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Shehu Sani reveals Nigerian senators’ pay

Senator Shehu Sani, representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly has revealed Nigerian Senators' pay packet. In a major interview with The News magazine, Sani said  he and his colleagues received N13.5 million monthly as running cost. The revelation by the Senator was the first time a member of the

Group asks President Buhari to sign Age Reduction Bill or be vetoed by NASS

•Commends 25 states assemblies for passing bill Babatunde Abiodun    The #NotTooYoungToRun movement has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign into law the Age Reduction Bill whenever it is passed to him alongside other recommendations in the constitution amendment document. The group comprising of over 100 youth organizations drawn from different parts of

Budget : Adeosun assures on infrastructure development

Mrs kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance has on Sunday reiterated Federal government commitment to infrastructure development to boost the economy. In a statement issued by her spokesman, Mr Oluyinka Akintunde  in Abuja, she  said  the Federal Government’s capital budget would be strictly deployed to fund infrastructural projects across the country She added  that

Senators cancel recess over benue killings

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The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has directed members of the Senate Adhoc Committee on Security to immediately resume sitting and work through the weekend to ensure they have an interim report ready for the consideration of members by next week. This is in response to the recent killings

Six-Year-Old Boko Haram Victim Survives Spinal Cord Surgery

By Joan Ejembi Six-year-old  Ali Ahmadu, who sustained spinal cord injury from a Boko Haram attack in Chibok in 2014, has survived a spinal cord surgery. Ali shocked his doctors and the entire world yesterday when barely seven days after the surgery, he summoned courage to walk again on his feet, beating

State Lawmakers Pledge Support to the Passage of #NotTooYoungToRun

State Lawmakers under the auspice of The Conference of Speakers of State Houses of Assembly pledged their support to the passage of #NotTooYoungToRun bill when it is transmitted to the State Houses of Assembly alongside Constitution Amendments passed by the National Assembly. This was revealed in Abuja during an interactive session