This was even as the Senate embarked on the investigation of SIP and Subsidy Reinvestment Empowerment Programme.
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Political groups, women, youths and trade unions in Yobe North on Sunday unanimouly resolved to support the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari and Senator Ahmad Lawan, as well as the election of Alhaji Maimala Buni as Governor of the state in the 2019 general elections.
The bill, which was captured on the Order Paper, was stood down at plenary for more legislative work.
Lawan adduced the reasons when he spoke with State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja
Lawan, who spoke on Friday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, said the legislators were concerned about approving outstanding requests from President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Senate is to set up a technical committee to study some bills that President Muhammadu Buhari declined assent to.
After Saraki announced his defection from the APC to the Peoples Democratic Party, a lot of senators elected on the platform of the APC had threatened him with impeachment, chief among who were the Leader of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, and Senator Ovie Imo-Agege.
Alhaji Umar Kareto, the returning officer of the election, said a total of 1,865 delegates were accredited out of which the senate leader polled 1,702 votes and 12 invalid.
Staff who went in before the total blockage of the National Assembly by the DSS operatives, have equally been sent out
Lawan made the commendation when the Northeast Youths Coalition for President Buhari paid him a courtesy visit in Abuja.
Speaking at the backdrop of the 19th anniversary of democracy in the country, Ohuabunwa told News Agency of Nigeria that because God was with the Nigeria, it would overcome prevailing hard times sooner than later.
The Senate Leader, Ahmad Lawan, revealed this on Tuesday when he briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the closed door meeting between the President and the 10-man Senate delegation.
Alhaji Habu Kaku, Executive Officer, Senator Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan Foundation, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Damaturu.
Lawan said in Damaturu on Wednesday while fielding questions from newsmen that the one Billion Dollar contribution to security from the Excess crude account was timely and patriotic.
The amendment had been scheduled in the Senate Order Paper for consideration, but nothing was said about it when the Senate resumed for plenary.
During an inspection of the two days treatment on Sunday in Gashua and Nguru, Lawan said the free eye treatment scheme was to support the old and less privileged persons.
The National Commandant of the Nigerian Peace Corps, Dickson Akoh, was in March detained by the Police.
There were strong indications on Monday that the Police investigations into alleged forgery of the Senate Rule Book may have…