Armed men storm the senate, stealing mace

Armed men storm Nigeria’s senate, stealing mace

The Senate was on high alert Wednesday after armed men interrupted a session at Nigeria’s parliament, stealing its mace . . .

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Senate rejects state of emergency in Zamfara state; Finally, Police nab Fulani herdsmen responsible for Benue mass killings; Nigerian Army Starts ‘Operation Cat Race’ Exercise In Benue; Dana aircraft overshoots runway in Port Hacourt; Court orders separate trial for Nnamdi Kanu; Obasanjo, You Should Be In Jail – Abdullahi Adamu; Jonathan gave order for cash delivery to BDC —Dudafa; Election must not hold in Katsina & Kano until voter register is sanitised – PDP . . .

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LEGAL NEWS

Metuh: Court orders Dasuki to enter witness box, rejects Jonathan’s application against subpoena; Metuh: DSS bows to court order, produces Dasuki; I Don’t Have N1bn To Give Jonathan, Metuh Tells Court; Looters’ Trial: Justice Galadima Replaces Salami As C’ttee Chair; Appear next Tuesday or face arrest – Senate warns IG of Police, Idris; Court dismisses Diezani’s application for trial in Nigeria; Dasuki attacks Buhari: They disobeyed four court orders for my bail; Dasuki Appears In Court, Pleads Loss Of Memory . . .

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Kachikwu protests award of $25b contracts by NNPC

Minister urges Buhari to call Baru to order A crisis of confidence has broken out between Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu and Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director (GMD)  Dr. Maikanti Baru. The minister has accused the GMD of awarding $25billion contracts without consulting either his office or the corporation’s board. He blamed the GMD for alleged insubordination, lack of adherence to due process and running a “bravado management style” . . . Read more

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24 HOUR NEWS: Malabu Oil Scandal, Jonathan, Looted Funds, Osinbajo, Senate, Evans & Police

$1.3bn Malabu oil deal: Reps may have resolved to invite Jonathan; Lagos court orders FG to name officials who returned looted funds; Presidency disowns Osinbajo over remarks on nominees’ Senate confirmation; Lagos court to hear Evans’ case against police July 13 . . .

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Impeachment Scare: Senate Asks Acting President To Withdraw Statement On Powers Of Confirmation

Indications may be rife on Tuesday (as reported by the media), that the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo SAN, risks being impeached by the Senate if the Presidency fails to carry out the decisions of the Senate . . .

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Whether Anybody Likes It Or Not, We’ll Continue To Fight Corruption – Magu

Magu . Acting Chairman EFCCThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Acting Chairman. Ibrahim Magu, said that the ongoing war against corruption will continue no matter whose ox is gored. Recall the Senate’s refusal to confirm Magu as the substantive Chairman of the EFCC and the insistence on Magu as his only choice as the EFCC boss, by President Muhammad Buhari . . .

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AfDB Offers $1bn To Fund Nigeria’s 2016 Budget Shortfall; Senate oppose sale of national assets; Boko Haram militants attacked Kwang & Boftari villages – Nigerian Army; Avengers attack: Shell shuts down Nigeria’s major crude oil export line; EFCC links Patience Jonathan to 9 houses, 2 hotels, one plaza; $15.5m fraud: Jonathan’s ex-aide, Dudafa attacks co-defendants . . .

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3 Reps Sex scandal: US envoy to present video evidence; Senate gives AGF opportunity to appear before it, again!; Attorney-Gen Malami held ‘secret’ meeting with Saraki; Hadiza Bala-Usman appointed head of Nigerian Ports Authority; Senate threatens Buhari with impeachment; Buhari’s children graduate from University of Surrey, UK; Senate threatens to arrest Attorney General . . .

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