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    Politics Senate President, Ahmad Lawan kicks against scrapping of SARS - Linda Ikejis Blog
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    Politics We had little doubts about Senate President Ahmad Lawan and his Deputy Omo-Agege - Osinbajo - LIB

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday February 23, disclosed that they had little doubts about Senators Ahmad Lawan and Ovie Omo-Agege before they emerged as Senate President and Deputy Senate President respectively. Osinbajo made the disclosure at a Thanksgiving service for Mr Omo-Agege in...
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    Politics JUST IN: Senate sends new FIRS, AMCON heads to committees - Daily Post

    Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has referred the newly appointed heads of Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) to relevant committees for screening ahead of confirmation. Senate, had on Tuesday, received the names of Muhammad Nami and Edward...
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    Politics BREAKING: Buhari appoints Akpabio, Keyamo, Fashola, 40 other ministers – Premium Times Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has finally sent his list of ministerial nominees to the Senate. This was made known by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, who read out the president’s letter at plenary on Tuesday. The president appointed 43 ministers. Among the appointees are former Akwa Ibom State …...
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    Politics Lawan lied, Senator’s monthly take home pay is N15m – Sagay – P.M. News

    Prof. Itse Sagay Constitutional lawyer, Prof. Itse Sagay on Wednesday said the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan lied when he said his monthly salary as a senator was N750,000. He said the Senate President should stop misleading the public as the monthly salary of a senator is N15 million. … Read...
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    Metro Lawan appoints CoS, SA media – Daily Trust

    Sen Ahmed Lawan Senate President Ahmad Lawan has approved the appointments of Babagana Muhammad Aji and Festus Adedayo as his Chief of Staff and Special Adviser on Media and Publicity respectively. A statement by the Special Adviser to the Senate … Read more via Daily Trust –...
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    Politics Lawan swears-in Okorocha as senator for Imo West – Daily Trust

    Lawan swears-in Okorocha as senator for Imo West ADVERTISEMENT Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Thursday swore-in the immediate past governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha, as the senator representing Imo West. Okorocha was on Tuesday issued his certificate of return by the Independent National...
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    Politics What Senate President Lawan said after meeting Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria

    The newly-elected President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has assured that the National Assembly will have a good working relationship with the executive arm of government. He spoke Tuesday night after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Lawan polled 79 votes...
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    Politics #NASSElection: Senator Ovie Omo-Agege Emerges As Deputy Senate President - Premium Times

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    Politics Ekweremadu returns official vehicles – Daily Trust

    Ekweremadu returns official vehicles ADVERTISEMENT Senator Ike Ekweremadu The Deputy Senate President in the just concluded 8th Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has returned his official vehicles. Our correspondent who was at the Deputy Senate President’s designated car park on Tuesday morning saw the...
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    Politics Senate Presidency: Ndume says he wants votes not endorsement – Pulse Nigeria

    The Senator says he’ll go into the election on Tuesday, saying it’s either he wins or loses. Following the purported endorsement of APC senator, Ahmed Lawan by 60 PDP senators for Senate Presidency, Senator Ali Ndume has said he’s more interested in votes not endorsement. According … Read...
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    Politics EXCLUSIVE: Senate Presidency: How President Buhari Plans To Drop EFCC Case Against Danjuma Goje – Sahara Reporters

    The battle for the soul of the Nigerian Senate has taken another twist and turn as President Muhammadu Buhari is concluding plans to drop charges preferred against Senator Danjuma Goje by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), SaharaReporters can confirm. Goje who had indicated...
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    Politics Why I backed out of Senate Presidency race – Goje – Daily Trust

    Senator Danjuma Goje. A key contender for the Senate Presidency, Senator Danjuma Goje, has explained why he backed out of the race after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on … Read more via Daily Trust – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics What will happen if I don’t become next Senate President – Lawan – Daily Post Nigeria

    Senate Leader, Dr. Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday spoke on his ambition to become Nigeria’s ninth Senate President. He told newsmen in Abuja that although his mission is to have a Senate and the National Assembly that will work for Nigerians, his ambition is not a do-or-die affair. … Read more via...
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    Politics After 20 years in the Senate, David Mark begins ‘thank you tour’ to his constituents – Vanguard News

    By Henry Umoru ABUJA- AFTER his sojourn in the Senate for twenty years, representing the people of Benue South Senatorial district, former Senate President, Senator David Mark, will today begin a thank you tour to all the local governments that make up the zone. David Mark In a … Read more...
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    Politics SENATE PRESIDENCY: Lawan to meet Ndume, Goje, takes campaign to media houses – Vanguard News

    Calls for use of open ballot system to elect presiding officers PDP Senators yet to take position on a preferred candidate Goje yet to declare formally, Ndume vows to run By Henry Umoru, Assistant Political Editor ABUJA- AHEAD of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly and election …...
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    Video Victoria Kimani: I Can’t Date A Broke, Unambitious Man

    Today's News Highlights Include: Election Tribunal: INEC presiding officers to testify for Atiku, say results transmitted electronically – Premium Times Nigeria...
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    Politics 9th NASS leadership: Adamawa APC supports Lawal, Gbajabiamila – Pulse Nigeria

    The Adamawa Chapter of the All Progressives Congress(APC) has thrown its weight behind the candidatures of Sen. Ahmed Lawal and Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila for the leadership of the 9th National Assembly (NAN). Alhaji Ahmed Lawal, state Organising Secretary of the party, made the declaration in...
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    Politics Amosun, Shettima Hatching Plans To Install Ali Ndume As Next Senate President – Nairaland

    Outgoing governors of Ogun and Borno States, Ibukunle Amosun, and, Hashim Shettima, both of whom are also senators-elect had long conversation on Tuesday during the orientation programme for new lawmakers. The two governors were said to have excused themselves from the orientation venue in Abuja...
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    Metro More intrigues over senate presidency as group endorses Goje - THE CABLE

    The North-East Youths Development Association has endorsed Danjume Goje, senator representing Gombe central, as the next senate president. The protesters besieged the national assembly premises on Thursday and asked the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to not only zone the...