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bitumen training institute considered

Senate seeks establishment of bitumen training institute

OrderPaperToday – Nigeria’s Senate at its plenary on Wednesday considered a bill seeking to establish Bitumen Training Institute, Ode Aye, Ondo State The bill which...
Taraba youths detained

Taraba youths detained over dispute with gov’s brother

OrderPaperToday - The Senate has called on the Inspector General of Police and Police Service Commission to investigate Taraba State Police Commissioner over the...
APC caucus defends Buhari

APC caucus defends Buhari amidst alarming insecurity

OrderPaperToday – The All Progressive Congress (APC) caucus in the Senate has vowed to resist any blame game and threats of “constitutional measures” against...
persons with disabilities get senate support

COVID-19: Senate demand support for 29m persons with disabilities

OrderPaperToday - The Senate has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to provide a five-year post COVID-19 special intervention programme for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs). The...
Ibadan rice traders may get reprieve

Senate demands return of rice raided by customs

OrderPaperToday – The Senate through its Committee on Ethics, Petitions and Privileges, has demanded that men of the Nigeria Customs Services (NCS) return rice...
senate seeks college of education for borno

Senate seeks college of education in Borno State

OrderPaperToday - Against the backdrop of the activities of boko haram terrorists and other forms of insecurity, the senate has adopted a bill which...
Lawan says service chiefs to appear over insecurity Thursday

INSECURITY: Service Chiefs to face Senate Thursday

OrderPaperToday - President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday disclosed that the Service Chiefs and Heads of Security Agencies would, on Thursday, appear...
Senate passes bill on food security

Food security and national assembly interventions

OrderPaperToday – Against the background of alarming insecurity across the country, concerns have been raised about food security and the general state of agricultural...
Boko haram funding shortfall

Boko Haram: Senate summons minister, army chief over N50bn funding shortfall

OrderPaperToday - The Senate has summoned officials of the federal government and authorities of the Nigerian Army over N50bn funding shortfall for the military’s...
Minister explains pandemic palliatives spend

We drove to homes to feed school children during lockdown – minister

OrderPaperToday – The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajia Sadiya Umar Farouq, has told the Senate that officials of her...