Category Archives: Senate

Senate lampoons Nigeria’s aviation sector

By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate yesterday lampooned the aviation sector in the country, describing it as the most hostile in the world. SENATE CHAMBER The assessment of the Senate yesterday came through its Deputy Leader, Senator Bala Ibn Na’Allah, APC Kebbi South, when he had in audience  leaders of the National Association of Aircraft Pilots […]

Sagay again hits Senate, says we are the ones buying clothes for them to wear

By Henry Umoru & Dapo Akinrefon ABUJA — THE Senate, yesterday, charged President Muhammadu Buhari to caution chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-Corruption, PACAC, Professor Itse Sagay, who it described as a purveyor of hate speech against the institution of the legislature, describing him as a political nonentity determined to collapse the institutions […]

Senate warns PenCom, CBB, ICPC headship nominees

The Senate has advised the nominees for headship of Pension Commission (PenCom) and two other Federal Government agencies not to assume duties until their nominations are confirmed. The other agencies are Code of Conduct Bureau (CBB) and Independent Corrupt Practices and Allied Offences Commission (ICPC). In a statement on Saturday in Abuja by its spokesperson, […]

Obasanjo should be ignored, says Senate

By Henry Umoru The Senate, yesterday said that former President Olusegun Obasanjo should be ignored, noting that it was not prepared as an institution to waste time replying him for berating it. Obasanjo and NASS It also asked the former President to return his Presidential Library to the Federal Government, noting that it was built […]