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    Politics ”I Won’t Sit Here And Allow This Committee Threaten Me With Suspension” Elisha Abbo Lashed Out At Remi Tinubu - EkoMiamiblog

    Senator Elisha Abbo lashed at the Senate committee hearing his alleged case of assault on a shop attendant in a sex toy shop and asked them not to threaten him with suspension... Read more via Ekomiami – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Audu Ogbeh Urges EU To Reduce Visa Given To Nigerian Youths

    Today's News Highlights Include: Kano kingmakers ask court to stop Ganduje from deposing Sanusi – TheCable Senate Okays N5m fine for company without dignified...
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    Politics Senate confirms Buhari’s Communications Director, Keyamo, 6 others as NDIC Board Members – Vanguard News Nigeria

    The Senate, yesterday confirmed the Director, Communications, 2019 Buhari Campaign Organisation, BCO, Festus Keyamo, SAN as a member, governing board of Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC. Also yesterday, the Senate confirmed … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria –...
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    Politics Rail Lines: Senate Summons Amaechi over Alleged Neglect of South-east Zone – Thisdaylive

    The Senate wednesday flayed the alleged marginalisation of the South-east in the ongoing laying of railway lines across the country. The upper legislative chamber of the National Assembly has therefore mandated its Committees on Land Transport, Local and Foreign Debts to summon the Transport...
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    Metro Senate Approves N53bn For Security Agencies Towards Conduct Of 2019 Elections – Sahara Reporters

    The Senate has approved the budget for security agencies for the 2019 elections. The approval was granted during the Senate’s plenary session on Tuesday, after a report was presented by Senator Goje Danjuma for the Committee on Appropriations on the budget of security agencies for the 2019...
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    Politics Again, Senate rushes to amend Electoral Act –

    Members of the eighth Senate has began fresh moves to amend the rejected Electoral Act. The Senators move followed the rejection of two bills seeking the amendment of the Act by President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more via Nigeria News today & Breaking news ▷ Read Naija news 24/7 –...
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    Politics APC, Saraki and Senate presidency – – The Sun News

    Integrity, according to Cambridge Dictionary, is the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles that you refuse to … Read more via – The Sun News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics APC ‘unmoved’ as PDP ‘takes control’ of Senate – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has downplayed its loss of majority seats at the Senate, following yesterday’s defection by 15 lawmakers to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The drama was also replicated at the House of Representatives.... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
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    Buhari: Delayed Judges’ Appointment And Judicial Independence – Leadership Newspaper

    Just as we were settled for the discussion of this topic, the Senate announced the receipt of a letter from President Muhammadu Buhari asking it to approve and confirm the appointment of Justice Adamu Abdu-Kafarati as substantive Chief Judge of the Federal High Court. This is coming nine …...
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    Senate asks Defence Minister, Dan-Ali to withdraw anti-grazing law comment – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday asked the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali to withdraw his statement which said, killings in Nigeria was as a result of anti-grazing laws by Benue and Taraba states. The development followed a point of order by Senator Barnabas Gemade (Benue North East), …...
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    Politics PDP Condemns IG’s Refusal To Honour Senate Invitation - Punch Newspapers

    The Peoples Democratic Party has criticised the repeated snub of Senate’s invitation by the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, and described the attitude as “an assault on Nigeria’s democracy”. READ MORE HERE
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    I owe you no apologies, IG tells Senate – Punch Newspapers

    The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has responded to the Senate resolution on his non-appearance before the upper chamber, saying he owed them no apologies. The IG said he did not have to appear before the lawmakers, noting that a senior police officer of the rank … Read more...
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    Senate establishes committee to investigate chamber invasion – TODAY.NG

    The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday inaugurated a joint Senate and House of Representatives ad-hoc committee to investigate the April 18 invasion of the Senate chamber leading to the theft of its mace. Some minutes into the Senate plenary on April 18, the chamber was invaded …...
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    JUST IN: Senate in longest closed-door meeting – The Sun News

    The Senate is currently in a closed door meeting. The meeting started at about 10:53am. As at 1:20p.m., on Tuesday, lawmakers were still locked in the chamber holding the meeting. The details of the meeting was still unknown, but it might not unconnected to … Read more via The Sun News –...
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    Following Invasion, Senate Resumes Plenary With Mace Present – The Trent

    The Senate has resumed plenary on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, after coming out of an executive session where the earlier incident of forceful removal of the mace was deliberated upon. The session, according to a press release signed by Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Media...
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    Politics Armed Thugs Storm National Assembly, Steal Mace - Guardian News

    The entire National Assembly was enveloped by commotion, fear and tension on Wednesday morning as some armed men stormed the Senate chamber, overpowered security men and forcefully took away the mace. READ MORE HERE
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    Senate blames EFCC over face-off with NIA, DSS – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Senate has cautioned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) to exercise restraint when dealing with sister security agencies. The recommendation follows the adoption of the report of an ad-hoc committee set up to investigate a face-off between armed operatives of the EFCC, the...
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    Politics Senate condemns demolition of APC Secretariat in Kaduna – Vanguard News

    The Senate on Tuesday condemned the demolition of a structure housing a faction of Kaduna State All Progressives Congress (APC) Secretariat. It is reported that the building belonged to Sen. Suleiman Hunkuyi representing Kaduna North Senatorial District. The demolition was carried out under the...
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    Nigeria's Political House Of Cards

    Every time you vote for a Nigerian politician, you know you are taking a gamble. The fine words, the empty promises, the nice clothes and bleached smiles, the shared dance and camera induced enjoyment of street food, are all part of the stage, and a stepping stone for power. Over the past few...
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    Politics EFCC: Ibrahim Magu May be Rejected by Nigerian Senate Again - The Nation

    Acting EFCC Chairman may be rejected by the Nigerian senate for the second time, The Nation says. According to reports, against his Senate confirmation as substantive Chairman of the anti graft agency appear to be unwilling to back down. They are even contemplating heading to the courts to...