It’s Eye Service, IBB Slams Social Media Bill, Sponsor

Former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, has kicked against the controversial Hate Speech Bill and the Protection from Internet Falsehoods and Manipulation Bill that are currently before the senate. Speaking in his Minna Uphill residence when he played host to the National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Christopher Isiguzo the former president…

Senate Delays Passage of 2020 Budget

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday delayed the passage of the 2020 budget by one week. The Senate had earlier assured that it would pass the budget on November 28. The Senate’s Committee Chairman on Appropriation, Senator Barau Jibrin at Tuesday’s plenary requested for additional week to complete work on the budget. “Mr President, the stage…

Anti-Social Media Bill: Senator Justifies Plagiarism

The sponsor of the Protection from Internet Falsehoods and Manipulations Bill, popularly referred to as anti-social media bill, Senator Mohammed Sani Musa, has called on Nigerians to ignore what he described as attempts by mischief makers to rubbish the legislation on grounds of plagiarism. Musa, who represents Niger East Senatorial District, in a statement issued…