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Timipre Sylva, another APC presidential aspirant, withdraws from race •Pauline Tallen...

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ABUJA - There seems to be no end to the game of musical chairs in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as another presidential...

Senate passes bill to re-enact Customs Act, establishes NCS Board

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By KINGSLEY OKOYE Abuja- The Senate on Wednesday at plenary passed a bill to repeal and re-enact the Customs and Excise Management Act 2004.The passage...

Senate honours Osinachi, urges police to investigate gospel artiste’s death

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ABUJA - President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has urged the police and all relevant law enforcement agencies to investigate the death of gospel...

2023: Senate President Ahmad Lawan May Join Presidential Race

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LAGOS – Senate President, Ahmad Lawan may join the growing list of presidential aspirants who are seeking to contest on the platform of the...

Photos: Osinbajo hosts APC senators, seeks support for 2023 presidential bid

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ABUJA - Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has solicited the support of the senators of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for his presidential bid. He made...

Adamu resigns from Senate

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Sen. Abdullahi Adamu (APC- Nasarawa) has formally resigned his position at the Senate to enable him concentrate on his job as the National Chairman...

Customs targets N3.019trn in 2022, to spend N369.14bn — CG tells...

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THE Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, retd told the Senate yesterday that it has targeted a total of...

Bill to establish Nat’l Industrial Tech Park passes 2nd reading in...

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A bill seeking to establish National Industrial Technology Park, passed second reading at the Senate on Tuesday. This followed the presentation of the lead debate...

2023: Oshiomhole declares to contest for Edo North Senate seat

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Ahead of the 2023 general election, former governor of Edo State and former national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday, declared...

Full List: Senate Confirms Seven CBN’s Monetary Policy Committee Members

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According to a report by The PUNCH, the Senate, on Wednesday, confirmed the nominations of seven members of the Monetary Policy Committee of the...

The Senator Ndi Owerri Zone in 2023, By  Obioma Ejike

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Frankly speaking, one of the major constraints to progressive and effective leadership in Nigeria today is the presence of self-serving and opportunistic leaders.Leadership in...

Senate to discuss court judgment nullifying 84(12) of new Electoral Act...

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By Chibuike Nwabuko Abuja (Sundiata Post) - The Senate, will tomorrow, Wednesday, March 23, 2022, consider a motion to discuss the recent judgment by...

Ehanire, abortion and the law (1), By Sonnie Ekwowusi

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Monumental scandals continue to rock the closing year of the Buhari government. Amid the worsening living condition in Nigeria exacerbated by the suffocating intense...

Senate May Not Reconsider Gender Bills – Abaribe

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Enyinnaya Abaribe, the Senate minority leader, has disclosed that the Senate might not reconsider the gender bills rejected by lawmakers. Recall that the national assembly...

Senate Challenges Ruling on Electoral Act Amendment

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The Senate has reacted to a court order stopping it from re-amending the Electoral Act 2022 recently signed by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Senate...

Ortom: I’ll run for Benue Northwest Senate seat

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Governor Samuel Ortom has cleared the air on his rumoured senatorial ambition as he formally sought the blessings of his kinsmen to contest the...

Senate: Mansur Bindawa now NCC non-executive commissioner

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BY KINGSLEY OKOYE ABUJA - The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Prof. Mansur Auwalu-Bindawa as a non-executive commissioner on the governing board of Nigerian...

Constitution Amendment: Senate begins electronic voting on 68 amendment bills

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The Senate on Tuesday at plenary began the electronic voting to 68 alterations bills on the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The...

Senate approves conference committee report on NIPOST Bill

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The Senate has approved its conference committee report on the Nigeria Postal Services Act (Repeal and Re-enactment) Bill, 2022. This followed the adoption of the...

Exit talks of political office holders, By Dakuku Peterside

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The beauty of democracy lies in the transient nature of political power. The fact that power is contested periodically and those who wield power...