Tag: Nigerian Senator

Adamawa-North lawmaker, Senator Elisha Abbo, has won the case of assault instituted against him

Adamawa-North lawmaker, Senator Elisha Abbo, has won the case of assault instituted against him before a Magistrate Court in Zuba, Abuja by the Nigeria Police Force. This is despite a viral video showing Abbo assaulting a woman, Osimibibra Warmate; and a televised press conference in which the lawmaker apologised to[Read More…]

Breaking: Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial district, Adebayo Osinowo, known as “Pepperito” is dead

Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial district, Adebayo Osinowo, is dead according to Television Continental, TVC in a tweet posted Monday, June 15, 2020. He was a member of the Lagos State House of Representatives. Until his death, he was the Senator representing Lagos East at the 9th Nigerian National Assembly. He died a[Read More…]

‘APGA’s Ideology Is A Mirage’ – Stella Oduah Returns to PDP after three months in APGA

Nigerian Senator, Stella Adaeze Oduah representing Anambra north, has returned to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Senator Oduah defected to the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in June, describing the move as “the beginning of a new political chapter”. But in a statement released by her media office on Friday,[Read More…]

Stella Oduah Presents Bill To Establish Federal University of Aquatic studies In Anambra State  

Senator representing Anambra North constituency, Princess Stella Oduah read the bill for the establishment of the Federal University of Aquatic Studies, Ogbaru, Anambra State 2018 (SB. 670) during the plenary session at the Senate chambers on Thursday. The bill if passed is expected to develop the aquaculture sector in the[Read More…]

Nigerian Customs Service Denies Seizing Vehicles from Senator in Kano

NCS PRESS STATEMENTThe attention of Nigerian Customs Service has been drawn to a mischievous publication in some prints and online platforms that the service has seized vehicles belonging to a Senator in Kano.Since this is capable of misleading the public into wrong insinuations, it is imperative to state the facts.[Read More…]

Senator, Ali Ndume Who Enjoys ‘JUMBO’ Pay For Doing Almost ‘NOTHING’ Calls Himself An IDP

Ali Ndume, majority leader of the senate, on Saturday described himself as an internally displaced person (IDP). He vowed to fight those who allegedly stole trucks of grain meant for those affected by Boko Haram insurgency. Accusing some contractors of illegal diversion, Ndume said while 100 trucks of grain got[Read More…]

Dino Melaye Wants Nigeria To Abolish The Use of ‘State of Origin’ In Determining Eligibility of Citizens

Dino Melaye, chairman of the senate committee on federal capital territory, wants the country to abolish the use of ‘state of origin’, especially in determining the eligibility of citizens for political offices. He wants the ‘state of residence’ to be reckoned with, saying this would help to enthrone peace and oneness[Read More…]

Unfair For Buhari To Ban Forex For Nigerian Students While His Kids Study Abroad Says Senator

Ben Bruce, senator representing Bayelsa east, says it is unfair for President Muhammadu Buhari to ban forex for Nigerian students schooling abroad, while his own children are benefiting from it. During an interview with Al Jazeera last week, the president said Nigeria could no longer afford giving forex to Nigerians[Read More…]

I Will Expose Anybody That Offers Me, Other Senators ‘Ghana Must Go’ — Ben Bruce, Senator-elect Talks Tough

by Zenith Oduah Senator-elect and Media mogul, Ben Murray-Bruce, has stated that he will expose anybody that offers him or other senators ‘Ghana Must Go’ (in reference to the infamous bribing of lawmakers in the country). Bruce is also the CEO of the Silverbird Entertainment Group who has been talking[Read More…]

Senator Uche Chukwumerije Dies Of Lung Cancer

by Musa Abdullahi Senator Uche Chukwumerije, Chairman, Senate Committee on Education, Senator Uche is dead. He died of cancer on Sunday, aged 75. According to a statement by the family representative, Chidi, the Senator died on Sunday after a long but gallant battle with lung cancer. “On the evening of[Read More…]