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Mace Theft: Saraki Visits The Home Of Injured Sergeant-At Arms

Mace Theft: Saraki Visits The Home Of Injured Sergeant-At Arms

🕔20:09, 22.Apr 2018

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki on Sunday visited the home of the assaulted female Sergeant-at-Arms, Mrs Sandra Davou, who fought gallantly with thugs that invaded the hallowed chamber of the Senate on Wednesday. Reports had it that the female officer

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How Mace Was Stolen At The Nigerian Senate During Plenary

How Mace Was Stolen At The Nigerian Senate During Plenary

🕔14:03, 18.Apr 2018

Thugs invaded the Nigerian Senate, and made away with the mace–the symbol of authority– while the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu was presiding over plenary, today. Today’s session started around 11am (Nigerian time) and about 15 minutes after, five unknown

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Supreme Court Fixes July 6 For Judgement On FG, Saraki Appeals

Supreme Court Fixes July 6 For Judgement On FG, Saraki Appeals

🕔17:35, 12.Apr 2018

The Supreme Court, on Thursday fixed July 6, for judgement in an appeal filed by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and a cross-appeal entered by the Federal Government, both challenging the decision of the Code of Conduct Tribunal(CCT) in respect

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Senate Suspends APC Lawmaker

Senate Suspends APC Lawmaker

🕔17:31, 12.Apr 2018

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege representing Delta Central Senatorial district was during plenary on Thursday suspended for 90 legislative days. The Senate Committee on Public Petitions, Ethics and Privileges which investigated him over comment on the reordering of electoral timetable recommended his

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Buhari Makes 26 New Appointments – SEE FULL LIST

Buhari Makes 26 New Appointments – SEE FULL LIST

🕔19:07, 10.Apr 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate to confirm Festus Okoye as National Commissioner for the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC). Okoye is among 26 new appointees the President sent in their names, in separate letters, to the Senate for

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Nigerian Senate Suspends Plenary

Nigerian Senate Suspends Plenary

🕔12:52, 20.Mar 2018

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday suspended its sitting over the death of a colleague, Senator Ali Wakili. Wakili, representing Bauchi South died on Saturday. Coming under order 43 of the Senate’s standing order, Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan, asked the Senate

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BREAKING: Popular APC Senator Slumps And Dies

BREAKING: Popular APC Senator Slumps And Dies

🕔13:35, 17.Mar 2018

The Senator representing Bauchi Central at the Senate, Ali Wakili, is dead. Sources said he slumped at his residence in Gwarimpa, Abuja and died on his way to the hospital. The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has tweeted about Mr Wakili’s

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2019 Election Timetable: Saraki Warns INEC

2019 Election Timetable: Saraki Warns INEC

🕔08:13, 13.Mar 2018

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has warned the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) against undermining the powers of the National Assembly in the amendment to the Electoral Act 2010. Saraki issued the warning while making reference to the controversy generated by the

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Why Charly Boy Apologised To Saraki

Why Charly Boy Apologised To Saraki

🕔09:34, 12.Mar 2018

Charles Oputa a.k.a Charly boy has tendered an apology to Senate President, Bukola Saraki over a post he put up through his Twitter handle. Oputa, via his twitter handle @Areafada1 made an unverified post about the Senate President, mocking him

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Money Already Exchanging Hands In A Plot To Impeach Saraki

Money Already Exchanging Hands In A Plot To Impeach Saraki

🕔20:23, 9.Mar 2018

The Senator representing Ebonyi central, Obinna Ogba has raised an alarm on how money has started exchanging hands over the plot to impeach Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Speaking on the floor of the Senate on Thursday, Ogba said he has

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