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Lawan launches free medical outreach in Yobe

Senate confirms nomination of Shaba as DG NSRDA

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the nomination of Dr Halilu Shaba as the Director-General of the National Space Research and Development Agency. The confirmation followed...
Lawan wants reduction in cost of crude oil production

Senate adjourns plenary over death of 2 lawmakers

The Senate, on Tuesday on resumption from its two weeks recess, adjourned plenary to April 14, over death of two members of the National...
Buhari asks Senate to confirm Justice Abdullahi as FCT Chief Judge

Buhari asks Senate to confirm Justice Abdullahi as FCT Chief Judge

President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Senate to confirm Justice Salisu Abdullahi as substantive Chief Judge of the High Court of Federal Capital Territory,...
Resident doctors accused of receiving multiple salaries

Senate seeks amendment to University Teaching Hospitals Act 1985

The Senate is seeking to amend the University Teaching Hospitals (Reconstitution of Boards, etc) Act No..10 1985, so as to include the Federal University...
Man remanded for sexually assaulting his neighbour’s 12-year-old daughter

Senate bans pedophiles, rapists from working with children

The Senate on Tuesday approved an amendment to the Child Right Act of 2003, banning persons convicted of sexual offence from working with children. This...
Capital Market: Senate tasks stakeholders on economic recovery

Senate confirms Service Chiefs’ appointment

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of the new Service Chiefs by President Muhammadu Buhari. Those confirmed were- Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, Chief of Defence...
Police move to clampdown on illegal firearms in Rivers

Senate approves N11bn 2020 budget for Police Trust Fund

The Senate has approved N11 billion 2020 budget for Nigeria Police Trust Fund (NPFT). This followed the consideration of the harmonised report of the Senate...
Buratai tasks army officers on accountability, transparency

BREAKING: Senate confirms Buratai, other ex-Service Chiefs as Ambassadors-designate

Senate on Wednesday confirmed the immediate past Service Chiefs as Non-Career Ambassadors-designate. Those confirmed by the Senate include the former Chief of Army Staff, Lt....
Lawan wants reduction in cost of crude oil production

Bill to prohibit casualisation of workers passes 2nd reading in senate

A bill for the prohibition of casualisation in all forms of employment in the private and public sectors in the country has passed second...
Bill on preventing corruption in government, private organisations scales 2nd reading in Senate

Senate confirms Aghughu Adolphus as Auditor-General for the Federation

The Senate on Wednesday at plenary confirmed President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominee Mr Aghughu Adolphus, for appointment as Auditor-General for the Federation. The confirmation was sequel...

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