• Nigeria’s economic recession is a blessing in disguise – Senate Leader, Ali Ndume

    Nigeria’s economic recession is a blessing in disguise – Senate Leader, Ali Ndume

    Nigeria Senate Leader, Ali Ndume has described the economic recession as a blessing in disguise as the experience would force the nation to look outside the box.

    He stated this at a press briefing after Tuesday’s plenary, stressing that the phenomenon was not peculiar to Nigeria alone, but other oil producing countries.

    Ndume further noted that the National Assembly has generated ill-feelings from Nigerians on their experiences, which would be used as ingredients for lawmaking with the purpose of getting the country […]

  • National Assembly is broke, owing lawmakers – Senate leader

    National Assembly is broke, owing lawmakers – Senate leader

    The Leader of the Senate, Ali Ndume, on Tuesday said the National Assembly is broke and experiencing difficulties in meeting its financial obligations.

    Reacting to reports that the legislature was facing financial challenges, Ndume said the situation was so worrisome that legislators were not receiving their allowances as and when due.

    Ndume said: “I know that the whole country is in financial difficulty, not only National Assembly.

    “I have been in the National Assembly since 2003 but things keep getting worse; I think […]