Akpabio urges Senators to dump APC for PDP

Akpabio urges Senators to dump APC for PDP

Senator Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom North-West, PDP), has called on his colleagues in the All Progressives Congress (APC) to decamp. The former Governor of Akwa Ibom State claimed some of them had been making inquiries if there was room for them in the PDP. Speaking at the PDP’s national convention in Abuja on Saturday, he […] Akpabio urge...
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We have not received our benefits – Ex-gov, deputies

Some senators have said they are not collecting pensions as former governors and ex-deputy governors of their states, Punch reports. Former... Read » We have not received our benefits – Ex-gov, deputies on YNaija ...
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Restructuring: APC senators have betrayed the nation —Atiku

Restructuring: APC senators have betrayed the nation —Atiku

Former Vice President and All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has described the decision of the APC-led Senate to block the passage of Bill No 3, which he noted would have granted devolution [...] The post Restructuring: APC senat...
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Intrigues as Senators, Reps move to amend 1999 Constitution

Intrigues as Senators, Reps move to amend 1999 Constitution

INTRIGUES and horse-trading prevailed on activities of senators and members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday, as the two chambers of the Assembly moved to vote on critical aspects of the 1999 Constitution. The [...] The post Intrigues as Senators, Re...
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Biafra: We stand with one Nigeria – Southern senators’ forum

Biafra: We stand with one Nigeria – Southern senators’ forum

The Southern Senators Forum, Wednesday, re-emerged at the Senate after being in oblivion for some years, saying they stand with Nigeria’s unity. The post Biafra: We stand with one Nigeria – Southern senators’ forum appeared first on Vanguard News. .....
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Saraki threatens to walk noise-making senators out of chamber

Saraki threatens to walk noise-making senators out of chamber

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, at the plenary on Wednesday threatened to send out lawmakers making noise during the session. He noted that the noise from senators who were talking while the plenary was ongoing, was disturbing the...
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Senate: Saraki decries noise making in plenary

Senate: Saraki decries noise making in plenary

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Capitol Hill Police drags disabled citizens protesting Republican healthcare bill

Capitol Hill Police drags disabled citizens protesting Republican healthcare bill

Capitol Hill police dragged disabled citizens protesting the draft Republican health care bill rolled out before the Senate, Thursday. The 142-page... Read » Capitol Hill Police drags disabled citizens protesting Republican healthcare bill on YNaija ...
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Saraki: CCT judgment victory for democracy – Senators

Saraki: CCT judgment victory for democracy – Senators

Deputy Leader of the Senate, Sen. Bala Ibn N’Allah, said victory of President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, at the Code of Conduct Tribunal(CCT) was victory for democracy. The post Saraki: CCT judgment victory for democracy – Senators appeared first on ...
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Senate Leader turned back by youth in his constituency

Senate Leader turned back by youth in his constituency

Kayode Idowu, in Damaturu Senate Majority Leader, Senator Ahmed Lawan, was ordered back by angry youth in his constituency, making it impossible for him to attend a wedding ceremony at the Emir of Bade’s palace on Saturday. The youths, who accused the se...
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