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Breaking: Senator Ahmed Lawan Becomes Senate President Of The 9th Assembly

Yobe North lawmaker, Senator Ahmed Lawan, has emerged the President of the ninth Senate with 79 votes defeating Ali Ndume of Borno-South senatorial district who polled less than 28 votes. Details later. For more on News follow us on Instagram @OnoBello | Twitter: OnoBello | Facebook: OnoBello Magazine   Leave your views in comments box below…

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FG Insists As Former Senate Leader, Ndume Denies Supporting Boko Haram

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday attended to the no-case submission filed by a former Senate Leader, Mohammed Ali Ndume, seeking an order terminating his trial on terrorism charges preferred against him by the Federal Government. The former senate leader, through his no-case submission, is seeking an order discharging him of the…

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2016 Budget: NASS Fails Report Submission Deadline, Detects Fresh Errors

  The National Assembly as at yesterday, failed on its promise to lay the report on the N6.07trn 2016 budget in its chambers on Wednesday. Contrary to expectations, neither the Senate nor the House of Representatives received any report on the budget from their Committee on Appropriation. The budget was not listed on the Order Paper…

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Buhari Has Not Withdrawn Proposed 2016 Budget – Shehu

The President’s spokesman, Garba Shehu took to twitter this evening to say President Muhammadu Buhari has not withdrawn the proposed 2016 Budget, which he presented to a joint session of the National Assembly on December 22, 2015. Garba’s reaction followed claims of the disappearance of the budget document as announced by the Senate Leader, Senator…

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“Ask Him No Questions” Says Senators -Drama As Senate Screens Lai Mohammed

It was quite a frenzy and lots of fusson the floor of the Senate as the National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Party (APC) and one of President Muhammadu Buhari’s 10 ministerial nominees to be screened today, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, appeared before the Senators. His emergence sparked off a mild drama, as Senators,…

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PDP’s Ekweremadu Elected Deputy Senate President For The 3rd Consecutive Time

Ike Ekweremadu, a Nigerian lawyer from Enugu state and member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has retained his position as deputy senate president of the national assembly. Ekweremadu’s challenger, Ali Ndume of the All Progressives Congress (APC), conceded the election by giving the winner a big hug long before the official announcement of votes…

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