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Supreme Court sacks PDP Senator Danladi, to refund emoluments

By Wandoo Sombo The Supreme Court of Nigeria on Friday, ordered Sen.Sani Abubakar Danladi, representing Taraba North Senatorial District, to vacate his seat and refund all salaries and allowances he received within 90 days. The court also declared Alhaji Shuaibu

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I am not disturbed by FG’s judicial onslaught on me- Saraki

Following the decision of the Federal Government to file an appeal against the ruling of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), which upheld the plea of no case submission he made on the 18-count charge of false asset declaration preferred

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Senate to pass bill seeking to reduce house rents in Nigeria

The Nigerian Senate is reportedly working on a bill, that will seek to curtail the high house rents paid across the country. This was disclosed by the Senate Committee Chairman on Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Dino Melaye. According to

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Five obstacles for Melaye’s opponents to surmount to remove him

Yahaya Bello wants to get rid of Dino Melaye as the senator representing Kogi West at the National Assembly. Dino Melaye wants to get rid of Yahaya Bello as Governor of Kogi State. Two statements of fact — the former

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N/Assembly has powers to add, reduce and review budget estimates- Court

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ruled that the National Assembly has the power to increase – or review upward – budget estimates laid before it by the executive. This followed a suit by popular advocate, Femi Falana, in which

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Edo cattle grazing agency bill passes second reading

A Bill for a law to establish the Edo State Cattle Rearing and Grazing Agency on Tuesday passed second reading on the floor of the Edo House of Assembly. Bright Osayande (APC-Ovia North East 11), who led the debate for

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Dogara is a leader to watch out for- Nwabueze

Eminent jurist and constitutional lawyer, Professor Ben Nwabueze SAN, has showered encomiums on Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, describing him as an impressive leader and a great hope for leadership in Nigeria. Speaking at the

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FG, Police too big, we must trim them – Ekweremadu

Deputy President of the Senate, Chief Ike Ekweremadu has said that the federal Government and its functions must be trimmed if the country is to be administered effectively. This is even as he stated clearly that the solution to Nigeria’s

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Senate orders committee to start treating petitions on corruption

The Senate has expanded the responsibilities of one its Committees to include taking petitions from members of the public on allegations of corrupt practices in any government establishment across the country. Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, who stated this

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Senate vows to end discrimination against Albinos

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has reiterated the commitment of the Senate to bring to an end all forms of discrimination against people with albinism, known as Albinos. Saraki, in a statement by his Special Assistant on Public Affairs,

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