A bill seeking to establish additional law school campuses across the six geopolitical zones was passed by the senate on Tuesday February 8. The bill was passed after a report presented by Chairman of Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights
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
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.
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
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
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.
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
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
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