Ex NBA boss lauds court’s reinstatement of Ndume
Taidi Jonathan, former Chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association ( NBA), Minna chapter, says the judgment of the Federal High Court Abuja, which nullified suspension of Sending Ali Ndume has vindicated the position that the Senate does not have the power to carry out the action.
Court nullifies Ndume’s suspension
The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday nullified the suspension of former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, from the Senate, describing it as illegal, unlawful and unconstitutional.
Ndume denies alleged assault on Borno lawmaker
Sen. Ali Ndume (Borno South) on Friday denied alleged assault on a member of Borno State House of Assembly, Bukar Daja-Ali.
Senate may extend Ali Ndume’s suspension
Although the Senate spokesman, Sabi Abdullahi, disclosed yesterday in Abuja that he was expected to ressume on November 14, a competent source hinted that the resumption might be shifted.
Court acquits Nigerian senator of terrorism charges
A Federal High Court of Abuja division yesterday discharged former Senate Majority Leader, Ali Ndume, of the four-count charge of terrorism brought against him by the Federal Government in November 2011.
I have no case to answer on alleged sponsorship of Boko Haram, says Ndume
The immediate past Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, yesterday told the Federal High Court, Abuja, that he had no case to answer in the alleged sponsorship of terrorism charge levelled against him by the Federal Government.
Senate APC caucus urges respect for national institutions
The caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Senate yesterday declared that the solution to the face off between it and the executive arm of government would emerge when institutions of government are properly respected.
Pro-Ndume's protesters storm National Assembly
Hundreds of protesters Tuesday barricaded the main entrance to the National Assembly, demanding the immediate reinstatement of Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume (APC-Borno South) by the Senate.