Masari, Nnamani urge Presidency, NASS to end budget crises

By Nura Salami [K]atsina state governor,  Aminu Bello Masari and a former Senate President, Senator Ken Nnamani, have counseled President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the National Assembly to

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I am interested in Buhari’s job – Lamido

Former Governor of Jigawa state, Sule Lamido   on Monday said he would
contest for presidency on the
platform of the Peoples
Democratic Party (PDP) in 2019.
Lamido made this known to
newsmen on Monday in

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Reps grill Police IGP over Kogi Assembly crisis

The House of Representatives
Adhoc Committee on Kogi
 Assembly Crisis on Thursday
quizzed the Inspector-General of
Police, Solomon Arase, over the
re-opening of Kogi House of
Assembly complex.
The House had through a
resolution directed  Arase to
seal

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Senate suspends amendment of Code of Conduct law

The  Senate has resolved to suspend its planned amendment of certain sections of the Code of Conduct act and other anti- corruption laws. The bill was initiated and referred to

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Key evidence against Saraki burnt in bank — Witness

An investigative officer with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Michael Wetkas who is testifying against the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday told the Code of Conduct Tribunal that documents relating to

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Disqualify yourself, I can’t get justice from you, Saraki tells tribunal chairman

The ongoing trial of Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki took a fresh twist on Wednesday when the defendant accused  Code of Conduct Tribunal,
Danladi Yakubu Umar of bias. Saraki insisted that

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Senate lacks power to summon CCT chairman — Falana

Prominent lawyer and human rights activist, Femi Falana, has said that the Senate lacks the power to summon Danladi Umar, the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, to testify

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Preaching bill: We’re determined to curb extremism – El-Rufai

[K]aduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has explained that the controversial bill he sent to State
House of Assembly is not meant to ban evangelism in
the state but only to curb

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Leave when your time is up, Kofi Annan tells African leaders

Former Secretary-General of United Nations (UN) Mr Kofi Annan has called on  African leaders to leave when their mandated time is up and to avoid excluding opposing voices if elections

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NLC urges Senators to return exotic cars

The Nigeria Labour Congress on Monday
 called on senators who benefited
from a recent purchase of 108
brand new Toyota Land Cruiser
vehicles by the Senate to
immediately return them.
The union described the purchase,
coming

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