December 16, 2018
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Metro News
  Six months after his conviction by a Federal Capital Territory High Court, Senator Joshua Dariye is still receiving the N750, 000 salary and N13.5m monthly running cost from the National Assembly, according to reports. Investigations revealed that Dariye, who represents Plateau-Central Senatorial District, was still receiving the allowances because his seat had yet Continue Reading
Government & Politics
The Senate yesterday ordered an investigation into an alleged use of the Federal Government’s special intervention project funds for President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election. In a motion yesterday, Senate Minority Leader Biodun Olujimi claimed that the funds had become “politicised” as beneficiaries were being asked to write their names, gender and details of permanent Continue Reading
Metro News
The Nigerian Senate on Thursday, declared the Samsung Managing Director, Young Ho Jo, an illegal immigrant, and also ordered the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) to deport Ho Jo back to South Korea, his home country. According to The Guardian, the development followed the ongoing probe by the upper legislative chamber’s ad-hoc committee over the $16.35 […]Continue Reading