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Peace in National Assembly necessary for national progress, says Saraki …Lauds Evan Enwerem’s contribution to democracy 

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Monday stated that peace in the National Assembly is necessary for the growth of the legislature, beneficial relationship with other arms of government and national progress. Saraki, according to a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sanni Onogu, made the assertion …

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Senate President, Saraki, assures British High Commissioner on  passage of priority Bills

President of the Senate, Dr.  Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday assured Nigerians that legislative duties in the National Assembly would not be relegated to the background in spite of the commencement of the 2019 electioneering campaigns. Saraki, according to a statement by his Special Assistant on Print Media, Chuks Okocha, …

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RE: Peter Obi, Ghost of the past and reality of today By Valentine Obienyem 

With great disappointment and distaste, I read the above-titled piece supposedly written by one Abdullahi Haruna. It was indeed like a tour of a lunatic asylum. What are his contentions? It was clearly sponsored by those who are dismayed that the Vice-Presidential candidate of the PDP, Mr. Peter Obi has no common fault that are observed among many Nigerian politicians and in desperation …

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APGA is dead, lawmaker says as party endorses suspensions over impeachment saga; Police seal Assembly complex

Chimezie Anaso Awka, Nov.16, 2018 The National leadership of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has expressed support for the Anambra chapter of the party over the suspension of three lawmakers in the state legislature. Dr Victor Oye, the National Chairman of APGA, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in …

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Ugwuanyi is a man I call Junior Jim, says Jim Nwobodo’s wife …Hails gov’s benevolence to Chief Mike Ejeagha’s family

The wife of Senator Jim Nwobodo, the former Governor of old Anambra State, Mrs. Pat Nwobodo, has described Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi as “Junior Jim”, who has exhibited outstanding leadership qualities similar to that of her husband when he was governor. Mrs. Nwobodo added that she was proud to call Gov. …

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Saraki: Nigerians await how Buhari ‘ll handle allegations against Oshiomhole

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has stated that Nigerians are eagerly awaiting how President Muhammadu Buhari will handle the serious allegations of bribery levelled against the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, over the conduct of the just concluded primary elections in the …

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Secondus to ECOWAS: INEC designing special card reader, result sheets for APC  …..says APC plans to disrupt  nine states for isolation

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has warned the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof Mahmood Yakubu that history will be unkind to him if he fails to conduct free and fair elections in 2019. Prince Secondus said that manipulation of …

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Amaechi, Abe camps clash at Ken Saro-wiwa Memorial Lecture …MOSOP demands national honours for Ogoni Martyrs

David Amusa,Port Harcourt Supporters of former Governor and Transportation Minister, Chief Rotimi Amaechi and Senator Magnus Abe had another opportunity to clash at the Ken Saro-wiwa memorial lecture organized by the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP),at the weekend in Port Harcourt. It all began when the chairman …

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