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POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Lawan, Omo-Agege Warn Abaribe On PIA, FG Considers Taking States To Supreme Court

Lawan, Omo-Agege caution Abaribe on PIA Senate President Ahmad Lawan yesterday warned his colleagues to reduce their interactions with the media. He implored them to limit their discussions on the happenings in the country with their colleagues in the Upper Chamber, if they felt dissatisfied with any issue.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Lawan, Omo-Agege Warn Abaribe On PIA, FG Considers Taking States To Supreme Court

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Buhari Makes New Appointments, Court Adjourns Kanu’s suit Against FG

Buhari Makes New Appointments Photo Credit: Daily Post President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed new members to the board of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Buhari, in a letter to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, named Mr George Abang as secretary of the board while Kola Adeshina, Mohammed Yahaya and Lukman Mohammed, were appointed as board members.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari Makes New Appointments, Court Adjourns Kanu’s suit Against FG

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: PMB Appoints New EFCC Board Members, Kogi Prison Was Attacked By Boko Haram- Imam

Buhari Appoints New EFCC Board Members: President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed new members into the board of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). While he appointed Mr George Abang as secretary of the board, Lukman Mohammed, Kola Adeshina and Mohammed Yahaya were appointed as board members.

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Today's Headlines: PMB Appoints New EFCC Board Members, Kogi Prison Was Attacked By Boko Haram- Imam

POLITICS

Senate President Lawan commissions Akpabio/Emmanuel project Tuesday

Senate President, Senator Ahmad Lawan will on Tuesday commission the Uyo-Ikot Ekpene Road in Akwa Ibom state which was started during the administration of former governor Godswill Akpabio and completed by incumbent Deacon Udom Emmanuel. The 25 kilometres dualised road that boasts digital streetlights links seven local government areas: Uyo, Itu, Ibiono, Ikono, Abak, Essien Udim and Ikot Ekpene.

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Senate President Lawan commissions Akpabio/Emmanuel project Tuesday

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Loan: 1 Statement Buhari Made At UN Assembly Which Should Be A Reason For FG To Stop Borrowing Money

The issue of borrowing loan from other countries has raised a lot of arguments within the country. The federal government led by President Buhari has borrowed a large sum of money from different nations. (Buhari. Credit: Afrikinfo). Also, a lot of people have advised the federal government to stop borrowing money because of future purposes.

  1 year ago ago
Loan: 1 Statement Buhari Made At UN Assembly Which Should Be A Reason For FG To Stop Borrowing Money

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari Approves New Appointment; Group Endorses Osinbajo For 2023 Presidency

Buhari Approves New Appointment President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed new members to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission's board (EFCC). Photo Credit: Dailytrust While appointing Mr. George Abang as secretary of the board, he also appointed Lukman Mohammed, Kola Adeshina, and Mohammed Yahaya as board members.

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Today's Headlines: Buhari Approves New Appointment; Group Endorses Osinbajo For 2023 Presidency

POLITICS

Ex Senate President, Saraki Shared Photos Of His Pretty Daughters To Mark Girl-Child Day [Photos]

Former president of the Nigerian senate, Dr Bukola Saraki recently took to his verified instagram page to celebrate his two daughters. The Kwara state born politician wrote a long epistle for them to mark the international girl-child day that was celebrated yesterday.Recall; Dr Bukola Saraki was the senate president of the federal republic of Nigeria from 2015-2019, before Ahmad Lawan succeeded him.

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Ex Senate President, Saraki Shared Photos Of His Pretty Daughters To Mark Girl-Child Day [Photos]

POLITICS

Opinion: What Buhari Should Do As Senate President Urged FG To Reduce Borrowing

Nigerian Senate President Ahmad Lawan in one of his recent statements during a joint session of the national assembly where President Muhammadu Buhari presented 2022 budget, urged the Federal Government to look for other sources of funds in order to reduce borrowing. In a report by Punch Newspaper, Lawan disclosed that the national assembly had approved the government's requests for borrowing having seen the commitment of the present administration to set up invaluable infrastructures across the country.

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Opinion: What Buhari Should Do As Senate President Urged FG To Reduce Borrowing

RELIGION

Senator Abba Moro felicitates With Muslims On Eid-El-Maulud

The Senator representing Benue South Senatorial District, Comrade Abba Moro, felicitates with the Senate President, H.E., Senator Ahmad Lawan, the Muslim community in Benue South and all Muslims in the country on this year's Eid-El-Maulud. Eid-El-Maulud is celebrated annually by Muslims to mark the birthday of Prophet Mohammed (SAW).

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Senator Abba Moro felicitates With Muslims On Eid-El-Maulud

POLITICS

Gov Emmanuel requests FG to reimburse costs for Uyo-Ikot Ekpene Road project

Governor Udom Emmanuel has asked for a refund from the federal government after completing the Uyo-Ikot Ekpene Road in Akwa Ibom state. He said the road which was started during the administration of his predecessor and current Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, is a federal project.

