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RIPAN frowns at Senate’s directive over smuggled rice confiscated by Nigerian...

RIPAN frowns at Senate’s directive over smuggled rice confiscated by Nigerian Customs NEWS DIGEST - The Rice Processors Association of Nigeria, RIPAN, has disapproved of...

Sallah: Senate adjourns plenary until May 18

Sallah: Senate adjourns plenary until May 18 NEWS DIGEST - The Senate on Thursday adjourned plenary until May 18, to enable the members to observe...

Nigerian govt denies pay cut plans, says ‘we’re harmonising salaries of...

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has denied plans to cut the salaries of ministries, departments and agencies. In a statement...

Nigerian Army got over N1 trillion in 28 months, Finance minister...

Nigerian Army got over N1 trillion in 28 months, Finance minister tells Senate NEWS DIGEST - The Army got N1,008.84 trillion as budget releases between...

Return rice ‘seized’ in Ibadan markets, Senate directs Customs

Return rice ‘seized’ in Ibadan markets, Senate directs Customs NEWS DIGEST - The Senate Committee on Ethics and Privileges on Tuesday directed the Nigeria Customs...

Senate confirms Justice Garba Abdullahi as Chief Judge FCT High Court

The Senate has confirmed Hon. Justice Salisu Garba Abdullahi as Chief Judge of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The confirmation followed...

No Reasonable Nigerian Would Want APC Back In 2023 – Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Wednesday attacked the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the delay in amending the Electoral Act, saying...

Senate approves N257bn Customs budget

Senate approves N257bn Customs budget NEWS DIGEST - The Senate on Wednesday accused its committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff of not carrying out a...

Senate approves Nigerian govt’s $1.5bn, €995m external loan request

Senate approves Nigerian govt’s $1.5bn, €995m external loan request NEWS DIGEST - The Senate on Wednesday approved the Federal Government’s $1.5 billion, Euro 995 million...

Nigerian Senate suspends plenary over death of lawmakers

The Senate, on Tuesday, upon resumption from its two weeks recess, adjourned plenary till Wednesday, April 14, over the recent death of two members...