Ekweremadu may lose position after me – Ndume

Ekweremadu may lose position after me – Ndume

A former Senate Majority Leader, Sen. Ali Ndume, has said the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, may be the next to lose his leadership position in the Senate. Ndume, who was sacked by the All Progressives Congress caucus in the Senate on Tuesday, made the claim during plenary on Wednesday while decrying the way he […]

Boko Haram: We’ve learnt our lessons, says Sen Ndume

The Senate Majority Leader, Sen. Ali Ndume has said people from Boko Haram affected areas have learned unforgettable lessons, realised their mistakes and would never allowed such to happen again.

Boko Haram: We’ve learnt our lessons, says Sen Ndume

The Senate Majority Leader, Sen. Ali Ndume has said people from Boko Haram affected areas have learned unforgettable lessons, realised their mistakes and would never allowed such to happen again. Ndume, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Yola on Saturday, said that affected communities who were forced to leave their villages […]

Why senate rejects Buhari’s Loan request – Ali Ndume

Why senate rejects Buhari’s Loan request – Ali Ndume

The Leader of the Senate, Ali Ndume, on Tuesday said senators voted against President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for $29.9bn foreign loan due to technical issues. Briefing newsmen shortly after plenary, Ndume, who said that he was shocked that the request suffered such setback, expressed optimism the issues would be resolved and the request would be […]

Arms Scandal: Jonathan should be tried if involved –Senate leader

Arms Scandal: Jonathan should be tried if involved –Senate leader

Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, on Thursday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to authorise the prosecution of former President Goodluck Jonathan if he (Jonathan) covertly instigated the sharing for other purposes the $2.1bn given to former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, to buy arms. Ndume, who spoke with journalists in Abuja, also said the Rivers State Governor, […]

Senate to pass budget before March 31, says Ndume

Senate to pass budget before March 31, says Ndume

The Senate will pass this year’s budget before the end of next month, Ali Ndume said yesterday. The Senate leader said the 2015 budget would end next month and it was the desire of the Senate to pass the 2016 budget before that time. Ndume said contrary to reports in the media, the Senate did […]

Court admits Ndume’s call logs with Boko Haram as evidence

Court admits Ndume’s call logs with Boko Haram as evidence

Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, Tuesday, admitted into evidence, call logs and text messages allegedly exchanged between Senator Ali Ndume and the self confessed spokesman of the Boko Haram sect, Ali Sanda Umar Konduga. It was the Federal Government that tendered the said call logs which were yesterday […]