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NIPOST: Post still remains the veritable means of communication

The Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) on Tuesday said the post still enjoyed relevance as a veritable means of communication in spite of the dominance of Information and Communication Technology (ICT).

Speaker Saraki to address Russian Parliament, cheer Super Eagles

The President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki will be addressing the Russian Parliament during an exchange visit between June 19th and June 22, 2018.

National Assembly threatens President Buhari over IGP, others

The National Assembly has threatened to invoke its constitutional power of checking President Muhammadu Buhari if he fails to accede to their demands.

Nigerian Army rescinds persona non grata declaration on three UNICEF staff

The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj-Gen. Rogers Nicholas has rescinded the persona non grata declaration on three UNICEF staff at the weekend.

Five feared dead as suspected rival cult groups clash in Anambra

Five persons have been feared dead in Ihiala, Anambra State, following clash by rival cult groups in the area, necessitating an emergency meeting by stakeholders and security operatives to find ways of stemming the tide.

Nigerian scholars abroad owed N2.4 billion

The Director in charge of Scholarship at the Federal Scholarship Board (FSB) said N2.4 billion is owed Nigerian scholars abroad by the Board due to inadequate or lack of budgetary provisions.

Senator Saraki directs MDAs to submit outstanding scholarships to Senate

President of the Senate Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Wednesday met with representatives of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) responsible for the welfare of Nigerian Students on scholarships abroad now stranded due to non-payment of their living allowances and tuition fees by relevant government agencies.

National Assembly engages Algerian parliament for improved bilateral relations

Pesident of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, said the National Assembly commenced engagement with Algerian parliament to boost bilateral relations between the two countries.

Senator Bukola Saraki meets new IPU President Gabriela Barron

The President of the Senate Dr. Bukola Saraki has met with the newly elected President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly, Madam Gabriela Barron of Mexico.

Senator Bukola Saraki seeks improved trade relations with Russia

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has commenced negotiations for improved trade relations between Nigeria and Russia, NAN report.

Why I called for international conference on Northeast – Senator Saraki

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday said he called for an international conference on the Northeast and the Boko Haram so as to raise funds for rehabilitation of the region.

National Assembly is committed to strengthening Intra-Africa trade relations – Senator Saraki

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Monday re-echoed the determination of the National Assembly to work towards strengthening trade relations between Nigeria and Ghana as well as other African countries.

Senator Bukola Saraki presides over session at IPU in Russia

The President of the Nigerian Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Monday, presided over a session at the ongoing 137th Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) in St. Petersburg, Russia.

Senator Kabiru Gaya advises Nigerians to stop castigating leaders

Senator Kabiru Gaya has advised Nigerians to engage in constructive criticism of government’s policies rather than castigating the leadership.

Senator Kabiru Gaya urges Nigerians to be patient with President Buhari

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Works, Sen. Kabiru Gaya, has urged Nigerians to be patient with the present administration as it works towards entrenching good governance.

National Assembly will re-visit devolution of power in constitution amendment – Yusuf Lasun

The Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives, Yusuf Lasun, has assured that the National Assembly will re-visit the issue of devolution of power in the Constitution Amendment process.

Senator Saraki calls for international conference on North East, Boko Haram

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has called for international conference on North East and Boko Haram threat in Nigeria.

IPU wants change in conflict resolution approach

Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) has advised on the adoption of new approach to tackling conflicts in order to win peace.

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