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High Cost Of Governance: APC Chieftain Backs Unicameral System Of Govt

High Cost Of Governance: APC Chieftain Backs Unicameral System Of Govt

Abiodun Salami, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has called for the adoption of the unicameral legislative system in Nigeria to reduce the cost of governance. The former Assistant Publicity Secretary of the…

Anti-Open Grazing Bill: Ohanaeze Youths Hail Senate

Anti-Open Grazing Bill: Ohanaeze Youths Hail Senate

The Youth Wing of the Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide has lauded the 10th Senate for ensuring that the Bill seeking to establish ranches at herders’ states scaled the second reading. Chukwuma Okpalaezeukwu, the…

Senate Passes Bill To Regulate Cattle Rearing Business In Nigeria

Senate Passes Bill To Regulate Cattle Rearing Business In Nigeria

The 10th Senate on Wednesday passed a bill to establish the National Animal Husbandry and Ranches Commission after a heated debate, New Telegraph reports. The bill, sponsored by Senator Titus Tartenger Zam representing Benue North…

Excitement As Ningi Resumes Plenary After Three Months Suspension

Excitement As Ningi Resumes Plenary After Three Months Suspension

The federal lawmaker representing Bauchi Central, Senator Abdul Ningi, has finally resumed his legislative duties in the upper chamber of the 10th National Assembly after a three-month suspension. New Telegraph recalls that the lawmaker was…

Budget Padding: Senate Recalls Ningi From Suspension

Budget Padding: Senate Recalls Ningi From Suspension

The leadership of the 10th Senate, on Tuesday, announced the recalling of Senator Abdul Ningi from suspension, saying he has been pardoned. New Telegraph recalls that the upper chamber of the National Assembly slammed a three-month…

JUST-IN: Senate Committee Confirms Agama As SEC DG

JUST-IN: Senate Committee Confirms Agama As SEC DG

The Senate on Tuesday, cleared Emomotimi Agama as the new Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The Senate Committee on Capital Markets chaired by Senator Osita Izunaso cleared Agama one month after he…

Hajj: Senate Seeks 36 States, FCT’s Involvement In Airlines Selection, Feeding Of Pilgrims

Hajj: Senate Seeks 36 States, FCT’s Involvement In Airlines Selection, Feeding Of Pilgrims

The Senate on Wednesday passed for second reading an amendment bill on the establishment Act of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), to pave the way for the involvement of states and the Federal…

Senate Backs Controversial CBN’s Cybersecurity Levy

Senate Backs Controversial CBN’s Cybersecurity Levy

The 10th Senate under the leadership of Senator Godswill Akpabio has backed the controversial cybersecurity levy announced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The Chairman of the Senate Committee on National Security and Intelligence,…

Akpabio Vows To Protect Rights Of Nigerian Journalists

Akpabio Vows To Protect Rights Of Nigerian Journalists

As the world celebrates International Press Freedom Day, Nigeria’s Senate President, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, has promised to protect the rights of Nigerian journalists and media workers. Akpabio made the declaration in a statement issued by…

Senate Breaks Silence, Says No Backdoor Arrangement To Reinstate Ningi

Senate Breaks Silence, Says No Backdoor Arrangement To Reinstate Ningi

The upper chamber of the National Assembly on Tuesday said there is no backdoor arrangement to reinstate the suspended Bauchi Central senator, Abdul Ningi. The Senate spokesperson, Yemi Adaramodu (APC, Ekiti South), made this disclosure…