Nigerian Senate Latest News
Senator Uzor Kalu who was recently sacked by the National Assembly election petition tribunal, has boasted that he is sure of winning election in Abia North senatorial district, if it is conducted 20 times.
The minister of finance, Zainab Ahmed, and the chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, (FIRS), Babtunde Fowler, have been summoned by the Senate committee on finance over the proposed increase in Value Added Tax (VAT).
The election petition tribunal sitting in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom state capital on Wednesday, September 11 upheld the victory of Senator Christopher Ekpenyong as the senator representing Akwa Ibom North West senatorial district.
A group of civil rights activists, on Tuesday, September 10, took on the National Assembly accusing the legislative arm of government of being the major root of Nigeria's poverty.
The election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) senator, Dayo Adeyeye, who is the chairman Senate committee on media and public affairs, has been nullified by the National Assembly election petition tribunal in Ekiti.
The National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abia state has nullified the election of Orji Uzor Kalu as the Senator representing Abia North. The tribunal has also ordered for a rerun election for the Abia