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Gov Emmanuel requests FG to reimburse costs for Uyo-Ikot Ekpene Road project

HEALTH

Today's Headlines: Lawan Begs FCDA, Ondo Makes COVID-19 Vaccine Compulsory

Lawan begs FCDA to rehabilitate dilapidating National Assembly complex The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday appealed to the Federal Capital Development Authority to fix the dilapidated parts of the National Assembly and save it from further roof leakage. Lawan made the appeal at the foundation laying of the permanent office complex of the National Assembly Service Commission.

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Today's Headlines: Lawan Begs FCDA, Ondo Makes COVID-19 Vaccine Compulsory

POLITICS

OPINION: How The Petroleum Industry Act redefines Buhari’s Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari stunned his critics when he signed the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) – now the Petroleum Industry Act – into law on August 16, 2021. (PIA). Many people may forget, in the heat of the moment, that the bill has been through the most difficult trip in Nigerian lawmaking history, having faced numerous defeats for nearly two decades.

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OPINION: How The Petroleum Industry Act redefines Buhari’s Presidency

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari Presents 2022 Budget; Ex-Super Eagles Spokesman Alaiya Is dead

Buhari presents 2022 budget PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly, informing both the Senate and the House of Representatives that he will, at noon tomorrow, Thursday, present the 2022 Appropriation Bill. Photos Credit: Vanguard The presentation of the Appropriation Bill will be made during a joint session of both chambers.

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Today's Headlines: Buhari Presents 2022 Budget; Ex-Super Eagles Spokesman Alaiya Is dead

POLITICS

Sen. Lawan on MDAs sabotaging Buhari over loan application: A case to ponder.

The Senate president, Ahmad Lawan is of the opinion the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is being sabotaged in his efforts to provide infrastructure for the country. Senate president Lawan (vanguardngr.com) This he said because, the president made a request for loans to fund projects by Ministeries, Departments and Agencies of government.

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Sen. Lawan on MDAs sabotaging Buhari over loan application: A case to ponder.

POLITICS

President Buhari appoints new EFCC Board

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a secretary and board members of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The appointees include George Ekpungu (Secretary, Cross River State), Luqman Muhammed (Edo), Anumba Adaeze(Enugu), Kola Adesina (Kwara State), and Yahaya Muhammad (Yobe State)as members of the board.

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President Buhari appoints new EFCC Board

POLITICS

Just in: Senate adopts electronic transmission of election results

The Senate has on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, adopted the electronic transmission of election results. This was contained in a report of the Conference Committee that was submitted to the Upper Chamber. The adoption was however not without some serious arguments among the senators, before everything was later brought under control by Senate President, Ahmad Lawan.

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Just in: Senate adopts electronic transmission of election results

POLITICS

Today's Headlines; Lawan Cautioned His Fellow Senators; Senator Ordia Denies Succession Rumour

Photos Credit: Google Lawan To Senators: Talk Less To The Press The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has cautioned fellow Senators against talking to the press in order not to misled the public. Photos Credit:Leadership News According to Lawan, once an issue has been decided in the Senate, any lawmaker who is dissatisfied should approach his colleagues on the matter rather than talking to journalists.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines; Lawan Cautioned His Fellow Senators; Senator Ordia Denies Succession Rumour

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: PMB Presents 2022 Budget To NASS, How Nigerian Army Commanders Embezzled Millions Of Naira

President Muhamadu Buhari presents 2022 budget to NASS PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly, informing both the Senate and the House of Representatives that he will, at noon tomorrow, Thursday, present the 2022 Appropriation Bill. The presentation of the Appropriation Bill will be made during a joint session of both chambers.

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Today's Headlines: PMB Presents 2022 Budget To NASS, How Nigerian Army Commanders Embezzled Millions Of Naira

POLITICS

CUPP Calls For Impeachment of Buhari, Lawan and Gbajabiamila

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) on a press conference today called on the Nigeria National Assembly to commence impeachment proceedings against President Muhammad Buhari, Ahmad Lawan and Femi Gbajabiamila. As reported by Daily Post Nigeria, the CUPP spokesperson, Ikenga Ugochinyere alleged that the president has abused his office, misconducted himself and has failed in his primary duty of protecting the lives and properties of Nigerian citizens.

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CUPP Calls For Impeachment of Buhari, Lawan and Gbajabiamila

ECONOMY-FINANCE

2022 budget: How Nigeria can reduce loans – Ahmad Lawan

Ahmad Lawan has said that for the debt in the country’s budget to be reduced, a serious effort must be made by the Legislature and Executive to scrutinize other sources of funding to reduce borrowing. This was made known on Thursday in a speech delivered during the presentation of the 2022 budget to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari.On the quick deliberation of the 2022 budget, Lawan said that the Ninth Assembly remains committed to sustaining the January to December budget timeline hitherto reverted to after its inauguration.

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2022 budget: How Nigeria can reduce loans – Ahmad Lawan