas development projects it has undertaken, especially the Ajaokuta-Kaduna- Kano, AKK, gas pipeline project. Speaking during the 2021 Budget…

Alleged N2bn bribe to confirm Yakubu as INEC chair untrue -Lawan

Alleged N2bn bribe to confirm Yakubu as INEC…

The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has debunked the allegation that he led a group to collect N2 billion from Professor Mahmood Yakubu to ensure the confirmation of his appoint for a second term as the…

Senate approves Buhari’s request to refund N148.14bn to five states

Senate commends Buhari for assenting to BOFIA bill

The Senate has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the Banking and Other Financial Institutions Act, BOFIA, Bill 2020 into law, following its passage by the National Assembly. Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public…

Senate president to IMF: Nigeria on the path of growth despite challenges

Senate president to IMF: Nigeria on the path…

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has expressed optimism that Nigerian economy is being steered on the path of growth despite the prevailing challenges. Lawan spoke on Thursday at the Nigeria/International Monetary Fund(IMF) Article lV…