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Enugu APC seeks sanctions against Ekweremadu
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Enugu APC seeks sanctions against Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to sanction Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, saying he contributed in ousting the Goodluck Jonathan government in 2015. It alleged that Ekweremau, who aided in plotting Jonathan’s removal from office, has been colluding […]

Southwest PDP cautions against arrest of Saraki, Ekweremadu
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Southwest PDP cautions against arrest of Saraki, Ekweremadu

Party to challenge Bauchi south election result in court The Southwest chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government against intimidating its leaders, saying any attempt to arrest Senate President Bukola Saraki, will plunge the country into crisis. Its Chairman, Eddy Olafeso, […]

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Arresting Saraki, Ekweremadu is invitation to anarchy – PDP

People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has warned the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government to desist from intimidating its leaders, saying further attempt to arrest the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, will plunge the nation into crisis. The South West Chairman, Dr. Eddy Olafeso, in a statement made available to journalists […]

PDP alleges fresh plot to arrest Bukola Saraki, Ike Ekweremadu
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PDP alleges fresh plot to arrest Bukola Saraki, Ike Ekweremadu

Senate President Bukola Saraki and Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu •Cautions Oshiomhole on move to unseat presiding officers •Lawmakers pass vote of confidence in senate president, deputy The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday alleged that there is a fresh plot by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and “the cabal in […]

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NASS invasion: FG planning to twist facts to indict us, says Saraki

Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, have raised the alarm that the federal government has commenced the execution of a plot to implicate them and their colleagues in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for last Tuesday’s invasion and blockade of the premises of the National Assembly […]

DSS operatives lay siege to National Assembly
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DSS operatives lay siege to National Assembly

Boma Goodhead (left) and operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) at the National Assembly main entrance in Abuja …yesterday. PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA Presidency sacks DG Lawal Daura over ‘unlawful invasion’ Masked operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) yesterday barricaded the gates to the National Assembly complex, […]

Group cautions against ethnic sentiments in Ekweremadu’s ordeal
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Group cautions against ethnic sentiments in Ekweremadu’s ordeal

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu A group, the Anti-Corruption and Research Based Data Initiative (ARDI) has cautioned against implying tribal sentiments in the trial of Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu. This was contained in a statement in Enugu by its Executive Secretary, Dennis Aghanya. He said: “Our position is that […]

PDP accuses FG, APC of plot to overthrow Saraki through court order
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PDP accuses FG, APC of plot to overthrow Saraki through court order

Senate President Bukola Saraki. REUTERS/Paul Carsten The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Federal Government of shopping for what it called a fraudulent interim court order to declare vacant, the seat of the President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, following his defection from […]

Deputy Senate President Ekweremadu falls ill during interrogation by EFCC
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Deputy Senate President Ekweremadu falls ill during interrogation by EFCC

Ekweremadu Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu fell ill on Tuesday during interrogation by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). He was being grilled over his numerous assets in Nigeria, United Kingdom (UK), United States (U.S.) and United Arab Emirates (UAE). Ekweremadu, who was asked to account for […]

Expect more harassment from Buhari’s government, Biafra Zionists tell Ekweremadu
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Expect more harassment from Buhari’s government, Biafra Zionists tell Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu The Biafra Zionists Federation (BZF) yesterday condemned what it called needless harassment of Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu. It, however, said the lawmaker should prepare for more harassment from the Federal Government as much as he believes in the present structure of the country and […]

PDP speakers condemn alleged muscling of senate president, deputy
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PDP speakers condemn alleged muscling of senate president, deputy

Bukola Saraki “It has become apparent that our security agencies have now become willing tools in the hands of the ruling party to achieve selfish political gains via intimidation, coercion and trumped up charges against dissenters. Consequently, our democracy has come under severe attacks.” With the above, the Peoples Democratic […]

APC ‘unmoved’ as PDP ‘takes control’ of Senate
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APC ‘unmoved’ as PDP ‘takes control’ of Senate

SENATE CHAMBER DURING THE INAUGURATION OF THE 8TH NATIONAL ASSEMBLY IN ABUJA ON TUESDAY (9/6/15).<br />3023/9/6/2015/CH/BJO/NAN • 15 senators, 37 reps members defect • Deserters have no electoral value, says Oshiomhole • Atiku, CAN, others condemn police blockade The All Progressives Congress (APC) has downplayed its loss of majority seats […]

CAN cautions presidency, security agents against threats to democracy
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CAN cautions presidency, security agents against threats to democracy

Nigeria Police Apostolic Faith Church laments state of nation, insists Nigerians are suffering Worried by current developments in the nation’s political space, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has cautioned the presidency and the Police against doing anything that could threaten the country’s democracy. It gave the charge following Police […]