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Buhari writes Senate, requests fresh foreign loan

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate to approve $4 billion and €710 million external loans. This is contained in a letter addressed to...

70 per cent of Nigeria’s budget now goes to debt servicing,...

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Sen. Ajibola Basiru, has lamented over the status of Nigeria's budget. According to him,  70% of...

Just in: Senate passes PIB Bill, pegs contribution to host community...

The upper legislative chamber the Senate has passed the conference report of the National Assembly on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). It was gathered that...

Senate passes supplementary budget of N895.842 billion into law

The upper legislative chamber, the Senate on Wednesday passed a supplementary budget of N895.842 billion into law. The development follows a satisfactory report by Senator...

NNPC GMD, Kyari to brief Senate on Thursday- Lawan

A new dimension has been added to the much-talked about Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) 2021. The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation...

Solid Minerals Areas Development Commission bill passes through second reading in...

A Bill seeking to establish Solid Minerals Areas Development Commission bill, has passed through second reading in the Senate on Tuesday. The Bill was sponsored...

Nigeria needs Twitter, says Senate President, Lawan

Senate President Ahmad Lawan has spoken out about the controversial suspension of micro blogging and social network platform Twitter by the Federal Government. Acccording to...

“Continue to use Twitter, it’s your right”- NASS minority caucus tells...

The joint minority caucus of the National Assembly on Wednesday has called on Nigerians to ignore the ban of Twitter platform by the Federal...

Just in: Senate suspends plenary for one week over constitution review...

The Senate will not meet in plenary throughout next week, Senate President Ahmad Lawan, disclosed on Wednesday morning. Lawan said the week will be dedicated...

Senate summons security chiefs over worsening state of insecurity

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday disclosed that the Service Chiefs and heads of security agencies would, on Thursday, appear before the...