Tag Archives: Bukola Saraki

BREAKING: Senate Instructs CBN to Suspend ATM Card Maintenance Charges

ATM Machines To Dispense Up To N40, 000 Per Withdrawal By Paul Mbagwu The Senate Today passed a resolution calling on the Central Bank of Nigeria to suspend the ATM card maintenance charges being deducted from customers. The Senate made this known via a tweet @SPNigeria. This resolution came as part of a motion on the illicit and excessive bank …

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APC Lawmakers Offered N150m To Impeach Saraki, Dogara – Timi Frank

State legislators to get N50m each against Ortom, Tambuwal, other The immediate past Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progresives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has accused the Presidency and the leadership of the APC of a plot to induce its Senators, House of Representatives and State House of Assembly members with humongous cash to impeach the President of …

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Insecurity: Senate to grill police, DSS, military bosses today

The Senate will on Wednesday (today) grill the security and service chiefs in the country over the rising spate of insecurity. Shortly before the session was adjourned on Tuesday, President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, urged senators to prepare for the briefing on Wednesday. Wednesday session is usually aired live on the Nigerian Television Authority. Saraki said, “Let me remind …

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Saraki Vs IGP: Kwara judiciary steps in, wants suspects returned to Ilorin

The Chief registrar of the Kwara State Judiciary yesterday asked the police to bring back some criminal suspects that were transferred to Abuja on Wednesday. Saraki and Idris Police spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood, said the suspects were transferred to Abuja for further investigation in the allegations of murder and criminal conspiracy slammed against them. But Senate President Bukola Saraki, who is …

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IG plans to implicate me in Kwara suspects’ trial, Saraki tells Senate

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has told the chamber that the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, allegedly plans to implicate him in the trial of some crime suspects arrested in Kwara State. Saraki, at the plenary on Wednesday, said he was informed by Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed that the suspects had been moved from the state to Abuja for prosecution …

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Senate Confirms NHRC, NERC Heads

The Senate has confirmed the appointments weof Mr. Anthony Okechukwu Ojukwu as Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission, and Prof. James Momoh as Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission.

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