In what could be perhaps the oldest envoy in the world just happened as the Nigerian Senate on Wednesday has confirmed 82 year old Justice Sylvanus Nsofor as ambassador.

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo is seeking Senate approval for a loan request of $1.5 billion.

The Senate, on Thursday, confirmed the nomination of 15 out of the 27 Resident Electoral Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission.

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday passed the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Bill proposed by President Muhammadu Buhari.

In a bid to prevent the extinction of small naira notes, the Nigeria Senate on Tuesday asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to convert lower naira notes into coins.

Suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has been indicted by the Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Mounting Humanitarian Crisis in the North-East of receiving N500 million in kickbacks from various companies.

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.

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