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Senate passes Petroleum Industry Bill

The Senate on Thursday passed the long awaited Petroleum Industry Bill known as PIB. The bill was passed during the plenary after careful consideration of each of the...

National Assembly Spends Billions Of Naira On Constitution Review

The perennial constitution amendment exercise by the National Assembly is characterised by proposals that keep resurfacing despite gulping billions of naira yearly,...

Senate Confirms Yakubu Mahmoud as INEC Chairman for Second Term

The Nigerian Senate has confirmed Prof. Yakubu Mahmoud as Chairman Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The confirmation followed consideration of a report...

Pantami Says; No Un-registered Sim Cards on Mobile Networks

The Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami as assured that there are no unregistered sim cards on mobile networks after the September 2019...

Law School to benefit From Education Tax Fund – Senate

The Nigerian Senate is making move for amendment of Tertiary Education Trust Fund Act 2007 which makes Nigerian Law Schools beneficiaries of Education tax funds. Sponsor...

Breaking: Senate To Invite Pantami Over Spate Of Insecurity

The Senate has mandated its Committees on Legislative Compliance and Communications to invite the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, to...

Buhari Writes Senate for Yakubu’s Confirmation as INEC Chairman for a second term in office

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm the appointment of Professor Mahmood Yakubu  as Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission for...

We are working to pass 2021 budget 2nd week in December – Senate President

  President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan says the National Assembly is working hard to see to the passage of the 2021 Appropriation Bill by the second week of...

Vote us out if you’re tired of our faces, Lawan tells Nigerians

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has warned that there could be anarchy if the Senate is scrapped as being clamoured by some Nigerians. Rather, he challenged those...

Senate Committee to summon Customs CG over revenue concession

The Senate Committee on Customs and Excise is set to summon the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Col Hameed Ali (retd.), over the move by the Customs...