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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business Senate considers stiffer penalties as Nigeria loses N271 billion to gas flaring – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Senate is considering stiffer penalties for individuals and corporate entities engaged gas flaring in with effect from January 1, 2021.The Gas Flaring (Prohibition and Punishment) Bill, 2020, which was sponsored by Senator Albert Bassey Akpan (Akwa-Ibom North East), scaled second reading...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari urges preachers to focus on family values – Premium Times Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja advised Christian and Muslim leaders, and preachers generally, in the country to give more attention to issues that strengthen the family, and build society, describing them as “custodians of our values and... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria –...
  3. Nigeria Business News

    Business Senate probes GSM operators over drop calls – Vanguard News

    THE Senate has begun investigation into networks provided by the Global Systems for Mobile Communications, GSM operators in the Country over increasing rate of drop calls.... Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2ue8FIr Get more: Nigeria Business News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate seeks N1.1bn for establishment of civil defence academy – Businessday NG

    The Senate is seeking N1.1 billion to enable establishment of the Nigerian Civil Defence Academy to train corps to attain the highest standards of professionalism. The academy, Senate said is imperative due to lingering national security matters and... Read more via Businessday NG –...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Senate president wants security beefed up at NASS – Pulse Nigeria News

    President of the Senate Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday tasked top security officials to beef up security measures at the National Assembly. Lawan, who is also the Chairman of the National Assembly, said that he had received reports of security threat to the assembly.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria...
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    Metro Senate confirms Nuhu as NCAA DG – Vanguard News

    THE Senate Tuesday confirmed the nomination of Captain Musa Shuaibu Nuhu as Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). Nuhu’s confirmation was sequel to the consideration of the report on the screening of the nominee by the.... Read more via Vanguard News –...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Bukola Saraki And Ahmad Lawan All Smiles As They Meet At Udom’s Father’s Burial – Nairaland

    President of the Senate, His Excellency, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan arrives Uyo, the capital of Akwa Ibom state for the burial of Late Elder Gabriel Emmanuel Nkanang, father of the governor of Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency, Emmanuel Udom. Upon arriving the Victor Atta International Airport in Uyo...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics NASS has commenced consultation with Executive to quicken passage of PIB – Lawan – Businessday NG

    Senate President, Ahmad Lawan revealed on Wednesday that the National Assembly has commenced consultation with the Executive arm of government to enact a fresh version of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) and ensure its immediate passage.... Read more via Businessday NG –...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Our security system has failed – Senate president Lawan laments – Legit.ng

    Nigeria's Senate president, Ahmad Lawan, on Monday, January 27, condemned the current security situation in Nigeria. Daily Trust reports that the Senate president said the escalation of killings and kidnapping across Nigerian states has mandated the ninth Senate to engage with security...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Tinubu makes revelations about Senate president Ahmad Lawan – Legit.ng

    National leader of the Nigeria’s All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, congratulates Senate president, Ahmad Lawan for turning 61. Tinubu notes some of the qualities possessed by Lawan who hails from Yobe state.... Read more via Legit.ng – https://ift.tt/36Pzelk Get More...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate president describes attack on Jonathan’s country home as despicable – Pulse Nigeria News

    The President of the Senate, Sen. Ahmad Lawan, has described the attack on the country home of Nigeria’s former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, as despicable. Lawan, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media, Ola Awoniyi, on Tuesday in Abuja, described the attack on Jonathan’s … Read...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Border closure: Senate to probe closure of Nigerian businesses in Ghana – Nairametrics

    The Nigerian Senate has directed its Committees on Foreign Affairs and Trade and Investment to investigate the alleged shutdown of Nigerian businesses in Ghana. The probe was initiated as the operation of about 600 businesses belonging to Nigerians were allegedly shut... Read more via...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate to pass Buhari’s $30 billion loan request – Lawan – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Monday, gave the clearest indication yet that the Senate would pass a $29.96 billion loan request by President Muhammadu Buhari. Mr Lawan, while addressing journalists in Abuja, said the.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – https://ift.tt/36JuU6H...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why Senate under Saraki rejected Buhari’s $30bn loan request – Ex-senator – Premium Times Nigeria

    A former lawmaker, Shehu Sani, said the eight Senate rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s loan request to save Nigeria from sinking into the dark gully of a perpetual debt trap. Mr Sani who was the chairman of the Senate committee on local and foreign debt said the eight … Read more via...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari: How Saraki, Senators slowed me down – Newtelegraph

    President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday recounted how he was fruatrated by the 8th session of the National Assembly over his plans to borrow money for some developmental projects.... Read more via Newtelegraph – https://ift.tt/2Ox2jLi Get More Nigeria Political News
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Why Nigeria will miss David-West – Lawan – P.M. News

    President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan mourns the death of a two-time Federal minister, Professor Tam David-West, who died on Monday at the age of 83 years.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/34MxSpK Get More Nigeria Metro News
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari can be President from anywhere – Oshiomhole – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Adams Oshiomhole, the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has stated that President Buhari can preside over the affairs of the nation from anywhere in the world..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – https://ift.tt/34CfrnY Get More Nigeria Political News
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate president calls for inclusion of anti-corruption courses in Nigerian schools’ curricula – Vanguard News

    Senate President, Ahmad Lawan has called for the inclusion of anti-corruption course in schools’ curricula to reduce the menace of corruption in the country. Special Adviser (Media) to President of the Senate, Mr Ola Awoniyi, quoted Lawan in a statement as making the..... Read more via...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate President, Lawan wants corruption taught in all school levels – Daily Post Nigeria

    President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has called for the inclusion of anti-corruption course in schools’ curricula to reduce the menace of corruption in the country.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2W9Hk3I Get More Nigeria Political News
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #SexForGrades:- Senate Considers 5 Years Sentence For Sexual Abuse In Schools – A Good Move? – Naijaloaded

    The Nigerian senate is currently considering to send sexual abusers in schools behind bars for 5 years. Punch Metro reports that the Senate on Wednesday revisited the... Read more via Naijaloaded – https://ift.tt/32bqELr Get More Nigeria Metro News