Why I can't reverse Ndume's suspension - Saraki
President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki has said that it is beyond the confines of his powers to unilaterally rescind the Red Chamber's decision to suspend Senator Ali Ndume, the embattled lawmaker representing Borno South federal constituency. Saraki also denied any face-off between the Legislative and the Executive arms of government. The Nigerian Senate last…
'Why suspension of Ndume by Senate is illegal'
Mr Taidi Jonathan, a former Chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Minna Branch, on Thursday said that the Senate has gone beyond its authority on its decision to suspend Sen. Ali Ndume.
Senate suspends Ndume for six months
The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday suspended former majority leader Senator Ali Ndume for six months for not 'making due diligence' before asking the upper chamber to investigate both the Senate President Bukola Saraki and the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial district, Dino Melaye.
Senate to investigate certificate forgery allegation against Melaye
The Senate on Tuesday mandated its Committee on Ethics and Privileges to investigate alleged certificate forgery against Senator Dino Melaye.
Senate to investigate Saraki over vehicle importation
The Nigerian senate is to investigate its president, Bukola Saraki, over an allegation that an impounded sports utility vehicle imported into the country with fake documents belonged to him.
Saraki names Ndume chairman senate committee on INEC
Senate President, Bukola Saraki Thursday named former senate leader, Ali Ndume as the new chairman of the Senate Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Ekweremadu may be next target for removal, says Ndume
Ndume’s remark came just as it emerged that Ekweremadu (PDP, Enugu) was being put under immense pressure to defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the only way to save his job in the Senate.
Double life in the Buhari presidency
Buhari must see the silver lining in the Magu saga. But of course, this is only possible if he is really sincere with the campaign against corruption. The fact that the anti-corruption campaign under Magu has been discredited is an opportunity for Buhari to overhaul it.
Senate denies rejecting Magu as EFCC chairman, calling for SGF’s sack
Senate Majority Leader, Ali Ndume, has refuted claims that the Senate last week rejected the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Returning IDPs will fight back to retain liberated villages, says Ndume
Majority Leader of the Senate, Ali Ndume, has said that people displaced from their homesteads have learnt their lessons, and would resist any attempt by insurgents to continue with their terrorist activities in the area.