APC, PDP Senators All Voted for e-Transmission of Results With Conditions – Senate President

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan on Sunday said Nigerians should stop accusing senators of the All Progressive Congress stock alone as those who voted in favour of conditional e-transmission of election results. Lawan also explained why the upper chamber took the position it took on the matter. He explained that the Upper Chamber voted […]

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APC Lawmaker Arraigned In Court For Allegedly Providing False Educational Qualification In INEC Form

Godday was accused of using a false educational qualification to complete the Independent National Electoral Commission form to run for the Apa/Agatu Federal House of Representative Election in 2019 under the flagship of the Labour Party. Member of the House of Representatives for Apa/Agatu Federal Constituency, Samuel Odagboyi Godday, on Friday, was arraigned before Justice […]

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APC Senators Reject Electronic Transmission Of Election Results

The original 52(3) as contained in the report under consideration read: “The Commission may transmit results of elections by electronic means where and when practicable.” Senators affiliated with the ruling All Progressives Congress, on Thursday, voted against the electronic transmission of results. The original 52(3) as contained in the report under consideration read: “The Commission […]

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APC Senators Reject Electronic Transmission Of Election Results

The original 52(3) as contained in the report under consideration read: “The Commission may transmit results of elections by electronic means where and when practicable.” Senators affiliated with the ruling All Progressives Congress, on Thursday, voted against the electronic transmission of results. The original 52(3) as contained in the report under consideration read: “The Commission […]

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Commotion As Senators Disagree Over Electronic Transmission Of Election Results

A heated argument broke out when the Senate deputy whip, Sabi Abdullahi, proposed an amendment to section 50 (3) of the electoral bill, Cable reports. The Senate session, on Thursday, turned rowdy over discussions on the electoral act amendment bill. A heated argument broke out when the Senate deputy whip, Sabi Abdullahi, proposed an amendment […]

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BREAKING: Rowdy Session In National Assembly As South-South Lawmakers Protest Over 3% Host Community Fund

The South-South members, armed with copies of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill, waited for the procession of the Speaker into the chamber to begin the business of the day. Members of the House of Representatives from the Niger Delta region are currently spoiling for war with the leadership of the National Assembly over the reduction […]

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Lauretta Onochie As Metaphor, By Azu Ishiekwene

Onochie tried to wriggle out during her screening by claiming that Agbamuche-Mbu was nominated on the ticket of Cross River, but it was her word against that of a Committee determined to show that it still has some mojo left. The refusal of the Senate to confirm Lauretta Onochie, President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominee as national […]

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You’ll Earn Respect of Your People for Dumping PDP; Buhari Tells Matawalle, Ayade

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said people of Cross Rivers and Zamfara will have greater respect for Governors Bello Matawalle and Ben Ayade after decamping to the ruling All Progressive Congress. He said this today while handing over party flags to the two Governors who recently defected to the ruling party. The new APC members, […]

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Ex-NIMASA DG, Peterside Accuses Rivers Governor, Wike Involvement In N3.5 Billion Fraudulent Road Projects

According to Peterside, Governor Wike awarded road projects in the state to three firms that have not accomplished their tasks despite being paid all their contract fees. Former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dakuku Peterside has challenged the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike to reveal the ownership of some construction companies […]

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