Buhari asks Senate to confirm Law Reform Commission, NDIC nominees

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Musa Adamu The Senate has received President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for the confirmation of Professor Jumai Audi, as a Chairman of the Nigerian Law Reform Commission. Also to be confirmed are: Hon. Ebele Bernard Chima, Commissioner, South East; Barr. Bassey Dan Abia, Commissioner, South-South; and Hon. Mohammed Ibraheem, More...

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Senate Directs IGP, others to probe flout of interstate ban

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi The Senate has condemned in strong terms what it termed a barefaced breach of the presidential order on overnight curfew and ban on non-essential interstate travels aimed at containing the More...

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Delta PDP cautions Chieftain, dangles sanctions

  From: Nosa Akenzua, Asaba The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State, has expressed deep displeasure and serious concern over the attitude of the member representing Sapele Constituency in the Delta More...

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COVID 19: Reps move to halt evacuation of Almajirai

By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives on Tuesday asked the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 to enforce the inter-state travel ban order and direct the Governors concerned to immediately halt the evacuation More...

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Why Senate probes NDDC – Lawan

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Musa Adamu President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan said on Tuesday that the investigation being carried out by the Senate into the finances of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) More...

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EFCC never detained me – Benue LG Adviser

From: Uche Nnorom, Makurdi Benue State Special Adviser on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Elder Jerome Torshimbe, has said that though he is a regular guest at he Economic and Financial Crimes Commission More...

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Wase offers food items as palliatives to Plateau people

  From: Yusuf Mairiga Shekarau, Jos The Deputy Speaker, House of Representative Honorable Ahmed Idris Wase, has presented millions of naira worth of food items to the Plateau state government as palliative More...

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COVID-19: Senate considers Bill to boost healthcare

By Musa Adamu The Senate on Tuesday considered a critical bill which seeks to boost advanced healthcare service delivery in Nigeria to act as safeguard and response to medical emergency in the future. The piece More...

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Anambra South: Apex Court validates Sen. Uba’s victory

By Vivian Okejeme The Supreme Court, yesterday affirms the election of Senator Ifeanyi Uba as the lawmaker representing Anambra South Senatorial District in the 2019 election. The apex court by the verdict, dismissed More...

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Repatriation: Buhari, APC have betrayed almajiria – PDP

By Leteef Ibrahim The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said President Muhammadu Buhari and his All Progressives Congress (APC) have completely betrayed the Almajiris and other downtrodden, poor and vulnerable More...