News - Nigerian Senate

Buhari Set To Send Ministerial Nominees' List To Senate, Lawan Reveals

2 months ago /
Nation 

Nigerian Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the Senate will before the end of this week, receive the list of ministerial nominees from President Muhammadu Buhari.

Police May File Criminal Charges Against Senator Abbo This Week

2 months ago /
Gender and Youth Development 

Barring any last-minute changes, the police will this week file criminal charges against Senator Elisha Abbo for allegedly assaulting a nursing woman at an adult toy shop in Abuja.

Senate Adjourns For Two Weeks

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has adjourned for two weeks to enable the management of the National Assembly put the offices of lawmakers in order after lawmakers in the 8th Senate had gone with most of the furniture.

Senate Approves N129.4 Billion Subsidy Payment

3 months ago /

The Nigerian Senate has approved another sum of N129.4 billion payment of fuel subsidy arrears for sixty-seven companies.

Senate Passes Bill Upgrading Yaba Tech

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has commenced moves to upgrade Yaba College of Technology to a full-fledged university.

Senate Declares June 12 Democracy Day

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has passed a bill, which formally declares June 12, democracy day.

Senate Wants FG To Introduce Carbon-Monoxide Detectors For Safer Environment

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate wants the Federal Government to introduce a system that will encourage the people to use carbon-monoxide detectors in homes, offices and factories for a safer environment.

Senate Passes Bill Declaring June 12 As Democracy Day

4 months ago /
Politics 

The Senate has considered and passed a bill which elevates June 12 above May 29 as Democracy Day in Nigeria.

 

Ahmed Lawan Dismisses Insinuations Of Imposition As Senate President

4 months ago /
Nation 

One of the leading contenders for the Nigerian Senate Presidency Senator Ahmed Lawan has dismissed as falsehood any impression that he is being imposed on the senate-elect.

Senate Passes Bill On Adequate Transportation For Workers

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has passed a bill, which seeks to make it compulsory for companies in Nigeria to make provision for adequate transportation for their worker's.

Senate To Screen Emefiele For Second Term

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate is to screen Godwin Emefiele as the governor of Central Bank of Nigeria for a second term in office.

Senate Confirms Abike Dabiri-Erewa As Head Of Nigerian Diaspora Commission

4 months ago /
Politics 

The Nigerian Senate has confirmed the appointment of Abike Dabiri-Erewa as chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Diaspora Commission.

Senate Backs NFIU Guidelines On Financial Autonomy For Local Govts.

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has expressed support for the autonomy and guidelines for spending by local governments recently introduced by the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, NFIU.

Senate Passes 2019 Budget

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has passed a budget of N8.916 trillion Naira for the 2019 fiscal year.

Senate Summons Police Chief Over Insecurity

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Senate has asked the Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to appear before it to provide explanations for the rising insecurity in the country.

Senate Passes 3 Bills Rejected By Buhari

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has passed the Nigerian Film Commission Bill, 2019 and two other bills to which President Muhammadu Buhari had earlier declined assent.

Senate Dumps Kogi Oil Producing Status

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday rejected a motion which sought to declare Kogi state as an oil producing state and grant it all the benefits and privileges.

BIZ: NDIC Calls For Speedy Amendment Of Enabling Law

5 months ago /
Business and Economy  

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Cooperation, NDIC has called on the Nigerian Senate to fast track the process of harmonizing the amendment of the NDIC act. 

Senate Rejects Bill Seeking To Allow Persons Of African Origin To Acquire Nigerian Citizenship

5 months ago /
Politics 

Lawmakers in the Nigerian Senate on Wednesday vehemently rejected a bill seeking to amend the constitution to allow persons of African origin acquire Nigerian citizenship.

Senators From Hydro-Power States To Ensure Take Off Of Hyppadec

5 months ago /
Nation 

Senators from hydro-power producing states are to work harmoniously with their colleagues to ensure the full take-off of hydro-power producing areas development commission as part of efforts to reduce the loss of lives and properties.


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