Senate condemns Buhari’s blame-game on budget delay
The Senate has condemned the shifting of blames to the National Assembly over delay in passing the national budget every year.In a statement yesterday by its Minority Leader, Biodun Olujimi, the upper legislative chamber advised the Presidency to desist from playing politics with sensitive issues....
Olujimi insists on leadership of Ekiti PDP
The Senate Minority Leader, Biodun Olujimi, has described as laughable the purported Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ‘state caucus’ meeting held in Ado Ekiti where the group allegedly declared backing for former governor, Ayodele Fayose as leader.
Senate probes alleged fund diversion for Buhari’s re-election
The Senate yesterday ordered an investigation into an alleged use of the Federal Government’s special intervention project funds for President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election.
PDP elders affirm Fayose’s leadership
The Elders caucus of Ekiti State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has upheld former Governor Ayodele Fayose’s position as the leader of the party in the state.
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...
Weekly political notes
June 12 Annulment: Buhari Apologises To Abiola Family President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, in Abuja tendered unreserved apology on behalf of the Federal Government to the family of the late Moshood Abiola, over the annulment of June 12, 1993 poll, presumably won by Abiola.The president apologised at the Special National Honours Investiture and award presentation…
Ekiti guber poll: Olujumi, Eleka differ on alleged intimidation of aspirants
Two Peoples Democratic Party’s Ekiti State governorship aspirants, Biodun Olujimi and the deputy governor, Kolapo Olusola (Eleka) clashed in Abuja yesterday, expressing opposing views on the alleged intimidation of aspirants in the state.
‘PDP’s post-convention reconciliation on course’
Well I am one of those who believe that after such event, there must be reconciliation. People must feel and have a sense of belonging.