Subsidy: We Weren’t Bribed by Presidency, Says Saraki

While the Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology, Senator Bukola Saraki, described the allegation of bribery levelled against members of the National Assembly by the presidency to support the withdrawal of fuel subsidy as baseless and un…

LG Polls: ACN Challenges Obanikoro’s Petition

The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) Tuesday faulted the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairmanship candidate in the October 22 Lagos State council polls, Mr. Babajide Obanikoro, describing it as incompetent.
(Sources: This Day)

2012 Budget Scales Second Reading

The Senate Tuesday concluded the preliminary consideration of the 2012 Appropriation Bill, taking it through the Second Reading and committing it to its Committee on Appropriation for further legislative fine-tuning.
(Sources: This Day)

PDP Lays Claim to Katsina’s CPC Seats

Following last Friday’s judgment of the Supreme Court on the authentic candidates of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) for the April National Assembly elections, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has written to the Independent National Elect…

Senate Adopts BPE Probe Panel Report

The Senate Tuesday adopted all the 45 recommendations of its ad hoc committee that probed the activities of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) since 1999 to date.
(Sources: This Day)

PDP’s size part of its problems – Abba-Aji

Senator Muhammad Abba-Aji was the former special adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan. In this interview with journalists, he speaks about how to reform the Peoples Democratic Party and the kind of leader the party desires.
(Sources: The Punch)