Tag archive for ‘Senate’
By admin On Saturday, April 21st, 2018
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Mace Theft: Senate Orders Security Officials To Prevent Omo-Agege From Entering The Chamber

LAGOS APRIL 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate has directed security agencies to prevent the suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege from further gaining entrance into its chamber. Omo-Agege, who was last week suspended by More...

By admin On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Snatched Mace: Omo-Agege’s Kinsman Calls For Commencement Of Senator’s Recall

Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Frank Tietie, one of the constituents of the suspended lawmaker representing Delta Central senatorial district, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has called on other members of More...

By admin On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Saraki Explains Why Senate Suspends Omo-Agege

LAGOS APRIL 19TH (Urhobotoday)- Contrary to belief in some quarters that Senator Ovie Omo-Agege was suspended over his opposition to the election reordering bill, Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has said the More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Omo-Agege Accused Of Leading Thugs To Attack Senate, Seize Mace

LAGOS APRIL 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi has accused suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege of having led protesters into the floor of the red chamber where they went away with the mace. It would More...

By admin On Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Omo-Agege Reacts To His Suspension, Appeals For Calm

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta Senator, Ovie omo-agege has reacted to the 90-day suspension slammed on him by the leadership of the Nigerian Senate. Agege, in a statement through his More...

By admin On Friday, April 13th, 2018
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‘Senator Ovie-Omo-Agege Suspension Is Illegal’

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Coordinator of Nigeria Female President Initiative, Mr. Felix Akpoyibo, has described Senate’s suspension of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege as illegal, selective and More...

By admin On Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Abuja Court Shuns Omo-Agege’s Plea To Stop His Suspension

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court in Abuja has rejected an ex parte application filed by the Delta Central senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, to stop his suspension by the Senate. He More...

By admin On Friday, April 13th, 2018
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2019: Itsekiris Support Ex-Governor Uduaghan For Senate

Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan LAGOS APRIL 13TH(URHOBOTODAY)-The immediate past Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, has received yet another boost which will help reinforce his senatorial ambition as the More...

By admin On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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JUST IN: Senate Suspends Senator Omo-Agege Over Unruly Statement

Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate has suspended the Senator representing Delta Central District, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege for 90 days. Senator Omo-Agege was suspended on Thursday during plenary More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Omo-Agege Begs Senate Over Utterances On Amendment Of Electoral Act

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The representative of Delta Central Senatorial District, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, on Wednesday apologized to the Senate over statements credited to him that More...

By admin On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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Evelyn Oboro, Omo-Agege In Media War Over FUPRE Bill

Hon Evelyn Oboro, Member Representing Uvwie/Sapele/Okpe Constituency in the Federal House of Representatives (Middle) in a group Photograph with Staff of FUPRE LAGOS OCTOBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The member representing More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Senate Over Rules Buhari’s Ascribing Role Of ‘Coordinator’ To Vice President Osinbajo

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate yesterday declared that Professor Yemi Osinbajo should function as Acting President pending the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from medical vacation. The upper legislative More...

By admin On Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Senate Amends Act Of Electronic Voting Process

LAGOS MARCH 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian Senate has amended the Electoral Act to allow for the use of electronic voting and devices for conduct of elections in Nigeria. The transmission of election results was also More...

By admin On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Why Reps Dumps Omo-Agege’s Sexual Harassment Bill

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS MARCH 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The House of Representatives on Thursday suspended deliberations on a bill seeking to make provisions for the prohibition and punishment of sexual harassment More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Custom Boss, Hameed Ali Dares Senate, Vows Not To Appear It

Hameed Ali LAGOS MARCH 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (retd.), has written a letter to the National Assembly that he would not be able to More...

By admin On Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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Uniform Saga: Why Buhari May Support Custom Boss

Muhammadu Buhari and Hameed Ali LAGOS MARCH 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari may take sides with the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali (retd.), in his ongoing face-off More...

By admin On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Hameed Ali Vs Senate: Who Wins The ‘Ego War’

Boss of Nigerian Custom Service, Col Hameed Ali inspecting guard of honour mounted by officers of Nigeria Custom Service on mufti LAGOS MARCH 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hameed Ali, the Comptroller General of the Nigeria More...

By admin On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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Senate Walks Out Custom Boss Over Uniform

Custom Boss, Hameed Ali LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate, a while ago, walked out the Comptroller-General of Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) over his refusal to appear in service More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Custom: ‘Hameed Ali Must Go’ Protests Rock Onitsha

LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Anti-Hameed Ali protests are on-going in major streets of Onitsha, in Anambra State. The protesters are alleging disrespect of the National Assembly by the Comptroller-General of More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Used Vehicles: Custom Bow To Pressure, Puts Policy On Hold

Ali LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has suspended its plan to commence vehicle duty payments on all vehicles in the country. In a statement signed on Wednesday by the Acting Public More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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Used Vehicles: Senate Rejects Custom Boss Appeal For New Meeting Date

Hameed Ali LAGOS MARCH 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian Senators have rejected appeal made by Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Col. Hameed Ali (retd) that he would not be able appear before More...

By admin On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Custom Boss Dares Lawmakers: I’ll Appear Before Senate If The Right Thing Is Done

Custom Boss Hamid Ali LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY: Hameed Ali, Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs service (NCS) has reiterated his stand that he will not appear before the Senate to explain his policy More...

By admin On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Duties On Old Vehicles: Senators Spit Fire, Insist Ali Must Appear Before Plenary On Uniform

Hameed Ali LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerians Senators spit fire over the non appearance of Custom Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs (NCS) Hameed Ali for disobeying their order to appear before the National More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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Senate Kicks Against Customs Vehicles Duty 30 Days Ultimatum

LAGOS MARCH 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senate on Tuesday kicked against planned 30 days Ultimatum by Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) to penalise Nigerians who fails to pay duties on their vehicles. Federal lawmakers asked More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
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Senate Oppose Law to Jail FOREX Hoarders, Says Law Will Distract Foreign Investors

nt, LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Senate on Monday vowed to oppose recommendation by the Nigerian Law Reform Commission for a review of the Nigerian Foreign Exchange Act in order to empower the Central Bank More...