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Ebonyi PDP lawmakers: Umahi’s on his own; We’ll not cross carpet to APC with him; His move is “impolitic, indecent, unwise”

By Kingsley Okoye Abuja, Nov. 18, 2020 The Ebonyi lawmakers of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the National Assembly, NASS, say no member of the caucus is cross carpeting to the All Progressives Congress (APC) with Gov. Dave Umahi. The Chairman of the Caucus, Senator Sam Egwu, in company …

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PDP dissolves S/East Zonal caretaker committee headed by Gov. Umahi’s brother; Says why Gov. left   

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dissolved the South-East Zonal Caretaker Committee of the party, headed by Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi’s brother, Austin Umahi. This, apparently, is the main opposition party’s response to the defection of Gov. Umahi, Tuesday, to the ruling All …

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Wike warns: Buhari’s Executive Order 10 is politically motivated; Will destroy criminal justice in states

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has warned that the Federal Government will destroy criminal justice system in States if the Executive Order 10 is implemented. Governor Wike said Executive Order 10 of the Federal Government, which permits the deduction of funds from each State’s account to finance the judiciary, …

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Senate commends Buhari for assenting to BOFIA bill …Says Nigeria’s financial system to experience re-boost 

The Senate has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the Banking and Other Financial Institutions Act (BOFIA) Bill 2020 into law, following its passage by the National Assembly. Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Ajibola Basiru, in a statement issued on Saturday to the media said that …

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