Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Parliamentary

Reps pass bill to impeach president after 30 days without cabinet

Mr Buhari himself had in 2015 delayed the formation of his cabinet members. He spent about 180 days searching for those he latter appointed.

Constitution Review: Senate suspends plenary for one week

The event scheduled to hold in twelve centers across the country, according to Senate President Ahmad Lawan, will hold on 26th and 27th May, 2021.

Buhari writes Senate, seeks approval for fresh N2.3trn external loan

This is coming barely a month after the Senate approved the sum of $1.5bn and €995 million external borrowings for the Federal Government.

Open Grazing: Southern senators laud govs over ban, say method outdated

The governors said the move became necessary because armed herders have presented a severe security challenge such that citizens are not able to live their normal lives.

Deputy speaker rebuked for saying Abaribe ought to be in prison over failure to...

Rebuking him for attacking Abaribe, Mr Abonta asked his colleague if he was arrogating judicial powers to himself in a matter pending before the court.

Ibezim sworn in as Imo North senator

Mr Ibezim took his oath of office, administered by Ibrahim El-Ladan, the clerk of the red chamber, on Tuesday.

Senate ignores rising debts, approves fresh $1.5bn, €995m loans for FG

The loans were approved by the lawmakers after considering the report of Clifford Ordia-led committee on local and foreign debts during Wednesday’s plenary session.

Motion seeking Pantami’s resignation shut down at House of Reps

Renouncing his past views, the minister said he propagated the extremist views, including those made when he was 34 years old in 2006, while he was immature.

Senate considers creating database for cows, goats

According to the sponsor, the bill will help address the diseases and other threats to human lives caused by the movement of livestock.
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