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January 14, 2019 3:38 PM BREAKING: PDP appoints Ekweremadu, others as Technical Advisers to Atiku

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Monday, appointed the deputy President of the Senate, Dr. Ike Ekweremadu as Technical Adviser to its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. In a statement by its national publicity secretary, Kola Ologbondinya, the party also named the Speaker, House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, Mallam Sule Lamido 68

January 12, 2019 7:51 AM 2019: PDP speaks on Ekweremadu, South-East Governors allegedly working for Buhari’s re-election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has denied the statement attributed to the Buhari Media Organisation (BMO), that the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, and South-East Governors were working for President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election. A statement by the party after its meeting with party leaders in the zone, accused the All Progressives Congress 73

January 4, 2019 7:55 PM 2019: Enugu PDP strategizes to sweep polls

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Enugu State has resolved to make a clean sweep of the 2019 polls in the State. To this end, the party has decided to embark on mass mobilsation and fundraising at all levels in the State to ensure robust campaign. The Director-General of the Enugu State Campaign Organisation, Dr. Charles Egumgbe, made this known after 61

December 20, 2018 7:44 PM Senators crack jokes with ‘Jubril of Sudan’ during plenary

Senators, on Thursday cracked jokes over one ‘Jubril Aminu Al-Sudani,’ an alleged impersonator of President Muhammadu Buhari. The banter started when the presiding officer, Ike Ekweremadu, asked the chairman, Senate Committee on Tertiary Institutions and TETFUND, Barau Jibrin, to read a report of his committee. He soon realised that Jibrin was not around 45

December 4, 2018 11:08 AM National Assembly staff boo Ekweremadu, stop sitting

Nigeria’s Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu was Tuesday booed by protesting members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, PASAN, in the National Assembly. Immediately the DSP entered the lobby through the back entrance, protesters encircled him and his security details as they shouted: “no sitting, no plenary, go and bring 40

November 6, 2018 7:25 PM Ekweremadu: How Fani-Kayode reacted to assassination attempt on Deputy Senate President

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation, has reacted to the assassination attempt on the Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu. Reacting to the assassination attempt, Fani-Kayode described the act as “despicably and cowardly.” In a tweet, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain urged security agents to ensure that those behind the act were brought 53

October 25, 2018 6:31 AM Defection: Aisha Yesufu reacts to Ekweremadu’s reported planned move to APC

Co-convener of the BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, advocacy group, Aisha Yesufu, has reacted to the reported plan of the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, to decamp to the All Progressives Congress APC. Ekweremadu, who reacted in a Facebook post, said he was still a member of the main opposition party. But in her reaction to the speculation, Aisha wondered 38

October 8, 2018 5:23 AM Ohanaeze youths congratulate Atiku, insist on VP slot

The leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide led by Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro has congratulated Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on his recent victory as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, flag bearer. This was contained in a statement made available to DAILY POST on Sunday by Comrade Obinna Achionye, Deputy President General and Mazi Alex Okemiri 36

August 13, 2018 1:47 PM APC fires back at PDP over Saraki, Ekweremadu

Yekini Nabena, APC National Publicity Secretary, in a statement sent to DAILY POST Monday afternoon, said the ruling party had thought that by now, the PDP would be tired of its baseless and frivolous accusations. He said: “The President Muhammadu Buhari administration has repeatedly demonstrated its strict adherence to the rule of law, therefore the alleged 38

August 13, 2018 8:38 AM What will ‘surprise’ Nigerians when NASS reconvenes on Tuesday – Senator Ibrahim

According to him, what will be news coming from the senators clamouring for the removal of Saraki was their mustering of a two-third majority, adding that anything short of that would not be acceptable to the whole world. The senator, who was one of the recent high-profile defectors from the APC to the PDP, said in a chat with Daily Independent newspaper 39