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Nigeria President of the Senate Ahmed Lawan

Senate Confirms Appointments of SEC, RMAFC Nominees

By Tony Obiechina, Abuja  The Senate on Wednesday, confirmed the appointment of Mr. Lamido A. Yuguda (Gombe) as Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).  Also confirmed were Reginald C. Karawusa (Imo); Ibrahim D. Boyi (Katsina); and Obisan T. Joseph (Lagos) as Commissioners full-time Commissioners of the Securities and Exchange Commission. The

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In a Rancorous Session, Senators Approve Buhari $22.7bn Loan Request

By Jude Opara, Abuja There was a mild disagreement on the floor of the Senate yesterday as Senators began deliberations on the federal government’s $22.7 billion 2016- 2018 External Borrowing for the execution of key infrastructural projects. The disagreement began as soon as the Committee on Local and Foreign Debts led by the Chairman, Senator

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President of the Senate Ahmed Lawan

Senate to Consider 2014 Confab Report in Constitution Review – Omo-Agege

The Senate Committee on review of 1999 constitution will consider recommendations of 2014 constitutional conference. Chairman of the Committee, Sen.Ovie Omo-Agege, made this known at the inauguration of a 56 -member committee. The News Agency of Nigeria  reports that the commitee was inaugurated by President of Senate Ahmad Lawan. Lawan had

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