Posts Tagged ‘Ahmad Lawan’

There is a plan to attack the national assembly – Senate President, Ahmad Lawan

by Chuks Azotanion February 19, 2020
The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan has raised an alarm of an alleged plot to attack the National Assembly.  Lawan who disclosed this at an emergency closed-door meeting the Senate leadership had with top security officials, said the disclosure is backed by reports of security threat to the assembly complex he received.  In a statement released by his spokesman […]

2020 Budget passed by the senate .

by Precious Aniekwenaon December 5, 2019
The Senate on Thursday passed the 2020 Appropriation Bill.  In passing the budget, the lawmakers increased the total sum from N10.330,416,607 to N10.594,362,364. The Senate also increased the benchmark price of crude from 55$ to 57$, however, the exchange rate at N305 to 1$ was retained. Senator Ibrahim Jibrin, the chairman committee on appropriations explained […]

No jumbo pay for lawmakers, I receive N750,000 as salary — Sen. President Lawan

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 26, 2019
President of Nigerian Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that contrary to popular view, no member of the National Assembly receives jumbo pay. Lawan further revealed that his monthly salary as a lawmaker is N750,000. He made the disclosure while receiving members of the Senators’ Forum who paid him a courtesy visit in his office in […]