• Senate snubs Amaechi, passes ‘scrapped’ Maritime University Bill

    Senate snubs Amaechi, passes ‘scrapped’ Maritime University Bill

    According to reports, the bill for establishment of Nigerian Maritime University at Okerenkoko in Delta State, on Wednesday scaled second reading at the Senate, few 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 debate, making case for the establishment of the university.

    The groundbreaking of the proposed school at Okerenkoko in Warri south-West local government area was done by former President […]

  • Dogara meets Buhari behind closed doors, snubs journalist

    Dogara meets Buhari behind closed doors, snubs journalist

    Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara on Thursday met behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari.

    The meeting which last for about an hour held at the presidential Villa, Abuja. There was no official statement as to why he visited.

    Approached by journalists for comments when he emerged from the president’s office at the end of the meeting, Speaker Dogara refused to speak as he entered his waiting car and zoomed