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Remaining 3 petroleum bills pass second reading, now in committee stage

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Barley one month after the effective passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), the Senate on Thursday, has kept to her promise by speeding up the legislative work on ...

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Senate passes Customs Service Commission Act, strips Minister supervisory roles

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The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday, stripped the Minister of Finance its age long supervisory roles over the activities of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) and further sealed the new law ...

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We said it on Monday that Ali risks walk out if on Mufti at Senate, it happened Thursday

The Senate on Thursday put paid to its threat and on a loud voice vote, turned back the Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) for appearing before the senate ...

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Exclusive: Customs CG risks walkout if he appears before Senate on mufti, Wednesday

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A Senator of the Federal Republic (name with held), Sunday confided on Business Hilights in a telephone interview that the Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) may risk ...

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Relief as NASS orders Customs to suspend planned seizure of vehicles without paid duty

Nigerian Senate

The senate, Tuesday passed a resolution mandating the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to suspend its policy on seizing vehicles on which duty has not been paid, saying it is retrogressive ...

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Local debts frustrating key sectors of economy, NASS cries out to DMO, others

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Relying on feelers from major sectors of the economy, the Senate Tuesday advised the Minister of Finance and Debt management Office (DMO) to join forces with the rising naira to ...

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