Tuesday, April 7, 2020

COVID-19: Address Nigerians, Senate begs President Buhari

The plea was made by the Nigerian Senate on Wednesday during plenary following a motion by Senator Danjuma Goje.

Coronavirus: Place travel ban to high risk countries, Senate advises Buhari

The Senate gave the advise during plenary on Tuesday.

Senate wants immunity for president, vice president, govs, deputy govs scrapped

It is sponsored by the deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege.

Senate okays South East Development Commission

Senators Kabiru Gaya, Ibrahim Gobir, Barau Jubrin, Obinna Ogba, Michael Nnaji, Rochas Okorocha and Theodore Orji all spoke in support of the bill.

HND now minimum qualification for president, govs – Senate bill

The lawmaker ratified the amendment during plenary presided over by Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Thursday.

Bill to ban importation, use of generators passes first reading at Senate

Lawmakers are expected to debate details of the bill on another legislative day.

Reps seek immunity for legislative presiding officers

If it becomes law, principal officers of the legislative arm of government at the federal and state levels are going to be the beneficiaries.

National Assembly members not earning much – Buhari

Lawmakers at the federal level are projected as earning much more than their counterparts globally.

Bayelsa Assembly Speaker Steps Down, Replacement Emerges

Mr Ngobere is now the new speaker of the house.

Reps accuse neighbouring countries of fuelling insecurity in Nigeria

The allegation of the lower legislative chamber came after its defense committee met with the security chiefs in Abuja on Wednesday.

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Coronavirus: Buhari approves distribution of 150 trucks of smuggled rice

The approval is said to be one of the measures by the federal government to alleviate the pains of Nigerians.

Coronavirus: 6 new cases reported, total now 238

Of the six cases discovered, Kwara and Edo has two cases respectively while Rivers and the Federal Capital Territory have one case each.

Nigeria’s Coronavirus toll rises to 232

Presently there are 232 cases out of which 33 has been discharged having tested negative to the pandemic disease while 5 deaths has been recorded.

Coronavirus: Benue records first case, total now 89

The NCDC on Saturday afternoon announced that Benue recorded its first case while the remaining seven are from Lagos State bringing the total cases to 89.