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  • Ghanian Lawmakers Witness Mace Theft Drama At Senate Plenary

    April 18, 2018 4:33 PM 33

    Lawmakers from Ghana were on a visit to the National Assembly on Wednesday when the hoodlums invaded the Senate chamber and stole the mace. The Ghanaians, who were also as confused as the Nigerians scampering to safety, watched in amazement. They entered the House and sat at the gallery to observe proceedings as members debated the invasion

  • Hoodlums Invasion, Mace Snatching Act Of Treason – Senate

    April 18, 2018 11:48 AM 26

    The Senate has accused a lawmaker, Ovie Omo-Agege, of leading hoodlums to seize the mace, which serves as the chamber’s symbol of authority. In a statement after the incident on Wednesday, Senate spokesperson, Sabi Abdullahi, said the incident is an act of treason. Today, some armed hoodlums led by suspended Senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, walked into the Senate

  • Aregbesola Has Done Well, It Would Be Hard For PDP To Take Over From Him – Babatope

    April 12, 2018 10:09 AM 29

    A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Chief Ebenezer Babatope has lauded Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s achievements in the State of Osun saying it will be hard for the PDP to take over from him in November, 2018. Babatope stated this on Thursday while featuring on a programme on Rave 91.7fm in Osogbo. He said the Governor has done well so far; a development

  • APC Forms For Ekiti 2018 Guber Out On Monday

    April 7, 2018 2:50 PM 31

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) said it would commence sale of Expression of Interest and Nomination forms to aspirants for the July 14 Ekiti State governorship election on Monday. A schedule of activities released by Organising Secretary of the party, Sen. Isita Izunaso, on Friday in Abuja, indicated that the forms would be on sale until April 17. It shows

  • APC Mourns Late Senator Bukar

    April 4, 2018 3:43 PM 36

    The All Progressives Congress APC has mourned the death of its Senator representing Katsina North in the Senate, Mustapha Bukar. In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the Party, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, APC said; “Although, a first-time federal lawmaker, the late Senator Bukar made his mark in the Senate through his progressive

  • Ondo Assembly Dissolves 18 LG Caretaker Committees

    April 3, 2018 5:00 PM 47

    The Ondo State House of Assembly on Tuesday dissolved the caretaker committees in the 18 local government areas of the state. The Speaker of the Assembly, Bamidele Oloyelogun, announced the dissolution at a plenary, following the expiration of additional six months tenure of the caretaker committees. The assembly had earlier approved an elongation of the tenure

  • Senate Suspends Plenary Till April 10

    March 29, 2018 2:56 PM 34

    The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, made the announcement on Thursday, after the Deputy Majority Leader, Bala Na’Allah (APC, Kebbi South) moved that the Senate adjourn for the day. The suspension is because of the Easter celebrations for which the federal government already declared Friday and next Monday public holidays. While wishing his colleagues

  • AGF Congratulates Asiwaju Tinubu At 66

    March 29, 2018 9:58 AM 34

    A socio-political group, Asiwaju Grassroots Foundation (AGF) Osun state chapter has joined millions of well meaning Nigerians to celebrate the National leader of the ruling All Progress Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on his 66th birthday. The group in a press statement signed by its acting Coordinator, Com. Sikiru Tijani and Secretary, Yahya

  • Kwara Assembly Halts Pension For Ex-Govs, Deputies

    February 27, 2018 2:37 PM 36

    The Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed an amendment bill halting payment of pension to former governors, deputy governors and other officers holding political offices after their tenure in office. The passage of the bill followed the consideration of the report of the House Committee on Establishment and Public Service at the Committee of the Whole

  • El-Rufai Demolishes Factional APC Office In Kaduna

    February 20, 2018 9:48 AM 44

    The secretariat of the APC faction that suspended Governor Nasir El-Rufai two days ago has been demolished. It is alleged that some soldiers were on ground to supervise the demolition of the secretariat situated along number 11 B Sambo in the state capital this morning Tuesday February 20th. The Secretariat belongs to the faction loyal to the suspended