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Lai Mohammed To Senate: Buhari Will Address Nigerians At Appropriate Time Over Coronavirus

Lai Mohammed To Senate: Buhari Will Address Nigerians At Appropriate Time Over Coronavirus

The Federal Government has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari will address Nigerians on the Coronavirus scourge at the “appropriate” time. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed said the information Nigerians needed to hear from…

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Coronavirus: Too Early To Question Buhari’s ‘Silence’ – Senate

Coronavirus: Too Early To Question Buhari’s ‘Silence’ – Senate

The Senate has said it is too early to question President Muhammadu Buhari‘s silence on the cases of Coronavirus in the country following a call by the lawmakers on Wednesday. The Senate’s spokesperson, Godiya Akwashiki,…

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Breaking: Senate Suspends Public Hearings Over Coronavirus

Breaking: Senate Suspends Public Hearings Over Coronavirus

The Senate is suspending all public hearings from Tuesday, March 24, until further notice. This follows the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The Upper Chamber is also suspending excursions to the National…

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Coronavirus: Senate Calls On Buhari To Address Nigerians

Coronavirus: Senate Calls On Buhari To Address Nigerians

The Senate Wednesday called on President Mohammadu Buhari to address Nigerians on the federal government’s preparations for coronavirus. Also, the Senate urged the Federal Government to take more actions like the travel ban, tighter border…

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Breaking: NASS Calls For Travel Ban On High Risk Countries With Coronavirus

Breaking: NASS Calls For Travel Ban On High Risk Countries With Coronavirus

By Augustine Akhilomen The National Assembly on Tuesday charged the Federal Government to ban countries with a high risk of coronavirus from entering Nigeria. The request was made by lawmakers following a point of order…

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Senate Proposes Amendment To Immunity For Vice-President, Govs

Senate Proposes Amendment To Immunity For Vice-President, Govs

The Senate has introduced a bill that will make the vice- president, governors and their deputies lose their immunity if they misappropriate public funds. The President of Nigeria, vice-president, governors and their deputies are currently…

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Shehu Sani, Omokri Fault $22.7bn Loan Approval For Buhari

Shehu Sani, Omokri Fault $22.7bn Loan Approval For Buhari

By Augustine Akhilomen Former Kaduna lawmaker, Senator Shehu Sani has picked holes on the approval of $22.7billion external loan requested by President Muhammadu Buhari for infrastructural development. The rights activist in a tweet on Friday…

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PDP Kicks Against Senate’s Approval Of Buhari’s $22.7bn Loan Request

PDP Kicks Against Senate’s Approval Of Buhari’s $22.7bn Loan Request

The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has berated the Senate for approving President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for a fresh $22.7 billion loan. The approval was a sequel to the consideration of the report of the…

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Flight From Ethiopia Must Be Suspended – Senate Tells FG

Flight From Ethiopia Must Be Suspended – Senate Tells FG

The Senate on Friday urged the Federal Government to place a temporary ban on Ethiopian airline flights to curb further spread of Coronavirus (Covid-19) to Nigeria. The call, according to the Chairman Senate Committee on…

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Coronavirus: FG Must Quarantine Travellers From China – Senate

Coronavirus: FG Must Quarantine Travellers From China – Senate

Worried by the rapid rate at which the Coronavirus epidemic is spreading across the globe, the Senate on Thursday asked the federal government to henceforth quarantine any international traveller coming into the country from China.…

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