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Senate President condemns attack on Senator Ike Ekweremadu in Germany

Senate President condemns attack on Senator Ike Ekweremadu in Germany

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has unreservedly condemned the shameful assault on former Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, on Saturday in Nuremberg, Germany

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National Assembly ready to work for Nigerians - Lawan

National Assembly ready to work for Nigerians - Lawan

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has said that, with the recent constitution of the relevant parliamentary committees, the ninth National Assembly is now more prepared and ready to

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Senate President Commiserates with Yobe State over Floods Disaster

Senate President Commiserates with Yobe State over Floods Disaster

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has commiserated with the Government and People of Yobe State over the devastating flood disaster in Ngalda Community in Fika Local Government Area

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International Youth Day: Gbajabiamila seeks transformation of educational system  

International Youth Day: Gbajabiamila seeks transformation of educational system  

The Speaker had in 2016 during his tenure as the House Majority Leader sponsored a Bill to provide access to higher education for Nigerians through interest-free loans.   The Bill,

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Eid-el-Kabir: Imbibe the teachings of Holy Prophet, Gbajabiamila tells Nigerian Muslims  

Eid-el-Kabir: Imbibe the teachings of Holy Prophet, Gbajabiamila tells Nigerian Muslims  

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rt. Hon Femi Gbajabiamila has urged Nigerian Muslims to rededicate themselves to the teachings of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him).

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SENATE CONFIRMS ALL MINISTERIAL NOMINEES, ANNOUNCES COMMITTEE LEADERSHIP

SENATE CONFIRMS ALL MINISTERIAL NOMINEES, ANNOUNCES COMMITTEE LEADERSHIP

 The Senate on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 concluded the screening of the 43 Ministerial Nominees with screening of the last three Nominees. The three Nominees that were successful includ

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Executive, Legislature working to address IDPs' plight - Gbajabiamila

Executive, Legislature working to address IDPs' plight - Gbajabiamila

Both the Executive and the Legislative arms of government are working assiduously to address the plight of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), the Speaker of the House of Representatives R

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Senate announced Standing Committee Chairmen and Vice Chairmen

Senate announced Standing Committee Chairmen and Vice Chairmen

The Senate has adjourned session to Tuesday September 24, 2019 for Annual Long Legislative Recess. This came after the full list of Chairmen of Senate Standing Committees and their Deputies w

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Nigeria Senate Seeks Return of Budget Cycle To January/December

Nigeria Senate Seeks Return of Budget Cycle To January/December

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan said on Tuesday that the desire of the ninth Senate and indeed the National Assembly is to have the budget cycle return to January to December. Lawan

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Strike: Gbajabiamila brokers truce between FG, Resident Doctors

Strike: Gbajabiamila brokers truce between FG, Resident Doctors

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has brokered a truce between the Federal Government and the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), which sa

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FOURTH DAY: SENATE CONTINUES SCREENING OF MINISTERIAL NOMINEES

FOURTH DAY: SENATE CONTINUES SCREENING OF MINISTERIAL NOMINEES

In continuation of the screening of Ministerial Nominees by the Senate, the Chamber on Monday, July 29, 2019, that is the fourth day of the exercise, rec

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Speaker Gbajabiamila Announces Leadership of House Standing Committees

Speaker Gbajabiamila Announces Leadership of House Standing Committees

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has announced the leadership of 102 Standing Committees that would steer the aff

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SCREENING OF MINISTERIAL NOMINEES EXERCISE ENTERS THIRD DAY

SCREENING OF MINISTERIAL NOMINEES EXERCISE ENTERS THIRD DAY

In a move to ensure early completion of the screening and confirmation of Ministerial Nominees by the Senate, the Chamber, on Friday, July 26, 2019 had continue with the ongoing exercise. T

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SCREENING OF MINISTERIAL NOMINEES CONTINUES IN THE SENATE

SCREENING OF MINISTERIAL NOMINEES CONTINUES IN THE SENATE

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House Calls for Security along Benin-Okada Road to Stem Rise in Kidnapping and Robberies

House Calls for Security along Benin-Okada Road to Stem Rise in Kidnapping and Robberies

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