Buhari, Osinbajo not against my Senate presidency bid, says Ndume
One of Nigerian lawmakers jostling for the seat of the Senate president in the 9th National Assembly Ali Ndume has refuted claims that Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari and vice president Yemi Osinbajo were against his ambition. "Personally, I’m a committed Buharist. Whether I become the senate president or not, I will continue to stand by…
Shettima urges Ndume to drop Senate presidential bid
Borno State governor Kashim Shettima has urged Nigerian lawmaker Senator Ali Ndume to drop his bid to emerge as Senate president and respect the decision of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to support Ahmad Lawan. "I hail from the same state with the distinguished Senator Ali Ndume, and I appreciate the fact that politics…
Borno elders root for Ali Ndume as Senate President
Concerned Borno citizens yesterday canvassed support for Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume as Senate President in the 9th National Assembly billed to be inaugurated in June this year.
Corrupt persons playing key roles in Buhari’s campaign, Ekiti PDP alleges
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council in Ekiti State has insisted that corrupt individuals, who desire presidential cover, will be playing key roles in President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection campaign. It, therefore, challenged the All Progressives Congress (APC) to tell the nation the political history of those the President will inaugurate today to lead…
Ndume urges colleagues not to boycott 2019 Budget presentation
Senator Ali Ndume, APC, Borno South has pleaded with his colleagues in the Senate and House of Representatives not to boycott the 2019 Budget presentation by President Muhammadu Buhari. Ndume told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Abuja that if the comment credited to the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Mr…
Senate in rowdy session over alleged $3.8b subsidy funds
The sitting of the Senate was yesterday uproarious following a resolution to probe operation of an alleged $3.8 billion Fuel Subsidy Under-recovering Fund...
Saraki can only win in election Kwara, says Ndume
A member of the National Assembly, Sen. Ali Ndume, has dismissed Senate President Bukola Saraki’s presidential ambition, describing it as a pipe dream and “not a threat to President Muhammadu Buhari’s second-term bid”.
Southeast lawmakers flay Ndume’s call on EFCC to detain Ekweremadu
Southeast lawmakers in the House of Representatives have flayed former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, for urging detention of Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu.
Labour Party, Ndume commend Buhari, say Not-Too-Young-To-Run law will discourage thuggery among youths
The Labour Party (LP), yesterday, said the Not-Too-Young-To-Run law would reduce the rate youths are being used as thugs in politics and other criminal activities in the country.