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Senate to probe N3.4bn NNPC/Agip account

Maikanti Baru Group Managing Director of NNPC...security account under probe

*Several secret accounts exist in government Senate on Tuesday mandated its Committee on Public Accounts, headed by Senator Matthew Urhoghide (PDP, Edo South) to thoroughly investigate the rationale behind a security account allegedly operated by the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Nigerian Agip Oil Company and report back within …

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Protocols: Customs CG lectures Senators

Hameed Ali Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service

*Follow our protocols and don’t tell us what to follow By Sandra Onyekwere Like two wives of the same husband, Senate and thecComptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Hameed Ali, on Monday, resumed their rivalry. This time, they disagreed over protocol-related matters. The disagreement was sequel to the visit …

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Senators Melaye, Sabi stoned in their constituencies

Senators Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi and Dino Melaye...stoned

*In Kontagora, Kabba respectively Two prominent Senators were stoned in their constituencies at the weekend. Both Senators of the APC stock got very rude public assessments of their tenure in the Red Chambers. They are Senate spokesman, Aliyu Abdullahi Sabi and Dino Melaye. Friday, 3rd November, 2017 the Senate spokesman, …

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You are a disgrace to our Union – NUJ leaders told

FCT Minister giving Dino Melaye the Senate Press Corp award...NUJ under fire

*They are demanding for money from us While the invitation of Kaduna State governor, Nasir el-Rufai as guest of the Press Week of FCT Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) is still brewing heat, it appears that another heat is also brewing on the Council, this time from …

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Recall: Melaye, staffers avoids INEC service

Dino Melaye...NUJ overrules award to be given to him

*Next plan of INEC to serve him unclear yet By Sandra Onyekwere As if to respond and dispel the opinion paraded by Senator Dino Melaye when he asserted that the recall process against him is over by virtue of the expiration of the 90 days prescribed by law, officials of …

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By law, I’m no more facing recall again – Dino Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye...no more recall

*The 90 days prescribed by law is over Senator representing Kogi west, Dino Melaye, on Monday claimed that he is no longer facing any recall by his constituents since the 90 days stipulated in the constitution has already expired. Addressing journalists in Abuja, Melaye explained that 90 days stipulated in the …

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Campaign to recall Saraki launched in Ilorin

Posters to recall Saraki flood Ilorin

*Posters flood his constituency There seems to be a gathering storm against the legislative life of the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, with a planned recall which has gathered a new momentum in Ilorin as posters to that effect surfaced in the state capital. The threat to …

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INEC shall proceed with Melaye’s recall – Court

Senator Dino Melaye...to face recall process

*Carry out order within two weeks *Melaye’s drop from Senate is a 50-50 chance *Plateau legislature had tested the recall in 2005 By Olajide Fashikun, Sandra Onyekwere, Oluwole Francis Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Abuja Federal High Court on Monday dismissed the suit by Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye, challenging …

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Farcical coup of July 4th by Bukola Saraki

President Buhari, Ibrahim Magu and Bukola Saraki...new twists

*Swindlers and scoundrels  in the corridors of power playing heroes From Chido Onumah, Godwin Onyeacholem In reviewing the farcical coup—orchestrated by the president of the Nigerian senate, Bukola Saraki —that took place on Tuesday, 4th July, 2017, we were reminded of the French coup of 1851 by Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte and …

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