The Senate has called on Nigeria’s service chiefs to step aside as the country continues to grapple with security challenges. Senators made the call during plenary on Tuesday in reaction to a motion by Senator Ali Ndume. Senator Ndume moved his motion on the back of the recent ambush of […]

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the nomination of Dr. Adeniran Tella from Osun State as the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) and Hassan Usman as Commissioner of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC). The Senate confirmed the two nominees based on the adoption of the reports presented at plenary […]

The Senate on Tuesday raised the punishment for anyone found guilty on the offence of kidnapping from 10 years to life imprisonment. The upper chamber also deleted the statute of limitation on defilement as well removed gender restrictions on the offences of rape. These resolutions of the Senate followed the […]