Tag: Ike Ekweremadu

“We Are Solidly Behind Our Son” – Ohanaeze Rally Round Ekweremadu Over Forgery

The Igbo group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo yesterday came in defence of Ekweremadu, warning that any attempt to malign him would be stoutly resisted by the people of the South-east zone. Secretary General of the organisation, Dr. Joe Nwaorgu, who made this known while reacting to media reports regarding the alleged threat[Read More…]

Police Denies Alleged Plans To Arrest Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu

The police high command last night denied alleged plans to arrest Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu. Force Assistant Spokesman CSP Abayomi Shogunle yesterday said that the issue of arrest of a Senator does not arise as the Police observes the norms of democratic principles. According to Shogunle, a Senator wrote[Read More…]

We Are In Danger, Our Lives Are Under Threat By Nigeria’s Dictator – PDP Cries Out

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have raise an alarm that key opposition elements are in danger as Nigeria’s alleged dictator is prosecuting an all out war on them. In a press briefing by the party’s national Publicity secretary Olisa Metuh Sunday afternoon, the party said that “our democracy is facing a[Read More…]

We Have Nothing To Do With Ekweremadu’s Invitation By Police – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said it has nothing to do with the reported police’s invitation of Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, over which the PDP has released an outlandish statement containing all sorts of imaginary claims. In a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday by its National Publicity Secretary,[Read More…]

IGP Summons Ekweremadu Over Alleged Forgery Of Senate Rules, PDP Alleged Threat To Life

The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Solomon Arase, has summoned the Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, over alleged forgery of the Senate Rules. The alleged forgery has been a subject of disagreement especially from the Lawan led senators whom the All Progressives Congress (APC), favoured to clinch the senate[Read More…]

APC Insists On Ekweremadu’s Removal As Deputy Senate President

The battle for the control of the National Assembly may be long drawn as the leadership of the All Progressives Congress on Monday insisted on removing the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, of the minority Peoples Democratic Party. The ruling APC was still miffed that Ekweremadu emerged as the deputy[Read More…]

Senate President Ekweremadu Is Trying To Act As A Spoiler For The South East Says APC

The South East chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has responded to a statement released by the Deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu, saying that the reason he decided to view for the position was to avoid marginalisation. In a statement by its spokesperson, Osita Okechukwu, the South East APC[Read More…]

Anti-Saraki Senators Demand Ekweremadu’s Resignation As Deal For Reconciliation

Aggrieved All Progressives Congress, APC, senators, on Saturday, demanded for the immediate resignation of the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu. The senators, who are loyal to Senator Ahmad Lawan, the party’s candidate for the Senate presidency, insisted that Ekweremadu’s resignation was one of the conditions that would make the faction[Read More…]

My Re-Election Gave South-East Sense Of Belonging Says Dep. Senate President, Ekweremadu

New Deputy Senate President (DSP), Ike Ekweremadu, yesterday, stated that the decision of majority of the people of South-East to vote for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was a decision they are proud of. He said that given another opportunity, the people will vote in the same manner. Speaking on[Read More…]

PDP Senator Ike Ekweremadu Emerges Nigeria’s Deputy Senate President Of The 8th National Assembly

by Musa Abdullahi Senate Ike Ekweremadu of opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has just been elected Deputy President of Nigeria Senate to deputies Senator Bukola Saraki of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Total number of votes  cast were 75, one absentee, Ndume got 20 votes while Ekeremadu emerged with 54[Read More…]