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Senate passes bill scrapping HND/BSc dichotomy

  The Senate, on Wednesday, passed a bill seeking to abolish the dichotomy between the Higher National Diploma certificate and the university degree holders in...

Why Senate should be scrapped — Akeredolu

  Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has called for a unicameral legislature for the country. According to the governor, the Senate should be scrapped to...

Buhari asks Senate to confirm new Army Chief, Maj. Gen. Yahaya

President Muhammadu Buhari has written a letter to the Senate, asking them to formally confirm newly appointed Chief of Army Staff (CoAS), Major General...

Kidnapping: Senate proposes 15-year jail term for payment, receipt of ransom

A bill that seeks to prohibit the payment and receipt of ransom for the release of any person kidnapped, imprisoned or wrongfully confined has...

Buhari seeks approval for fresh N2.3trn external loan

  President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to approve another N2.3trillion ($6.18bn) external loan. This is contained in a letter addressed to the Senate President,...

Senate to hold zonal hearings on constitution review

The Senate has disclosed its plan to hold zonal public hearing on the review of the 1999 Constitution from May 26 to 27. The Committee...

MDAs yet to remit over N3trn, Senate raises alarm

  Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, are yet to remit over N3 trillion to the Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF) of the Federal government between 2014...

Senate orders Customs to return rice, cash seized at Ibadan market...

  The Nigerian Customs Service has been ordered by the Senate Committee on Ethics and Privileges on Tuesday to return the bags of rice and...

NOA quizzed by Senate over N2bn staff unretired cash advances

  The National Orientation Agency (NOA) is being quizzed by the Senate Committee on Public Accounts over payment of N2 billion as cash advances to...

Assault: Senate gives CCT chairman two weeks to defend self

  The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions has given the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Mr Danladi Umar, two...

Being famous is a curse – Mofe Duncan

  Ace actor, Mofe Duncan, has lamented over the struggles of being famous. The actor was slammed for stating to have purchased four fingers of plantain...
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