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It is a sign of the times, and a tragedy that the most popular Senator in the Nigerian National Assembly at this moment is not the person who has moved the most impactful motion, not a lawmaker who has proposed a thought-provoking bill, and certainly more

5 Apr 2017 00:00 Reuben ABATI

The present Senate serving the Nigerian people runs the risk of being remembered as the worst since 1999. Public Relations Consultants and media officials of this particular Senate have done their part flooding both the print and the online media more

22 Apr 2016 00:00 Reuben ABATI

What Senator Biodun Olujimi (PDP, Ekiti South) did with her presentation of a bill on gender and equal opportunities on March 15, is the equivalent of trying one’s luck. But she deserves praise for her courage and progressive views, and for forcing more

20 Mar 2016 00:00 Reuben ABATI

On 1st October 2015, the intrepid Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, uninvited, announced to the nation that the previous Jonathan government spent some N64 billion on Independence Day celebrations. It turned out that El-Rufai was wildly off more

10 Dec 2015 00:00 Michael EGBEJUMI-DAVID

It is yet to be seen whether the Senate will approve President Jonathan's request of another six months extension of the ongoing emergency rule in Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe States more

14 May 2014 00:00 News

Senator Babafemi Ojudu, representing the Ekiti Central district, is not scared to pen his thoughts and give his advice to the nation on all issues of national interest and civil rights; he does not hide behind his points-of-view and does not utilise more

31 Mar 2014 00:00 People

A motion before Nigeria's upper legislative chamber moved by All Progressives Congress (APC)'s Senator Babafemi Ojudu representing Ekiti Central Senatorial district calling for the suspension of Minister of Interior, Comrade Abbah Moro and the more

18 Mar 2014 00:00 News

Many Nigerians were naturally shocked, concerned and apprehensive at the news on 07 March 2013 that the (notorious, inept and ineffective) Nigerian House of Representatives is planning to include immunity for federal legislators in the on-going more

20 Mar 2013 00:00 Akintokunbo A ADEJUMO