How Senatorial seats tearing Ogun APC apart

The crisis rocking the Ogun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has been compounded by the jostle for the three senatorial slots by bigwigs in the state. Iwitnesslive learnt…

Kano APC crisis: Ganduje dumps Senatorial ambition

In order to stop the crisis rocking the Kano State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has offered to pull out of the senatorial race for Senator…

Assault: Court orders CCT chairman to appear before Senate for probe

  Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has ordered the chairman of the Code If Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar, to appear before the Senate in a probe of…

Senators lament oil theft, dwindling revenue

By David Kabiyesi Nigerian lawmakers on Thursday attributed the country’s economic downturn on crude oil theft. Reacting to rising trend of dwindling revenue and budget deficit, Senator Olubunmi Adetunmbi stated…

Breaking: APC chairman Adamu resigns from Senate

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress Senator Abdullahi Adamu has relinquished his seat in the Senate. Adamu who is representing Nasarawa North Senatorial District resigned from the upper chamber…

Senate sets up committee to probe DStv, GOtv over subscription fees hike

The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday set up a seven-man committee to probe the operations of Multi-Choice Nigeria, owners of DSTV and GOTV Satellite decoders over alleged arbitrary price hikes of…

Senate separates AGF, Justice Minister; says no to VAT on Exclusive List

One may person may not have the dual roles of Attorney General of the Federation and the Minister of Justice after the Nigerian Senate on Tuesday voted to separate the…

Senate passes Bill on Independent candidacy

The Senate on Tuesday threw out a bill seeking to allow Nigerians in the Diaspora to vote during elections but passed Bill which seeks to allow independent candidates to contest…

Senate to vote on Constitution Review Committee report next week

The Nigerian Senate said it would next Tuesday vote on the report of the Senate Committee on Constitution Review on amendments to the 1999 Constitution. Chairman of the committee, Senator…

Senate Asks FG To Provide Alternative Sources Of Livelihood For Beggars

The Senate has urged the Federal Government to come up with a new policy and initiatives that will create alternative sources of livelihood for beggars in Nigeria.  During plenary on…