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Senate
By metro On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Senate calls for total overhaul of National security architecture

The Nigerian Senate, on Wednesday, resolved to set up an Adhoc Committee to look into the national security architecture of the country, with the view of proferring lasting solutions to the menace of insecurity More...

Senate
By metro On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Senate gives go-ahead for $5.5 billion foreign borrowing

Nigeria will move ahead with plans to borrow $5.5 billion from foreign investors after the Senate on Tuesday approved President Muhammadu Buhari request for the move.  The money is designed to plug a large gap More...

Senate
By metro On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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Senate not done with Ndume yet

The Senate will challenge the Nov. 13 judgment of the Federal High Court ordering it to pay all salaries and allowances of Sen. Ali Ndume, who has been on a six-month suspension. The senate made this known in a More...

Senate
By metro On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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Senate to dust-up Oronsaye report on agencies

Senate is to dust-up Mr. Stephen Oronsaye’s report of Presidential committee on Rationalisation and Restructuring of Federal Government parastatals, commissions and agencies. The former Head of Service, Mr. Steven More...

Senate
By metro On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
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Senate probes privatization of govt coys

The Senate, Tuesday,  resolved to commence a comprehensive probe of all federal government public enterprise that have been privatised with a view to ensuring their positive impavt on Nigetians and economy. Consequently More...

Senate
By metro On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
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Senate, EFCC take action on Maina

Irked by the current controversy over the recall of run-away civil servant, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, the Senate has raised a committee to investigate the case just as EFCC sealed his $2 million mansion. The Senate More...

Kayode Fayemi,
By metro On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Senate summons Fayemi over mining roadmap

The Senate has summoned the Minister of Solid Minerals, Dr Kayode Fayemi, to brief it on nigeria’s mining policy, implementation framework and protection. The minister is also expected to brief the upper chamber More...

Senate
By metro On Sunday, October 1st, 2017
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Investors : Senate assures on appropriate legislation

The Vice-Chairman Senate Committee on Science and Technology, Sen. Yusuf Yusuf, has said that the Senate was working on legislations aimed at attracting more foreign investors to Nigeria. Yusuf said this when he More...

Senate
By metro On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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Senate Swears In Andrew Uchendu To Replace Sekibo

The Senate has today sworn in Senator Andrew Uchendu as the representative of Rivers East Senatorial district in line with a court order. Uchendu has therefore replaced Senator George Sekibo, who was sacked due More...

Udoma Udo Udoma
By metro On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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Senate summons Finance, Budget ministers

The Senate has summoned the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun and her Budget and National Planning counterpart, Sen. Udo Udoma, to brief Nigerians on the state of the economy. The Chairman, Senate Committee More...