Ekweremadu canvasses early, staggered primary elections
Former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, is advocating early and staggered primary elections to stave off contentions in nomination process in the nation’s electoral system.
Executive order on financial autonomy for state judiciary, legislature is faulty says Ekweremadu
The Executive Order No. 10 of 2020 granting financial autonomy to State Judiciary and Legislature is faulty, former Deputy President of the Senate
Ekweremadu, others kick over South East’s exclusion from $22.7b loan
Eight days after the Senate approved the $22.7 loan request for President Muhammadu Buhari, federal lawmakers from the South East geo-political zone yesterday called on the leadership of the National Assembly to accommodate the region in the facility.
Court strikes out suit against Ekweremadu on assets declaration
The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday struck out the criminal charge filed by the defunct Special Presidential Investigation Panel on Recovery of Public Property against the former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu.
Court strikes out assets declaration case against Ekweremadu
A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday struck out charges of non-declaration of assets against former Nigeria deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu. The case was instituted against Ekweremadu, by the defunct Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property. Details later.
Jostle for Uwajumogu’s seat before burial worries senators
The valedictory session for the late Senator Benjamin Uwajumogwu yesterday threw up many issues with senators expressing their concern over the jostle for his seat by compatriots while his body was lying in state.
Ekweremadu’s state police doctrine as precursor to rejigging failed security architecture
Last week’s resolve by the Senate to rejig Nigeria’s security architecture for efficiency has reawakened and rekindled hopes about the practicability of the state police formula
Amaechi attacked in Spain
Some Nigerians living in Spain on Friday attacked Nigeria's transportation minister Rotimi Amaechi while on a national assignment. "Some minutes ago, I was attacked by a few misguided Nigerians while on national assignment at a climate change event in Madrid, Spain," Amaechi tweeted on Friday. "They were quickly repelled by the Spanish police before they…
Ekweremadu reiterates call for decentralised policing
Former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has reiterated his call for the decentralisation of policing in the country.
Ekweremadu urges leaders to honour Odumegwu Ojukwu by restructuring Nigeria
Former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has said that the greatest honour political leaders can accord the leader of the defunct Republic of Biafra, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, is to build a united but restructured and just Nigeria, which he lived and died for.