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    IG Drags Senate to Court over His Censure – Thisdaylive

    The Inspector General of Police (IG) Thursday dragged the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, and the Senate to the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court over the resolution … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Senate passes bill to ease business registration – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Senate on Tuesday passed a Bill to repeal and re-enact Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) to make it possible for individuals to register their companies from any part of the world. The bill comes 28 years after the passage of the original Companies … Read more via Premium Times...
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    Omo-Agege can resume today, says Senate – Punch Newspapers

    The Senate has said Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, who was suspended but whose suspension was invalidated by a Federal High Court, can resume today. While stating that the access to be given to Omo-Agege was in compliance with the court order, it noted that the judgment … Read more via Punch...
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    Omo-Agege: Security beef-up at National Assembly ahead of resumption – Premium Times Nigeria

    Security was on Monday beefed up at the National Assembly, Abuja, ahead of expected resumption of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege following Thursday’s Abuja High Court nullification of his suspension by the Senate. Strengthening of security arrangement at the complex, especially around the Senate...
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    IGP dares Senate, says ‘I’ve no apology for non-appearance – The Sun News

    Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, said he has no apology for not appearing before the Senate for three consecutive times over police’s alleged manhandling of Sen. Dino Melaye. IGP Idris has also described the resolution of the Senate during its plenary, … Read more via The...
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    Senate Declares IGP Enemy Of Democracy, Unfit To Hold Office • Channels Television –...

    The Senate has declared the Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, as an ‘enemy of democracy’ and that he is unfit to hold a public office. Senate President Bukola Saraki announced this on Wednesday during plenary at the Upper Chamber of … Read more via Channels Television –...
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    Senate Declares IGP Enemy Of Democracy, Unfit To Hold Office – Channels Television News

    The Senate has declared the Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, as an ‘enemy of democracy’ and that he is unfit to hold a public office. Senate President Bukola Saraki announced this on Wednesday during plenary at the Upper Chamber of … Read more via Channels Television News –...
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    Senate wants enforcement of age limit in driver’s licence acquisition – The Guardian Newspaper

    The Senate on Tuesday, called for enforcement of age limit in the acquisition of driver’s licence to check reckless driving. The Red Chamber also called for mandatory short term courses for prospective drivers across the country. It mandated the Committee on … Read more via The Guardian...
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    Metering: House of Reps moves to curb estimated billing – The Sun News

    In its bid to curb cases of estimated billing in the country by electricity distribution companies (DisCos), the House of Representatives has expressed its determination to encourage and strengthen operations of indigenous meter manufacturers. Consequently, its … Read more via The Sun News...
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    $496m fighter jets: Lawmakers disagree on Buhari as panel submits report Wednesday - Punch Newspaper

    The All Progressives Congress members in the National Assembly and their Peoples Democratic Party counterparts have disagreed on the possible effect of the report of the Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters looking … Read more via Punch Newspapers –
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    Court adjourns Omo-Agege’s suit against Senate till April 30 – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday fixed April 30 to hear a suit filed by suspended senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, against the Senate, the Senate President and Attorney-General of the Federation. Mr Omo-Agege, who represents Delta Central Senatorial district, filed the suit to challenge his …...
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    Senate Re-Summons Police IG Amidst Anger Over Melaye’s Ordeal, Killings – Sahara Reporters News

    The Senate has asked Mr. Ibrahim Idris, the Inspector General of Police to appear at the red chamber next Wednesday over the ongoing troubles of their colleague, Mr. Dino Melaye, APC Kogi West with the law enforcement agency as well as the killings going on in various parts of the country...
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    Senate asks NNPC to refund N216 billion spent as subsidy in 2017 – Premium Times Newspaper

    The Senate has asked the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to refund N216 billion paid by the commission as subsidy in 2017. The lawmakers unanimously agreed that the money be repaid to the Consolidated Revenue Fund, saying its expenditure is illegal. This position was part …...
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    University Of Ibadan Advises 408 Students To Withdraw – Sahara Reporters

    The Senate of the University of Ibadan has advised 408 students to withdraw from the institution after failing to meet the minimum academic requirements. The Senate of the school ratified the withdrawal of the students at its meeting where results of graduating and non-graduating students were...
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    The Mace thieves and their hidden drummers – The Sun News

    I was still trying to figure out what happened in Zamfara State when Mace thieves decided to invade not just the Senate, but our public space. Without wearing balaclava or any form of disguise, they walked down the aisle of the Senate confidently and grabbed the … Read more via The Sun...
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    Politics Buhari’s nominee remanded in prison for alleged N182m fraud - Punch newspaper

    A Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin has remanded Dr. Saadu Alanamu in prison custody for alleged fraud to the tune of N182m and abuse of bail condition. Incidentally, Alanamu’s name was forwarded to the Senate by President Muhammadu Buhari last week for confirmation as a commissioner of...
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    Politics N30tn revenue leakage report will shock Nigerians, says Senate - Punch Ng

    The report by the investigations conducted by the Joint Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport into the alleged revenue leakages in the import and export value chain, valued at N30tn, is due for presentation, SUNDAY PUNCH has learnt. A member of the committee, who...
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    Metro Offa killings: Senate probes robbery attack - vanguard Ng

    The Senate has begun a probe into the deadly armed robbery attack on several banks in Offa, Kwara State, which led to the death of nine policemen and several others. It, however, mandated its Committees on Police Affairs and National Security and Intelligence to investigate the matter and...
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    Politics Senate gives c’ttee one week to screen 4 MPC members, CBN dep gov – Vanguard News

    THE Senate has mandated its Committee on Banking and other Financial Institutions to screen nominees for appointment as members of the Monetary Policy Committee, MPC, of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, within the next one week. MEETING: From left, Governor, Central Bank of … --Read more...
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    Politics 2018 budget: No scheduled date for passage yet – Senate – TODAY.NG

    The Senate on Tuesday said there was no date yet for the passage of the 2018 Budget. -- Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Political News