JUST-IN: Senate Approves Death Penalty For Drug Traffickers

The Senate has passed for third reading the NDLEA Act (Amendment) Bill, 2024, thereby approving death sentence as the maximum penalty for drug traffickers in the country.

JUST-IN: Senator Ayogu Eze Dies At 66

The Senator who represented Enugu North Senatorial Zone and former Senate Committee Chairman on Information and Media, Senator Ayogu Eze is dead.

BREAKING: Senate Passes Amended Student Loan Bill Into Law

The Senate, on Wednesday, passed the Student Loan Access to Higher Education) Act (Repeal and Re-Enactment) Bill, 2024, into law.

US Senate Rejects Expedited Process for TikTok Bill

A bill that would force the sale of TikTok from its Chinese owners or see it banned in the United States will move cautiously in the US Senate, key lawmakers said, after it sailed through the House.

Tinubu Sends Student Loan Proposal to Reps for Review

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has written to the House of Representatives seeking repeal of the Students Loans Act 2023 and enactment of the Students Loan Bill 2024.

Padding: Lawmakers have no business with constituency projects – Akintola

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Adeniyi Akintola, has said Nigerian lawmakers have no business with constituency projects, but to make laws that will enhance good governance.

BREAKING: Senate Suspends Ningi For 3 Months Over 2024 Budget Padding Claim

The Senate, on Tuesday afternoon, suspended Bauchi Central Senator and chairman of Northern Senators Forum (NSF), Abdul Ningi, from the Red Chamber for three months.

Senate Invites Wike, FCT CP Over Kidnapping in Abuja

The Senate, on Wednesday, summoned the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, and the Commissioner of Police, Benneth Igwe, to appear before it over the spate of kidnapping in the territory.

BREAKING: Senate Okays Tinubu’s Request To Sack Irukera As FCCPC Boss

The Senate has approved a request by President Bola Tinubu to sack the Executive Vice Chairman/chief executive officer (CEO) of Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC), Barrister Babatunde Irukera.

Senate Gets New Deputy Leader, Screens EFCC, NSIPA Chiefs

The Senate on Wednesday appointed Senator Oyelola Yisa Ashiru of the All Progressives Congress representing Kwara South as its new Deputy Leader of the Senate.