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Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the Senate on resumption of plenary will further probe the NNPC on diversion of dividends from the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG).

Bukola Saraki reshuffles four committee chairmen

The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday announced minor changes in the leadership of four standing committees.

Abdulaziz Yari: Zamfara APC primaries conclusive

Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara on Monday claimed that all primary elections of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the 2019 general elections have been concluded in the state.
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Abdulaziz Yari speaks on Zamfara APC controversial primaries

Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara on Monday claimed that all primary elections of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the 2019 general elections have been concluded in the state.

Governor Yari, Senator Marafa clash over President Buhari’s REC nominee

Governor of Zamfara State, Abdul-Aziz Yari; and lawmaker representing Zamfara Central Senatorial District, Senator Kabiru Marafa, are in a battle over the eligibility of President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominee for Zamfara, Ahmad Bello Mahmud, as Resident Electoral Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission.

Senate fails to approve INEC REC nominee Bello Mahmud

The Senate has again failed to confirm a Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, nominee, Bello Mahmud, from Zamfara State.

National security structure has collapsed – Senate

The Senate has lamented the rising level of insecurity in the country and blamed it on the collapse of the country’s security structure.

Nigeria’s security structure has collapsed – Senate

The Senate has condemned the spate of insecurity across the Nigeria, blaming it on the collapse of the country’s security structure.

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