Tag Archives: SENATE

Senate wants claim of HIV cure verified

The Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare, Communicable and Non Communicable Diseases, on Tuesday urged the National Primary Health Care Development Agency to authenticate the claim of Prof. Maduike Ezeibe, of having a cure for HIV. Chairman of the Committee, Sen. ...

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Senate screens 23 out of 46 ambassadorial nominees, as power outage disrupts process

The Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs on Tuesday completed screening of 23 non-career ambassadorial nominees out of 46. However, when the committee of foreign affairs began screening the nominees, there was interruption of power, which forced the committee to resort ...

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Senate stands by report indicting SGF, rejects Buhari’s clearance

The Senate says it stands by the report which indicted Babachir Lawal, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF). An ad hoc committee of the senate investigating the humanitarian crisis in the north-east had accused Lawal of receiving N200 ...

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Ali Ndume reveals why he run into troubled waters

Speaking with reporters in Borno on Sunday, Former senate leader, Ali Ndume, says his love for truth might be the reason he “sometimes run into troubled waters”. “I am an extrovert personality, and I have always stood on the side ...

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Ndume says he was praying when he was removed, accepts Lawan as Senate leader

Former senate leader who was ousted on Tuesday, Ali Ndume, says he was praying when he was removed from his position, but has accepted Ahmed Lawan as the new majority leader of the upper legislative chamber. On Tuesday, Bukola Saraki, ...

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APC senators remove Ndume as Senate Leader

The All Progressives Congress has removed Senator Ali Ndume as Senator majority leader, replacing him with Ahmed Lawan. He replaces Senator Ali Ndume from Borno State who had occupied the position since June 2015, when the upper chamber began the ...

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Senate denies rejecting Magu, says it only made recommendation on SGF

Ali Ndume, leader of the senate, says the upper chamber of the national assembly has not rejected Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Addressing state house correspondents on Monday, Ndume said even if Magu ...

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Northern group rejects call for SGF’s resignation

A coalition of Northern group has described as unrealistic the call by the Senate on Mr Babachir Lawal, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), to resign and face prosecution. The coalition tagged Northern Emancipation Network in a statement ...

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‘Magu’s romance’ with corrupt men and his N40m mansion

More scandalous details about the security report that prompted the senate to reject the nomination of Ibrahim Magu as chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). In the report allegedly submitted by the DSS, Magu is accused of ...

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Senate rejects Magu’s nomination as EFCC Chairman

After postponing the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on more than one occassion, Nigerian Senate has refused to grant confirmation to the nomination of the former. Explaining the reason behind the ...

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