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    Senator-elect Denies Plot To Replace Ekweremadu

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    Senator -elect for Okigwe Senatorial zone of Imo state in the last month re run election , Rt Hon Ben Uwajumogu had described as speculation the media reports that his recent election to the senate is to upstage the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekeremadu, saying that he is not after anybody,s job. Uwajumogu who spoke…

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    No Ambassadors Yet As Senate Halts Screening

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    Alarmed by the high number of petitions received from Nigerians over the ambassadorial list, the Senate yesterday suspended the screening of the 47 ambassadorial nominees. The upper house also summoned the secretary to the government of the federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal, and the minister of foreign affairs, Godfrey Onyema, to appear before it to…

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    Senate Probes N500bn Aviation Intervention Fund

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    Senate yesterday commenced investigation of alleged misappropriation  of N500billion aviation intervention fund released by the federal government in 2011 for the aviation industry. The senate also through its committee on Aviation and Anti-corruption  summoned airline operators who are the beneficiaries over alleged misappropriation of the  intervention fund. The airline operators invited for questioning include ,…

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    New PIB Will Be Ready Next Week, Saraki Assures Nigeria

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    President of the Senate. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, yesterday disclosed that a harmonised version of  the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) would be laid before both chambers of the National Assembly ‎next week, even as he assured Nigerians that the bill will be passed soon. He disclosed that the Senate and House of Representatives had already resolved…

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  • AMAC Election: APC Forum Backs Onuoha for Vice Chairman

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    Ahead of march 19, 2016 Abuja Municipal Area Council 9AMAC) chairmanship election, a group South East All Progressive Congress (APC) Leaders Forum Federal Capital Territory(FCT) has thrown its weight behind chief Basil Onuoha as the vice chairmanship candidate for the election. In a letter signed by Elder Chika Nwobu and ten others and addressed to…

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    Imo Rerun: Group Calls On INEC To Replace Electoral Officers

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    Ahead of the February 20,2016 National Assembly re run election in Okigwe Senatorial zone of Imo State , the Ohaneze Ndi igbo Students Youth Wing has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman , Prof Yakubu Mamud to replace the Electoral Officers in Ihite Uboma, Isiala Mbano and Okigwe. Local government Areas. Addressing…

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