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 […]

Report on Ekweremadu out next week – Police

Report on Ekweremadu out next week – Police

The police said on Wednesday that they had concluded their investigations into the alleged forgery of Senate rules by the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, and some principal officers and management of the National Assembly. The police said they had interrogated all the persons involved and that the findings would be made public next week. […]

I Did Not Say Boko Haram Worsen Under Buhari’s Administration – Ekweremadu

warns politicians not to politicize terrorism

I Did Not Say Boko Haram Worsen Under Buhari’s Administration – Ekweremadu

By Kelly Amos, Naija Center News The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu has denied a statement credited to him that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has worsened Boko Haram insurgency in the country. The Senator warned that insurgency should not be politicized or trivialized on the alter of political interest as it has wasted the […]

Ekweremadu harps on judicial reform, decries abuse of court process

ABUJA—Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, Wednesday tasked judicial officers to tackle tendencies that tended to bring disrepute to the judiciary. He said it was time for judicial officers to do away with what he called “ridiculous ex parte injunctions, endless adjournments, and abhorrent judgments, saying these could be easily achieved through what he called attitudinal […]

Governors to meet today to discuss options over State police

Governors to meet today to discuss options over State police

The governors of the 36 states of the federation will Tuesday meet to discuss the two options presented to it by the Chairman of the National Assembly Committee on Constitution Amendment and Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu. One of the options before the governors is: “Section 215 of the Constitution which requires the directive of […]