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The president of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday at plenary urged the Executive arm of Government to work on the estimates for the 2021 budget to ensure timely presentation to the National Assembly by the end of September. Mr Lawan made the call in his remarks after referring President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2021 to 2023 Medium …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Sunday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari over the worsening security situation across the country and the crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Lawan , after the meeting with the President, briefed State House journalists after the meeting with the president at the State House in …

Barely five days to the end of the tenure of the Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, Babatunde Fowler, President Muhammadu Buhari has shown no sign of renewing his tenure even as investigations show that no fresh request had been sent to the Senate as of Tuesday. At the beginning of the legislative session …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The president of the senate has rejoiced with the APC and the president over the judgement at the Supreme Court today. The senate president in a statement signed by his media aide described the judgement as seal on the February 23 victory at the polls. Senator lawan also said the supreme court’s judgement …

Gbeleyi Abayomi In a bid to meet the december deadline for the budget passage, President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the suspension of foreign trips for Ministers and Head of Government Agencies. The directive was given through a statement issued by the Director of Information Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Willie …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Controversial senator and former governor of Imo state , Rochas Okorocha, has argued for a cut in the cost of running the legislature. The senator who represents Imo west senatorial district made this statement on the floor of the house. According to him, This can be done by reducing the number of lawmakers …

On Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari sent the Senate the name of the acting Nigerian Chief Justice, Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, for approval as the substantive CJN. Senate President Ahmad Lawan read the letter at plenary. It read, “In accordance with Section 231 (1) of the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 (as amended), which …