Home / Tag Archives: Senate

Tag Archives: Senate

Senate orders arrest of Globacom CEO, 29 others over ‘missing’ N30trn

Senate sets up another committee on Maina...her hands is soiled with red blood too

By Sandra Onyekwere Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport had summoned over 60 executives of the companies for questioning, but only 33 showed up. 17 did not show up. Senate has accordingly ordered the police to arrest the Chief Executives of 30 firms after they failed …

Read More »

Budget: BPE, FIRS, NAN others get two weeks Senate ultimatum

Senate fighting against change

Nigerian Senate has warned Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of government to, as a matter of urgency, submit their budget proposals to the National Assembly, in accordance with provision of section 21 of the fiscal responsibility. The lawmakers issued the MDAs two weeks ultimatum at the plenary on Wednesday, following a …

Read More »

Senate confirms Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria

CJN Walter Onnoghen Chairman of NJC

*Corruption in the judiciary will be a thing of the past Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). The first from the southern part of the nation to occupy that office in the last 30 years. Senate President, Bukola Saraki, …

Read More »