Ministerial Screening: Fashola Reveals Reasons For Delay In Road Rehabilitation

The Senate on Monday barraged former Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola who appeared before the upper chamber to be screened for a ministerial position. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that 10 of 28 who had questions to ask were selected by the senate president allowed to grill Fashola, who was the immediate past Minister of […]

Ministerial List: Senate Begins Screening of Ministerial Nominees

………………….Fashola Begins Day 4 Screening The 9th Senate Assembly on Monday recommenced the screening of ministerial sent to it for confirmation by President Muhammadu Buhari. Africa news24 (AN24) recalls that the screening of 43 nominees had begun last week Wednesday. However, the Senate has screened 31 ministerial nominees so far. Ministerial nominees screened so far […]

NLC Advise Buhari To Redeploy Ngige To Another Ministry

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to reappointment Dr Chris Ngige as the Minister of Labour and Productivity. Recall that NLC held a protest against him in his house which led to a fracas that landed some NLC members at the National Hospital in Abuja after they were allegedly attacked […]

#MinisterialScreening: Keyamo Seeks Decongestion Of Supreme Court

Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Festus Keyamo on Friday said he will decongest the Supreme Court if appointed the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of Justice. Africa News24 (AN24) Keyamo is the 28th nominee that has so far been screened by the senate. Details later…

Ministerial Screening: Controversy Trails Senate ‘Bow And Go’ Privilege

Controversy again trailed the Senate generous use of its “bow and go” privilege accorded ministerial nominees presented to the Upper Legislative House by President Muhammadu Buhari for screening and confirmation as members of his incoming cabinet. Nigerians who watched the two-day screening of 26 of the 43 ministerial nominees accused the Senate of denying them […]

Ministerial Screening: Akpabio Mocks Dino Melaye

Former lawmaker representing Akwa Ibom North at the red chamber of the National Assembly, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has responded to the jibe thrown at him by Senator Dino Melaye when he (Akpabio) lost his election to return to the Senate. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that lawmaker, representing Kogi West senatorial district had mocked Akpabio, saying […]

Ministerial Screening: Ogah Warns Federal Government Over Non-Functioning Refineries

Recall President Muhammadu Buhari nominated 43 ministers for his Next Level cabinet, amongst them is senator  Uche Ogah, who during his screening warned the Federal Government that the country will be unable to spend on capital projects if the nation’s refineries are not functioning. Ogah stated this while being screened by Senators on the floor […]