The warring senators of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and their opposition counterparts from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, reached a rapprochement, resolving to leave behind their grievances and work together in the interest of the country. The lawmakers, who rose from a closed session that lasted for 20 minutes, reportedly resolved to […]
Senator Dino Melaye was on Tuesday affirmed as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, flagbearer for Kogi West senatorial district for the 2019 general election. There was a twist in the primary as four other contenders in the race were not cleared by the party screening committee while two others stepped down for the Senator who […]
Ahead of the 2019 elections, the leader and chairman of all Africans in China, Emma Ositadimma Ojukwu, has maintained that wife of the late Biafran warlord, Dim Chukwuemeka Odimegwu-Ojukwu, Bianca, is qualified to represent Anambra South where her husband hails from. Ositadimma Ojukwu is also the President of the Nigeria community in China. […]
Security operatives have reportedly laid siege on the homes of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki and that of the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu in Abuja. The Senate President was on his way to report at the Police Headquarters when his convoy was allegedly blocked by the police Saraki was to appear before the […]
As usual, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris was conspicuously absent when security heads were admitted into the senate chambers during plenary on Wednesday to brief the Lawmakers on the proliferation of dangerous firearms, the spate of killings by terrorists and kidnapping by hoodlums across the country.
The federal high court in Abuja has nullified the senate’s suspension of Ovie Omo-Agege, a Delta central senator. The senate had on April 13 suspended the senator for 90 legislative days over his comment that the proposed re-ordering of the general election was targeted at President Muhammadu Buhari.