Tagged: SENATE

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Ibrahim Magu: The Forces That Nailed Anti-Graft Czar

By Sola Sadiq -/- Ibrahim Magu: The Forces That Nailed Anti-Graft Czar The non-confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as the substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) by the Senate for the second time was a collaborative effort...

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Senator Ndume Faults DSS Report On Magu

By Sola Sadiq -/-   Ndume Faults DSS Report On Magu   Former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, has faulted the latest security report by the Department of State Services (DSS) on Ibrahim Magu, the EFCC boss.   The Senate on...

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Anxiety Over Mark, Akume’s Whereabouts

BY SOLA SADIQ   The long absence of two Senators from Benue State, David Mark and George Akume, at the Red Chamber of the National Assembly has become a subject of speculation in the last few months. While Mark has...

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Disquiet In Ogun APC Over Amosun’s Senate Ambition

By Sola SADIQ   Senator representing Ogun Central district in the National Assembly, Dr. Lanre Tejuosho, may not be offered a second term ticket come 2019.   The eldest son of Osile Oke Ona Egba, Oba Adedapo Tejosho was elected...

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Documents That Nailed Babachir Lawal, SGF

Documents in the coffers of a Nigerian Senste committee have exposed most of the statements that Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Mr. Babachir David Lawal made in his defence against allegations by the Senate as false and...

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I Didn’t Mismanage Benue Funds – Suswam

By Our Editor At Large Former Benue State governor, Dr. Gabriel Suswam, has denied claims of his successor, Samuel Ortom, that he mismanaged the resources of the state during his tenure from 2007 to 2015. Speaking during a telephone interview...

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2019 Kwara South: Saraki In Dilemma

2019 Kwara South: Saraki In DilemmaSenate President, Bukola Saraki, is in a dilemma over who bags the All Progressives Congress for Kwara South senatorial zone between two of his closest political allies, Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed and Senator Rafiu Ibrahim. Ahmed is...

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Aregbesola’s 2019 Senate Ambition Divides Lagos APC

By SOLA SADIQ The alleged ambition of Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State to replace Senator Olamilekan Adeola as the lawmaker representing Lagos West in the National Assembly in 2019, is generating ripples within the Lagos State chapter of the...

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POLICE FINALLY SEAL OFF KOGI ASSEMBLY

Armed policemen yesterday sealed off the Kogi State House of Assembly complex. Inspector-General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase had stated that he needed the advice of the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice before enforcing the resolution...

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SENATE PASSES 2016 BUDGET… CELEBRATES FIRST BUDGET CUT!

The Senate has passed the N6.08 trillion budget for 2016, with an unprecedented reduction in the budget’s total. President Muhammadu Buhari presented a N6.08 trillion proposal in December 2015. The Senate passed N6,060,677,358,227 trillion budget after considering its conference report...