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CBN asks importers to trade with yuan instead of dollar 

CBN: Senate confirms Emefiele for second term

Nigeria’s upper legislative chamber, the Senate has confirmed Godwin Emefiele for a second term as Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The Senate confirmed...

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Senate rejects Maritime University Bill

The Senate on Thursday rejected a bill proposing the establishment of Maritime University of Nigeria in Lokoja, Kogi State.  The rejection followed presentation of the...

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Senate confirms Abike Dabiri-Erewa as Nigeria Diaspora Commission CEO

Nigeria’s upper legislative chamber, the Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Foreign...

Drug trafficking: We begged Saudi Arabia not to execute Nigerian woman – Dabiri-Erewa 

Senate confirms Dabiri-Erewa Chairman of Diaspora Commission

Nigeria’s upper legislative chamber, the Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Foreign Affairs...

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Senate confirms Tunde Lemo as FERMA chairman

The Senate has confirmed the appointment of a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Tunde Lemo, as Chairman of the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency...

Senate to fast track passage of new minimum wage bill

Senate asks FG to provide more coaches for Abuja-Kaduna rail

The senate has urged the federal government to provide more coaches for the Abuja-Kaduna rail line. Members of the upper legislative chamber made the demand at plenary...

Strike: Senate urges FG to dialogue with oil marketers over subsidy arrears

Senate passes 2019 budget

Nigeria’s upper legislative chamber, the Senate has passed the 2019 appropriation bill. The passage follows the presentation of a report by the Chairman, Senate...

Strike: Senate urges FG to dialogue with oil marketers over subsidy arrears

Senate passes PIGB

Nigeria’s upper legislative chamber, the Senate, on Wednesday passed the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB). The red chamber also passed the National Institute...

Strike: Senate urges FG to dialogue with oil marketers over subsidy arrears

Senate approves N30,000 minimum wage for Nigerian workers

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday approved the sum of N30,000 as new national minimum wage for both the federal and state governments. The approval followed the adoption of...

Senate to fast track passage of new minimum wage bill

Senate to fast track passage of new minimum wage bill

  The Senate on Thursday agreed to grant an accelerated hearing to the new Minimum Wage Bill which was forwarded to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu...

Senate to fast track passage of new minimum wage bill

Kwara boat mishap: Senate urges nationwide enforcement of life jackets

The Senate on Wednesday mandated the National Inland Waterways Agency (NIWA) to enforce the use of life jackets by passengers travelling across waterways and oceans in...

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Senate considered 8 maritime bills in three years

Nigeria’s upper legislative chamber said it has so far considered eight maritime- related bills. Chairman, Senate Committee on Marine Transport, Senator Ahmed Rufai...