Rumble In The NASS: Ndume Goes To Court

Senator Ndume

By Gideon Njoku There is trouble in the National Assembly of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Only a few days after its inauguration, and before members have even sat down for plenary, both the Senate and the House of Representatives  are rolling in controversy, and entangled in court cases. At the House, allegations of vote buying has continued to dog the election of Femi Gbajabiamila as Speaker. At least, one civil society group is threatening to go to court over that and other controversial issues. Added to that, the defeated…

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NASS Tussle: Tinubu Relocates To Abuja

Bola-Ahmed-Tinubu

By Akinwale Kasali In a quest to impose Femi Gbajabiamila and Ahmed Lawan as the Speaker of the House of Representatives and Senate President in the 9th Assembly, All Progressives Congress, APC, leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has relocated to Abuja to further strategize and plot the imposition of his candidates on members of the House of Assembly. Since last week, Tinubu has shifted base from his Bourdillion abode in Lagos to the country’s seat of power, Abuja, in a bid to perfect his plan. However, his absence in Lagos,…

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