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Senate to Customs CG: You must appear Wednesday in uniform

The face-off between the Senate and the Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) over retrospective duty payment of vehicles worsened Tuesday. The upper...

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I can’t appear before you, I have a meeting, Customs boss tells Senate

The Comptroller -General of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col. Hameed Ali (rtd), who has been summoned to appear before the Senate tomorrow, said on Tuesday that he...

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JVCs refusal to repatriate oil proceeds unacceptable – Senate

The Senate on Monday expressed worry over alleged refusal by Joint Venture Companies (JVCs) to repatriate crude oil proceeds worth over $850 billion to the country....

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President Buhari is healthy, no cause for alarm, says Bukola Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, met with President Muhammadu Buhari in London yesterday, with Saraki...

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Senate promises quick passage of 2017 budget

The Senate on Tuesday, said it would ensure speedy passage of the 2017 Appropriation Bill to help stimulate the economy. The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki,...

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Power sector privatisation has failed – Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki says the privatisation of the power sector has failed. Saraki said this on Tuesday in his message at the opening session of the Senate,...

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9 top quotes from Senate President Bukola Saraki’s speech during 2017 budget presentation

The overarching purpose of a budget is essentially to ease the economic pressure on our people in general and the poor most especially. The 2017 budget assumes even a...

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2017 Budget: NASS to pass 11 bills to revamp economy

The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, says that the National Assembly has listed 11 economic reform bills to be passed alongside the 2017 Budget to revamp the economy....

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Senate to pass Petroleum Industry Bill in tranches

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, says Senate will pass the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill in tranches as a way out of its non-passage for the past...

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2017 Budget :Buhari presents to joint NASS session Wednesday next week

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday next week present before a joint session of the Senate and House of Representatives. In a letter read by Senate President...

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Customs stinks, should be investigated – Senate President Bukola Saraki 

Senate President Bukola Saraki has come down hard on the Nigeria Customs Service saying activities of the revenue generating agency needs to be investigated. The...

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Railway workers petition Presidency, accuse management of frustrating monetisation policy

The Nigerian Union of Railwaymen (NUR) and the Senior Staff Association (SSA) of the Nigerian Railways Corporation (NRC) have petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari,...