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(Senate Thursday News Update), Senate moves to regulate Health Insurance…& more stories

By Martin Odiete The Senate on Thursday began moves to regulate Health Insurance in the country in a way that would allow poor Nigerians access to quality healthcare. This, the

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NASS makes history, passes N10.59trn budget for 2020 in record time

The Senate on Thursday made history with the passage of N10.59 trillion budget for the year 2020 in keeping with its major legislative agenda of returning the country’s budget cycle

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Senate to IGP: Reduce checkpoints on federal highways

The Senate has appealed to the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, to as a matter of urgency reduce the number of checkpoints on Federal Highways in the country. This,

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Reps C’ttee demands explanation on IGR spending by PENCOM

The House of Representatives Committee on Pensions has frowned at the Nigeria Pension Commission (PENCOM) for spending it’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) without the approval of the National Assembly. The

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ALGON members are noise makers, Oyo people are solidly behind Makinde on LG management- Oyo PDP

…says sacked LG boses benefityed from illegal elections The Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described members of the sacked local government chairmen under the aegis

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SEVEN LG CHAIRMEN DUMP PDP FOR APC IN EKITI

…..SAYS FAYEMI’S INCLUSIVE POLITICS, GOOD GOVERNANCE ATTRACTED THEM The ranks of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State was depleted on Friday as seven serving local government chairmen elected

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Nigeria Border Closure: ECOWAS Deputy Speaker calls for understanding

Amid intense debate over the issue of Nigeria closure of her border on the floor of the ECOWAS parliament, First Deputy Speaker of the Economic Community of West States (ECOWAS)

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(Thursday Senate News Update)Senate committed to provision of affordable housing for poor Nigerians….More

 …….Senate calls for computerization of Oil Sector ……..Senate probes non-takeoff of Hydro-electric power commission ………Senate receives Buhari’s request for approval of 2016 – 2018 External Borrowing plan The Senate on

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(Senate News Updates)Senate moves against companies involved in oil spill….More

….Seeks end to Nigeria’s cyber security crises ….Senate President urges NLNG to make cooking gas readily available ….Senate wants States to dedicate funds for border communities ……Ensure adequate funding for

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Polls: Political elite have made smart card readers redundant, inconsequential–INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), On Wednesday, disclosed that the political elite have made the smart card readers become redundant and inconsequential in the country’s electrical process. The Chairman,

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