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Babachir shuns Senate over hearing of North-East contract scam

The suspended Secretary General of the Federation, Engr. Babachir Lawal on Thursday shunned the Nigerian Senate ad hoc committee over investigation into the 200 million naira grass cutting contract. Mr. Lawal had earlier been indicted for alleged fraud by the

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Why they killed Senator Adeleke – Femi Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode  (Daily Post) Ex-Miniser for Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has alleged that some top politicians killed late Senator Isiaka Adeleke because of his gubernatorial ambition. He recently wrote in his new piece on the death of the first civilian governor

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Reps gives police 24 hours to return budget documents allegedly carted from Goje’s residence

The House of Representatives has given the police 24 hours to return all documents relating to the 2017 appropriation bill allegedly carted away from the residence of a senator, Danjuma Goje, who heads the Senate committee on appropriations. The House

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Protesters demand Andy Uba’s expulsion from senate over alleged certificate forgery

The Anambra Youth Movement (AYM) has called on Senate President Bukola Saraki to suspend Andy Uba, senator representing Anambra south, over alleged falsification of his West African Examinations Council (WAEC) certificate. In a rally on Tuesday, members of the movement

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Saraki’s trial shifted again to 27th

The trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki, earlier postponed from April 18 to April 25 has again been shifted till the 27th of this month. Mr. Saraki is facing trial on an 18-count charge for alleged false declaration of asset

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Education is no longer business as usual- Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that with the recent economic recession in the country, interventions in the nation’s educational system must no longer be business as usual. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser

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I fear for APC’s place in history says Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has said that his greatest fear is not political battles or controversies, but not leaving a lasting legacy which will impact positively on the lives of Nigerians. He made the revelation

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Saraki now Dan-Iya Kaura Namoda

Senate President, Bukola Saraki who was recently conferred with the Baba Adinni title by the Ansarul Islam Society of Nigeria, was on Saturday given the traditional title of Dan-Iya Kaura-Namoda in Zamfara state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports

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Inside details of how police raided Senator Goje’s house, retrieved documents, millions of Naira

When police officers on Thursday raided the Abuja residence of the Chairman of Senate Committee on Appropriation, Danjuma Goje (APC-Gombe), they broke several doors and drawers as they fished for incriminating evidence. Findings by PREMIUM TIMES showed that Mr. Goje

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West Africa loses 1.3 billion dollars to illegal fishing annually- Dogara

….Maritime sector key to Nigeria’s economic revival says Dogara. ….Pledges Commitment to Passing Suppression of Piracy and other unlawful Acts at Sea Bill The Speaker of the House of Representatives , Hon Yakubu Dogara, has expressed dismay that Illegal Unreported

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