Legislative Activities

SENATE PLENARY ACTIVITIES FOR THURSDAY 14th MAY 2015

Senate received the following reports as laid before it :- i. Report of the Joint Committee on Agriculture and Environment in the National Agency for the Great Green Wall (Est. Etc) Bill 2015. ii. Report of the Joint Committee on Communications and Judiciary on the Electronic Transaction

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SENATE PLENARY PROCEEDINGS FOR WEDNESDAY 13th MAY 2015

At the Senate plenary proceedings today,13th May 2015, the Senate in a closed session discussed the Constitution of the FRN (fourth alteration) Bill 2015 and deferred same to another legislative date. The Chartered Institute of Entrepreneurs (est )Bill 2015 was presented and read for the 1st time.

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SENATE PLENARY ACTIVITIES FOR TUESDAY 12 of May 2015

At the Senate plenary today- Tuesday,12th May 2015, the Senate received the following Committee Reports as laid before it- i. Report of the Joint Committee on Defence and Judiciary on the Nigerian Army Institute of Technology and Environmental Studies (NAITES) Bill 2015. ii. Report of the Committee

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SENATE PLENARY PROCEEDINGS FOR WEDNESDAY 6th of May 2015

At the Senate plenary proceedings today-Wednesday,6th May 2015, the Senate received as laid before it, the Reports of the Committee on Establishment on the Chartered Institute of Management Accounts of Nigeria Bill 2015 and the Chartered Institute of Auctioneers Bill 2015. Two Executive Communications from the Presidency

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Senate Plenary for Tuesday 28th April 2015

At today’s plenary proceedings, the Senate received as laid before it, the Conference Committee Report on the Cybercrime  (Prohibition, Prevention etc ) Bill 2015.  The Senate then resolved into the Committee of Supply to consider the report of the Joint Committee on Appropriations and Finance on the

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SENATE PLENARY PROCEEDINGS FOR WEDNESDAY APRIL 15 2015

The Senate in plenary today, Wednesday-15th April 2015, received a letter from Mr President, returning the 1999 Constitution Amendment Bill(as passed) to the National Assembly with corresponding reasons for withholding his assent to the Bill. There was also the presentation and First Reading of the following Bills:-

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SARAKI, CLINTON AND OTHER WORLD LEADERS FOR CLEANCOOK STOVES SUMMIT IN NEW YORK

The Senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial district and Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology is set to join former U.S. Secretary of State; Hillary Rodham Clinton; and other members of the Clean Cookstove Alliance Leadership Council in New York at the Global Alliance for CleanCookStoves Future

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OIL BENCHMARK PRICE OF $78 FOR 2015 BUDGET IS UNREALISTIC- SENATOR BUKOLA SARAKI

These are troubling times for the Nigerian economy. Our revenue base is caving in under the stress of falling price of oil in the international market. Due to the drastic and persistent nature of this fall from the highs of $115 in June of this year, it

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SENATE ACTIVITIES FOR TUESDAY 21ST OCTOBER, 2014

Today, Tuesday the 21st of October 2014, the Senate was in receipt of an executive communication on the request of Mr President to increase the amount of the Diaspora Bond from USD 100 lion to a maximum of USD300 from the International Capital Market. The request was,

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Senate Activities for Tuesday, 21st October 2014

Today, Tuesday the 21st of October 2014, the Senate was in receipt of an executive communication on the request of Mr President to increase the amount of the Diaspora Bond from USD 100 lion to a maximum of USD300 from the International Capital Market. The request was,

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