Senate is not against electronic transmission of result – Omo-Agege

Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has said that the senate is not against electronic transfer of election results which 52 All Progressives Congress senators voted against. Answering questions from journalists after delivering a keynote address titled, “Nigeria’s Democratic Experience

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Senate Approves Buhari’s Fresh $8.325b, €490m External Loans Request

The Senate has approved the $8.3 billion (N8,325,536,537) loan request by President Muhammadu Buhari. The lawmakers also approved a separate €490 million loan request by the president. Both loans were approved under the 2018 – 2020 External Borrowing (Rolling) Plan.

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Senate approves 20-year jail term for persons caught snatching ballot materials

The Nigerian Senate has prescribed a 20-year jail term for anyone caught snatching ballot materials during elections. The lawmakers gave the approval for such punishment while passing the bill establishing the Electoral Offences Commission. The function of the commission includes

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The Senate proposes 18 as the minimum age for JAMB candidates.

The Nigerian Senate has been up and about with making and amending several laws in the country.The house has moved to amend the acts establishing the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board(JAMB) with an emphasis on age of candidates who participate

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Nigeria is Poor. The Only Option is To Borrow — Senate President

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has, notified Mr. President Muhammadu Buhari of the activities lined up for the National Assembly. He said this while opining that Nigeria is a poor nation that has no option but to borrow to fund infrastructure.

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Stop rubbishing the Buhari-led APC government – Senate spokesperson warns Malami

Spokesman of the senate, Ajibola Basiru has asked the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) Abubakar Malami to stop “rubbishing the Buhari-led APC government” with his utterances. Basiru who was reacting to Malami comparing the ban on open grazing by Southern

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Senate Confirms Nomination of Justice Garba Abdullahi as Chief Judge of FCT High Court

The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Hon. Justice Salisu Garba Abdullahi as Chief Judge of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This came after the senators considered a report by the committee on Judiciary, Human Rights

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Nigeria is at the brink of collapse – Senator Ndume

Senator representing Borno south district, Ali Ndume has shared his thoughts about the current state of country. The lawmaker who spoke at a press conference on Saturday March 13, stated that the country is at the brink of collapse and

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