Senate Confirms Lawan’s Cousin as Chairman of National Assembly Commission

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Mr Ahmed Amshi, a cousin of the president of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan as Chairman, National Assembly Service Commission and 11 others as members. This followed the consideration of the report of the Senate Committee on Establishment and Public Service during plenary. President Muhammadu Buhari had requested…

I was Subjected to Traumatizing Interrogations by EFCC ‘In the name of Fictional 24 or 25 Thousand Dollars Extortion’ – Sani

A former Lawmaker who represented Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the 8th National Assembly, Shehu Sani has described his experience in the hands of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), as traumatizing. Sani in a statement on Saturday said his detention was unjust and breach of his fundamental rights. “My incarceration for 30 days…

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…