• Senator Ben Bruce adopts orphan from IDP camp, calls other privileged Nigerians to follow suit

    Senator Ben Bruce adopts orphan from IDP camp, calls other privileged Nigerians to follow suit

    Senator, Ben Murray Bruce on Friday adopted a girl from internally Displaced People’s Camp in Dalori, Borno State.

    It was gathered that the Bayelsa State senator adopted an orphaned girl from IDP camp in Borno state during the visit of the ad hoc committee on North East Humanitarian Crisis (NEHC).

    The common sense senator further said he loved little ones and that they made his day. He called on other Nigerians to follow the same suit.

    Sen Bruce in his tweet said

    “I am […]

  • Teachers are More Important than Politicians, Reduce Our Salaries Now – Ben Bruce Tells Buhari

    Teachers are More Important than Politicians, Reduce Our Salaries Now – Ben Bruce Tells Buhari

    In a message posted on Facebook and Twitter to mark the ‘World Teacher’s Day’ on Wednesday, the senator representing Bayelsa east, Ben Murray-Bruce, has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government for a reduction in the salaries of politicians.

    The chairman of Silverbird group who lamented the plight of teachers, saying they deserve better pay, added that Nigeria would be a better country if teachers were properly remunerated.

    “Nigeria has some of the highest paid politicians and some of the lowest […]

  • Recession: Investors are afraid of Buhari, withholding their money – Ben Bruce

    Recession: Investors are afraid of Buhari, withholding their money – Ben Bruce

    Senator representing Bayelsa Central Senatorial District, Ben Murray Bruce (PDP) on Tuesday came hard on President Muhammadu Buhari’s approach to governance in the face of economic recession, describing it as frightening even to domestic investors.

    In his contribution on the floor while suggesting possible ways out of Nigeria’s economic quagmire, Bruce said Buhari’s style of governance with regards to fighting corruption was not in agreement with the 21st, as people are now being chased around by anti-graft agencies.

    Explaining the hypothesis of […]

  • I”m glad state allocations are falling – Ben Bruce

    I”m glad state allocations are falling – Ben Bruce

    Senator Ben Murray Bruce, “the commonsense” senator, has expressed his opinion about falling states allocations.

    He  tweeted some hours ago that the less the state allocation, the more likely credible politicians run for

  • How DSS officials stopped me from greeting Buhari – Ben Bruce explains

    How DSS officials stopped me from greeting Buhari – Ben Bruce explains

    A senator from Bayelsa State, Ben Murray-Bruce, on Monday said operatives of the State Security Service prevented him from “greeting” President Muhammadu Buhari at a state dinner organised to mark 2016 Democracy Day.

    According to Bruce, who joined his colleagues to a dinner to mark the 2016 democracy day, he had attempted to greet the president like a senator did, but the security agent denied him access.

    The dinner was hosted by Mr. Buhari, and had in attendance the President of the Senate, […]

  • Buhari spent 365 days in office giving us excuses, this must stop going forward – Ben Bruce flares

    Buhari spent 365 days in office giving us excuses, this must stop going forward – Ben Bruce flares

    The lawmaker representing Bayelsa central senatorial district, Senator Ben Bruce has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari and his ministers spent their first year in office giving excuses.

    “For the past year, PMB and his ministers mistook the Federal Executive Council for the Federal Excuses Council. This must stop going forward!” he wrote on Twitter.

    Known for his critical stance on government, Bruce has used social media as an avenue to express reservations over what he perceives as shortcomings of this administration.

    In the […]

  • Nigerians fire back at Ben Bruce over Fashola, Amaechi Tweets … See image photos

    Nigerians fire back at Ben Bruce over Fashola, Amaechi Tweets … See image photos

    Senator Ben Bruce representing Bayelsa East constituency, in Bayelsa state has suffered some lashing on Twitter over comments he passed on Babatunde Fashola, former Lagos state governor who was sworn in as the Minister for Power, Roads and Housing as well as those on former Rivers governor, Rotimi Amaechi who was assigned the ministry of Transport. See image photos detailed:
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  • Omosexy Receives A Hot Kiss From Senator Ben Murray-Bruce … SEE Photo

    Omosexy Receives A Hot Kiss From Senator Ben Murray-Bruce … SEE Photo

    The epic #Omotola-Ben Kiss! this picture is beautiful, but considering where we come from, do you think it is appropriate or

  • It’s unfortunate Nigerians quickly forgotten good works of GEJ – Ben Bruce shares views

    It’s unfortunate Nigerians quickly forgotten good works of GEJ – Ben Bruce shares views

    Ben Bruce, The Senator representing Bayelsa East Senatorial district, Wednesday stated that it was unfortunate that Nigerians had quickly forgotten the good works of former President Goodluck Jonathan.

    He said those blaming Jonathan for all the country’s woes were wrong and inconsiderate.

    The Silverbird boss insisted that there were problems in Nigeria when Jonathan assumed power in 2010 but he didn’t blame his predecessors or the military, rather he did his best to fix the challenges confronting the country.

    “Jonathan has his own […]

  • Ben Murray Bruce advises Buhari on how to manage his ministers … See Image Photos

    Ben Murray Bruce advises Buhari on how to manage his ministers … See Image Photos

    The Senator shared some ‘common-sense’ advice for the President to act upon concerning his cabinet of ministers & their conduct when screened and fully appointed. Do you agree