Tag: Ike Ekweremadu

More Trouble For Saraki As FG Charges Him And Ekweremadu With Forgery

Trouble for Senate President Bukola Saraki is on the way with the resolve of the Federal Government to press forgery charges against him and his deputy, Senator Ike Ekweremadu. The suit against the two presiding officers of the Senate, which flow from last year’s Senate leadership election, is coming more[Read More…]

Ekweremadu Express Deep Worries Over The Widening of Nation’s Fault Lines Under Buhari’s Presidency

Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has expressed “deep worries over the widening of the nation’s fault lines.” Ekweremadu attributed the situation to “the lack of clear and deliberate steps to soothe frayed nerves and wield the country together” one year after the fractious 2015 general election which[Read More…]

Ekweremadu, Deputy Senate President Says PDP Is Determined To ‘Change The Change’

Ike Ekweremadu, deputy senate president, on Sunday said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) emerged from the Port Harcourt convention with a determination to “change the change”. The highest ranking member of the opposition party in government said the PDP had succeeded in disappointing those who felt there would be a[Read More…]

Deputy Senate President, Ekwerenmadu, Condemns Killing of 50 Persons In Enugu By Fulani Herdsmen

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekwerenmadu, has condemned the killing of more than 50 people in Enugu State by suspected herdsmen. Senator Ekwerenmadu reminded lawmakers that the Senate had asked the Committees on Agriculture and National Intelligence to hold a public hearing to find solutions to the frequent clashes between[Read More…]

“Ekweremadu Not EFCC’s Anti-Corruption Ambassador” – Anti-graft Agency Makes U-tun

Barely 24 hours after the  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, declared Nigeria’s Deputy Senate President its ambassador, the commission backtracks according to a statement by Wilson Uwujaren Head, Media & Publicity, signed 20th April, 2016. The Commission in a statement issued says its “attention has been drawn to some reports in the[Read More…]

EFCC Names Deputy Senate Leader, Ike Ekweremadu Anti-Corruption Ambassador

Nigeria’s Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu has been named anti-corruption ambassador by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Senator Ekweremadu who noted that the setting up of such courts would help reduce the burden on regular courts and fast-track trial of corruption cases, spoke Tuesday when he[Read More…]

David Mark’ll Win Even If Election Is Conducted A Million Times – Says Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on Sunday, congratulated the immediate past Senate President, David Mark, over his victory in Saturday’s rerun election for the Benue South Senatorial seat, held on Saturday. Ekweremadu, who spoke through his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Uche Anichukwu, in Abuja, described the victory as[Read More…]

Ekweremadu Warns Against The Continues Detention Of Olisa Metuh By Buhari Without Trial

Depurty President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu has warned that continued detention of the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh was designed by the Federal Government to gag the mouthpiece of the opposition. Ekweremadu who stressed the need for the All Progressives Congress, APC[Read More…]

APC Plotting To Kill Ekweremadu, Political Assassination Returns To Nigeria— PDP

The opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused the governing All Progressives Congress of trying to assassinate the Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu. Spokesperson for the PDP, Olisa Metuh told reporters Wednesday the alleged attempt on Mr. Ekweremadu’s life was an indication the era of political assassination had[Read More…]

Uproar In The Senate As Tinubu’s Wife ‘Takes Over’ Ekweremadu’s Seat

Seantor Oluremi Tinubu, representing Lagos Central and wife to the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Ahmed on Wednesday, November 18, raised dust in the Senate when she gracefully sat on the seat meant for deputy Senate president, Ike Ekweremadu. NewsWireNGR recalls that only yesterday, the convoy of[Read More…]