The Senate has adjourned plenary to Wednesday, 25th April, 2017 over the death of their colleague, Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke.

The senator representing Kebbi Central, Adamu Aliero, says the suspension of Babachir Lawal by President Muhammadu Buhari has vindicated the Senate that the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) is corrupt.

The Senate on Thursday, resolved to halt the plan by the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) to implement the use of speed limiting device by vehicles in the country.

In an effort to cement the frosty relationship between the Presidency and the Senate, the All Progressives Congress (APC), has chided the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay, to watch his utterances capable of been misconstrued as an attack on the institution of the National Assembly.

The Senate on Thursday passed amendments to the Electoral Act 2010 thus approving electronic voting and smart card reader for the conduct of the 2019 general elections and other future elections in the country.

Emerging reports indicate that President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded the names of two ministerial nominees to the Nigerian Senate for confirmation.

There was drama today at plenary as Senator Dino Melaye, the lawmaker representing Kogi West senatorial district, appeared at senate wearing academic robe and cap.

The Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Professor Ibrahim Garba has said that Senator Dino Melaye graduated from the institution with a third class in Geography in the year, 2000.

The Nigerian Senate has commenced probe into alleged N4 trillion revenue leakage in the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS).

The Nigerian Senate, on Thursday, approved the nomination of forty five non-career ambassadorial nominees presented for confirmation by President Muhammadu Buhari.

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