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Lawan: Buhari can’t be forced to sign something as important as electoral bill

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Ahmad Lawan, majority leader of the senate, says President Muhammadu Buhari cannot be forced to sign the electoral act amendment bill. He said the president’s decision to withhold assent is
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Electoral Act nothing to worry about – Ahmad Lawan

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Senate majority leader Ahmad Lawan has backed President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to assent to the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, saying there was nothing to worry about.
Lawan said in Abuja, that the Electoral Act (2010) was good enough for the conduct of the 2019 general elections.
He said the President’s decision should not be misinterpreted, adding that it was done in the interest of the country.
“That the President declined assent to the bill was no big deal.
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Electoral Act: Nothing to worry about

Senator Lawan By Cecilia IjuoSenate majority leader Ahmad Lawan has backed President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to assent to the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, saying there was nothing to worry about. Lawan told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, that the Electoral Act (2010) was good enough for the conduct of

PDP senator defects to APC

A senator representing Gombe South Senatorial District under the platform of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Joshua Lidani, has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Lidani’s move was announced in the Senate on Wednesday by Ahmad Lawan, representing the APC in Yobe North constituency, Yobe state. “Let me inform this Senate that […]
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Senate probes NNPC diversion of $1.05bn NLNG dividend

Senate probes NNPC diversion of $1.05bn NLNG dividend

The Majority Leader of the Senate, Sen. Ahmad Lawan, said the probe of the 1.05 billion dollar NLNG dividend fund should be left for the ad hoc committee Fred Itua, Abuja The Senate yesterday mandated its Committee on Gas Resources to investigate an alleged diversion of $1.05 billion by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). […]
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Senate stands down Electoral Bill consideration

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NAN The Senate on Thursday stood down consideration of the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2018 for third reading and passage, until Tuesday. The bill, which was captured on the Order Paper, was stood down at plenary for more legislative work. Announcing the development, Leader of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, said “in view of the sensitive […]
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Impeachment: National interest is overriding —Senate Leader

Impeachment: National interest is overriding —Senate Leader

NAN Senate Leader Ahmad Lawan says the National Assembly is more focused on upholding national interests than pursuing personal or partisan agenda of impeachment of a member. Lawan, who spoke on Friday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, said the legislators were concerned about approving outstanding requests from President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking on the impeachment threat […]
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