Tag: Ike Ekweremadu

“On PDP I Stand” Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu Dismiss Reports Of Defecting To APC

by Musa Abdullahi Contrary to speculations, Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, yesterday, declared that he was not going to jump ship by defecting to All Progressives Congress, APC because his party, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, lost the presidential election. He  rather maintained that in view of the unfolding political scenario[Read More…]

SCOAN:Lagos Explains Why It Has Not Taken Action; Senate Sets Up Probe

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo The Senate  commenced a probe of the collapse of the building within the premises of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN which killed scores of people including south Africans, in Lagos State. The Senate, in a motion of public urgent interest, titled ‘The alarming rate of Building[Read More…]

Traditional Rulers Urge Chime To Contest Senatorial Seat Held By Ekweremadu

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo   Elders and traditional title holders in Awgu Local Government Local Government Area of Enugu State have asked Governor Sullivan Chime, to contest the Enugu West Senatorial seat presently occupied by the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu The elders and traditional rulers made this request while on[Read More…]

Tinubu Kicks Against Single Tenure Proposed by Ekweremadu

Senator  Bola Tinubu and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC)  has dismissed the calls for a one year single tenure by the deputy senate President,  Ike Ekweremadu. The deputy senate President in an interview had asked the National Assembly to consider a two-year tenure for president and governors .[Read More…]