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The Gambia: Senate accuses FG of illegal deployment

By Sandra Onyekwere Senate has upbraided President Muhammadu Buhari’s Federal Government for deploying troop to The Gambia without seeking legislative approval in accordance with the Constitution. The Nigerian Air Force had on Wednesday sent a contingent of 200 men and material resources led by Air Commodore Tajudeen Yusuf, to Dakar, …

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Politics, poli-tricks behind Magu’s non confirmation

Ibrahim Magu Acting Chairman EFCC...explain why you should not enter this matter sir

*Stories behind the table not told Senate’s refusal to confirm Ibrahim Magu as chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), was a rancorous power-play involving the Senate, the State Security Service and the Presidency. At a hurriedly arranged press conference Thursday, the spokesperson for the senate, Abdullahi Sabi, …

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Data price: Senate joins NCC against Nigerians

Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

*Pains, suffering, exploitation donated to Nigerians for Christmas By Sandra Onyekwere Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has acted in national interest on the issue of data price increase, the Senate Committee on Communications has concluded and so, the people of the nation can now groan under more severe economic misfortunes of …

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Maina: Court grants perpetual injunction against his arrest

Abdulrasheed Maina

*Senate should follow its own procedures Chairman of the disbanded Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, scored a massive judicial victory against the Senate on Wednesday as the Federal High Court granted a perpetual injunction restraining the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Abubakar, from arresting him. The …

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