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Brave new world: Why we need a Senate Human Rights Commission 

Brave new world: Why we need a Senate Human Rights Commission 

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In 2014, Sens. Mark KirkMark Steven KirkBrave new world: Why we need a Senate Human Rights Commission  Senate majority battle snags Biden Cabinet hopefuls...
Ban travel from countries with high risk of coronavirus, Senate tells the FG

Ban travel from countries with high risk of coronavirus, Senate tells the FG

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The senate has asked the Fag to consider banning non-Nigerian travellers from countries with high risk of coronavirus. The request was made today after the...

Senate introduces bill to ban use of generators in Nigeria.

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The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, introduced a bill to ban the use of generators in Nigeria. The bill which was sponsored by...

Insecurity: We’ll no longer tolerate killing of Nigerians – Senate President, Lawan

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President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the leadership of the National Assembly will no longer tolerate the unnecessary killing of Nigerians...

BREAKING: Trump survives impeachment as Senate acquits US President

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US President, Donal Trump is off the impeachement hook. US Senators on Wednesday voted that he was not guilty of abuse of power. The vote...
Bayelsa, Kogi guber: Senate states position on conduct of elections

Bayelsa, Kogi guber: Senate states position on conduct of elections

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The Senate on Tuesday urged security agencies to arrest and prosecute perpetrators of electoral violence in the Kogi and Bayelsa elections. NAN reports that the...

2020 Budget: Senate queries N600m allocation to power distribution companies

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The Senate on Tuesday queried the allocation of N600 million to Distribution Companies (Discos) by the Federal Ministry of Power in the 2020 budget. According...
Ekweremadu: What Lawan said about IPOB's attack on ex-Deputy Senate President

Ekweremadu: What Lawan said about IPOB’s attack on ex-Deputy Senate President

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The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has condemned the assault on former Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, on Saturday in...
Edo govt reacts angrily to Senate ultimatum to Obaseki on State Assembly

Edo govt reacts angrily to Senate ultimatum to Obaseki on State Assembly

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The Edo State Government has reacted strongly to the Senate’s resolution which directed Governor Godwin Obaseki to issue a fresh proclamation for the inauguration...
BREAKING: Senate Begins Probe Of Senator Elisha Abbo Over Alleged Assault

BREAKING: Senate Begins Probe Of Senator Elisha Abbo Over Alleged Assault

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Posted by Daniel O. on July 3, 2019 The Nigerian Senate has set up a committee to probe Senator Elias Abbo for allegedly assaulting...
Bukola Saraki reveals

My saddest day as Senate president – Bukola Saraki reveals

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Outgoing Senate president, Bukola Saraki, while delivering his valedictory speech on Thursday, June 6, has revealed the saddest day as a Senate President. Before delivering...
Senate Presidency: PDP senator declares support for Ahmad Lawan, gives reasons

Senate Presidency: PDP senator declares support for Ahmad Lawan, gives reasons

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A federal lawmaker, Sen. Peter Nwaoboshi has declared support for Ahamad Lawan’s Senate Presidency bid. Nwaoboshi (PDP-Delta) made this known while briefing newsmen in Abuja...
Senate approves bill

Senate approves bill seeking to upgrade Yabatech to varsity status

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The Nigerian Senate, on Thursday May 23rd, 2019 passed the bill that Yabatech be upgraded...
Anti graft: Senate passes new bill to strengthen office of Auditor-General

Anti graft: Senate passes new bill to strengthen office of Auditor-General

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The Senate has passed a bill for the establishment of Federal Audit Service Commission. This is aimed at strengthening the Office of Auditor-General of the...

Senate threatens to shutdown Bet9ja

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Senate has on Tuesday, threatened to shutdown popular betting venture, bet9ja officers, if the company...
Alleged N500 billion CBN scandal: Don't confirm Emefiele - Frank warns Senate

Alleged N500 billion CBN scandal: Don’t confirm Emefiele – Frank warns Senate

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A former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Timi Frank, has asked the Senate to withhold the confirmation of Godwin...
Senate warns against sale of National Theatre, Tafawa Balewa Square, others

Senate warns against sale of National Theatre, Tafawa Balewa Square, others

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The Senate has reaffirmed its commitment to the non-sale of the National Theatre, Tafawa Balewa Square and other national monuments. NAN reports that this is...
NASS leadership: Ndume speaks on stepping down from Senate Presidency race

NASS leadership: Ndume speaks on stepping down from Senate Presidency race

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Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo on Monday met behind closed-doors with the former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume. Ndume, who is aspiring to be Senate President of...
Why Buhari, Oshiomhole prefer Lawan, Gbajabiamila as Senate President, Speaker - APC chieftain, Osita Okechukwu

Why Buhari, Oshiomhole prefer Lawan, Gbajabiamila as Senate President, Speaker – APC chieftain, Osita...

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The Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Chief Osita Okechukwu, says Sen. Ahmad Lawan and Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila being Senate President and Speaker, House...
New minimum wage: Civil servants react as Senate approves N30,000

New minimum wage: Civil servants react as Senate approves N30,000

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A cross section of civil servants in the Federal Capital Territory on Wednesday lauded the Senate for approving the N30,000 minimum wage. Mr Moses Oga,...