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9th Senate standing committees: Full list of chairpersons, vice

The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan has listed 69 standing committees for the Senate and named the chairpersons for the Committees with their respective vice-chairpersons.

“Its not mandatory for Buhari to attach portfolios to ministerial nominees” – Senate

The Senate on Friday said President Muhammadu Buhari is not under compulsion to attached portfolios to his ministerial nominees’ list, contrary to a resolution passed on the subject by the 8th Senate.

List of Senate principal officers surfaces as senators lobby for juicy committees

Senate President Ahmad Lawan has announced senator Abdullahi Yahaya as new Senate leader just as he named Ajayi Boroffice as his Deputy Senate leader.

New Senate President, Lawan promises to carry all along

In his maiden address after polling 79 votes to beat his only challenger, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, who garnered 28 votes, Lawan said political, ethnic and religious considerations would have no place under his watch.

Omo-Agege wins deputy Senate presidency election

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, the All Progressives Congress preferred candidate, has been elected as the deputy president of the Nigerian Senate.

Ahmed Lawal emerges new senate president, polled 79 against Ndume’s 28 votes

Senator Ahmed Lawan representing Yobe North has been elected the Senate President of the 9th Senate, defeating his closest contestant, Senator Ali Ndume.

9th Senate: PDP plots Goje-Ekweremadu ticket

The PDP is plotting a joint ticket by the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Sen. Danjuma Goje and the outgoing Deputy President of the Senate, Chief Ike Ekweremadu.
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