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Senate passes Public Procurement Amendment bills …to pass 2020 Budget Thursday

Senate passes Public Procurement Amendment bills …to pass 2020 Budget Thursday The Senate on Wednesday passed the Public Procurement Act 2007 amendment bills before the National Assembly. This was even as the President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, announced that the 2020 Appropriation bill before the National Assembly will be passed on Thursday, December 5, 2019. The passage of...

Senate to IGP: Reduce checkpoints on federal highways

Senate to IGP: Reduce checkpoints on federal highways The Senate has appealed to the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, to as a matter of urgency reduce the number of checkpoints on Federal Highways in the country. This, according to the Senate, has become necessary to reduce the gridlock on the roads. The upper chamber also urged Adamu to direct...