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Senate Passes Maritime University Bill

The bill for establishment of Nigerian Maritime University at Okerenkoko in Delta State, on Wednesday scaled second reading at the Senate, months after Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, announced scrapping of the project. The bill sponsored by James Manager (PDP-Delta) was unanimously supported by the senators after the mover’s lead […]

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Nigeria Senate Rejects Ambassadorial Nominees

Nigeria Senate has rejected the 46 non-career ambassadorial nominees sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari for legislative approval. The lawmakers sent back  the list to President Muhammadu Buhari “for resubmission and re-jigging.” Some prominent nominees are retired Justices of the Supreme Court, Justice George Oguntade; former Deputy Governor of […]