Ekweremadu accuses presidency of persecuting opposition
The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government of allegedly persecuting opposition leaders and the leadership of National Assembly for political reasons ahead of the 2019 general elections.
Atiku tells opposition to accept defeat if it loses
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar wants the All Progressives Congress (APC) to be prepared to accept defeat in the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State. Atiku said this yesterday when he visited the state with members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship Campaign Council.
Law week illegal, NBA factional chairman insists Mahmoud, Ekweremadu risk contempt of court
Factional Chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Abuja Branch, Ezenwa Anumnu, has said the 2018 Law Week scheduled to begin today was illegal.The event will be chaired by the National President of the body, A.B Mahmoud (SAN), while Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu is billed to deliver the keynote address.
Why NASS retained ages for Senate, governors - Ekweremadu
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has explained that the 35 years age qualification for the Senate was retained to correct the initial disparity in the 1999 Constitution between the age qualification...
Ekweremadu: My story at 56
I an happy to address the 7th Enugu Youth Summit. Today, I am going to talk to you about myself with the hope that the young people here will learn one or two things.I was born in 1962 and will be 56 on the 12th of May.
No fifth term for Ekweremadu, says APC
Enugu State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Ben Nwoye, yesterday, boasted that his party would stop the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, from enjoying a fifth term in 2019.
Senate attack: Another lesson on our security structure, says Ekweremadu
The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, said yesterday that the attack on the Senate on Wednesday was another lesson on the need to rethink the country’s security structure.
Mace saga: Ekweremadu’s wisdom saved day – Lawmaker
A member of House of Representatives, Rep. Joseph Akinlaja (Ondo-PDP), said Deputy President of the Senate, Mr Ike Ekweremadu’s wisdom saved Nigeria a greater embarrassment on Wednesday. Some hoodlums had on Wednesday broken into the Senate chamber while plenary was on, attacked some persons and made away with the mace. But rather than panicking and…
Saraki, Ekweremadu, Moghalu, others for TheNiche’s anniversary lecture
Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, his deputy Ike Ekweremadu, and former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Kingsley Moghalu are expected at the fourth anniversary lecture of TheNiche newspaper. A statement by the newspaper’s Executive Editor, Oguwike Nwachuku, yesterday said Moghalu would deliver the anniversary lecture at the Main Auditorium of…