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January 14, 2019 12:31 PM 2019: Bauchi lawmaker speaks on consequences of relocating collation centre

Tukur said this in a petition addressed to Bauchi INEC office obtained by DAILY POST on Monday. The lawmaker added that it’s a gross violation of the Nigerian constitution for INEC to relocate collation centre away from Zwall with the allege tacit support of the All Progressives Congress. “As a representative of my people in Tafawa Balewa, I should be officially 98

December 5, 2018 12:11 PM Dogara swears in three APC lawmakers

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has sworn in three lawmakers elected under the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to the House. The oath of office was administered on the new lawmakers by the Speaker on Wednesday. The new members are: Yusuf Nuhu (Bauchi, Toro Federal Constituency), Tunji Olawuyi (Kwara, Irepodun/Isin/Oke 65

August 6, 2018 8:12 AM Buhari: Senator Omo-Agege makes revelation about Saraki

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has declared that Senate President Bukola Saraki has never supported President Muhammmau Buhari in the Senate. The lawmaker stated that Saraki usually worked against all matters that had to do with the President. He, however, insisted that the defection of the former Kwara governor would not affect the APC. Omo-Agege spoke at an event 47

August 3, 2018 9:15 AM Defections: Senator Akpabio snubs PDP NEC meeting, meets Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday, met with the Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio, reportedly to perfect the lawmaker’s defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The former Akwa Ibom Governor arrived the State House Villa by 3.06pm, with the Presidential Aide on National Assembly (Senate) 43

May 19, 2018 6:01 PM APC congress: Gov. Abubakar forcing Dogara to join another party – Bauchi lawmaker

A member of the Bauchi state House of Assembly representing Lere/Bula constituency, Hon. Aminu Tukur says the All Progressives Congress, APC, under Governor Mohammed Abudullahi Abubakar is forcing the House of Reps Speaker, Yakubu Dogara to dump the party for another ahead of the 2019 elections. Tukur, who spoke following the party’s state congress held in Bauchi 50

March 17, 2018 7:39 PM David Mark, Shehu Sani speak on Senator Wakili‎’s death

The immediate past President of the Senate, Sen. David Mark has described the death of the Senator representing Bauchi South senatorial District, Sen. Ali Wakili as a painful exit. Mark, reacting to the demise of Wakili in a statement by his Media Assistant, Mr Paul Mumeh, said “I am shocked and saddened by the sudden demise of our colleague and friend 57

November 2, 2017 2:38 PM Idris Vs Misau: Court can’t stop your probe – Saraki tells Police IG

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has informed the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris that the court does not have power to stop his probe. Saraki insisted that the police IG must obey the law and appear before the panel to open up on the allegations hanging around his neck. He made this comment when the ad hoc committee investigating the allegations 56

October 26, 2017 7:42 PM Aisha Buhari speaks on vehicles donated by police

President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Aisha, has reacted to an allegation that she received two Sports Utility Vehicles, SUVs, illegally from the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. In a brief response on Twitter, Mrs. Buhari said she was still using her personal cars, but stopped short of categorically confirming or denying the allegation 47

October 26, 2017 10:57 AM IGP Idris purchased 2 Prado jeeps for Aisha Buhari

Senator Isah Misau (APC-Bauchi Central) has stated that the inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris, bought 2 Prado SUV’s for Aisha Buhari, wife of the president, Vanguard reports. The lawmaker made his comments when he appeared before the Senate committee mandated to probe the IGP. gathers that Misau stated that Idris had purchased the vehicles 57

October 26, 2017 5:04 AM Unpaid wage: Senators donate 1,280 bags of rice to Kogi workers

Members of the Senate have donated 1,280 bags of rice as of Wednesday to Kogi State Government’s workers whose salaries have not been paid for some months now. This was made know by the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, at a press briefing on Wednesday. Melaye said he was spearheading donation of relief materials to Kogi workers 54