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Senate Defers Confirmation of El-Rufai, Others

Sen. Abdullahi Gumel, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), has successfully transmitted the list of 45 confirmed ministerial nominees to the Presidency. Gumel shared this update during a press briefing held in Abuja on Tuesday. Following a recent Senate session, a total of 45 ministerial nominees were confirmed on […]

Senate Balks At Military Action Against Nigerien Coupists

The recent efforts by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to reinstate President Mohamed Bazoum of Niger Republic through military action have faced setbacks. In response to this situation, the Nigerian Senate has advised President Bola Tinubu, who is also the Chairman of ECOWAS, to explore political and diplomatic solutions to restore democracy […]

Senate Urges NLC to Halt Impending Fuel Subsidy Removal Strike

The Senate has issued an appeal to the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), urging them to suspend their impending strike concerning the removal of fuel subsidy and instead continue negotiations with the Federal Government. This resolution by the Senate came after they considered and adopted a motion during their plenary session on Monday. The motion, titled […]

PDP the Loser As Akpabio Forms Special Committees

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was a big loser as the Senate President, Godswill Akpabio, on Tuesday announced the formation of eight committees to facilitate the smooth functioning of the Red Chamber. It is worth noting that the composition of the seven Standing Committees did not include members from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), the […]