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Police recover stolen Mace of Senate; Abandoned near Abuja City gate; Culprits won’t go unpunished, Ekweremadu vows

  The Police have recovered the Mace of the Senate of Nigeria, forcefully snatched by hoodlums that stormed the Red Chamber, Wednesday, April 18, 2018. A statement by SP Aremu Adeniran, Deputy Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters, Abuja, said that the Mace, symbol of authority of the Senate, was …

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APC fixes May 14 for convention

By Emmanuel Mogbede  The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday  announced that its National Convention to elect officers for a new term in the party’s leadership would hold on May 14. According to schedule of activities released by the Organising Secretary, Sen. Osita Izunaso, in Abuja, the party’s Ward Congresses …

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How to make business easier among Commonwealth countries – President Buhari; Receives in audience Delegation of Royal Dutch Shell

President Muhammadu Buhari has identified Trade and Investment Facilitation to generate resources for sustainable development; Ease of Doing Business and Regional Integration that expands markets with safeguards against injurious trade practices from third parties; More Inclusive Growth with the empowerment of women and the youth, as factors that are capable …

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Police arrest Omo-Agege; Senate resumes sitting with new Mace; Calls invasion of chambers, seizure of mace treason

By Cecilia Ijuo, Sheila offiong and Patience Aliyu  The Police on Wednesday arrested suspended lawmaker, Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege (APC-Delta) at the National Assembly Complex. The Commissioner of Police, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), command, Mr Sadiq Bello, led the team of policemen, who arrested the senator and whisked him away in …

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