Tag: Deputy Senate President

Deputy Senate President on Federal Polytechnic Orogun

Tanimu- March 9, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of the Federal Polytechnic Orogun in Delta state, The Deputy President of the Senate Ovie Omo-Agege who received ... Read More

Omo-Agege Express Shock Over Death of Aide

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2019

Late Mr. Mudiaga Asagba According to him, the former broadcaster was a dedicated staff who gave his all in the discharge of his duties during ... Read More

NASS Will Strengthen Laws Against Rape – Omo-Agege

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2019

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has assured that the National Assembly will strengthen the nation’s extant laws as they relate to ... Read More

Card Reader to Get Legal Backing – Omo-Agege

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2019

As part of measures to further enhance the integrity of the electoral process in Nigeria, the National Assembly would ensure that card reader is given ... Read More

Eid el-Fitr: Ekweremadu Urges Muslims To Sustain Virtues Of Fasting

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2017

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has called on the Muslim Ummah to sustain the virtues of endurance, discipline, and love imbibed ... Read More

Deputy Senate President Ekweremadu Sends Strong Warning To Ndigbo

Tanimu- May 27, 2017

Uche Anichukwu, Abuja: The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has urged Ndigbo not to allow themselves to be provoked into any armed ... Read More

Ekweremadu Calls For Total Removal Of Age Restriction For Political Offices

Henry Solomon- May 25, 2017

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has called for the total removal of age as a criterion for holding political offices in ... Read More

Ekweremadu Hails FG On Buying Into His Illicit Arms Whistle-Blower Policy Suggestion

Henry Solomon- April 26, 2017

The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has commended the Federal Government, and some states for giving serious consideration to his suggestion for the extension ... Read More

Enugu State Embarks on One-Community-One-Project Programme

Abdul Jimoh- April 17, 2017

Enugu Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on One Community One Project The Government of Enugu State is embarking on community-driven community development projects in all the autonomous ... Read More

Ekweremadu Joins NLC in Push For New National Minimum Wage

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 5, 2017

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, has called on the federal government to increase the national minimum wage from N18,000 to N50,000. He made the suggestion ... Read More

Ekweremadu Talks On How To Fight Corruption, Calls for N50,000 Minimum Wage

Henry Solomon- March 4, 2017

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu , has called for the urgent decentralisation of the war against corruption if it must be ... Read More

National Assembly Says “Enough is Enough” To Xenophobic Attacks

Henry Solomon- February 28, 2017

In the wake of renewed attacks on Nigerian businesses and citizens in South Africa, the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has called ... Read More

Recession: Ekweremadu Tasks Chambers of Commerce to Proffer Solutions

Abdul Jimoh- February 23, 2017

Deputy Senate, Ike Ekweremadu On Recession Solutions Uche Anichukwu, Enugu; The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has tasked the Chambers of Commerce, Industry, ... Read More

News Summary 13/02/2017; Senate Committee On Ecological Other Budget Defense

admin- February 13, 2017

Senate Committee On Ecological Other Budget Defense Chairman Senate committee on ecological and climate change Abba Bukar Ibrahim has urged the ministry of environment and ... Read More

Senate Bill Seeks To Move Presidential Inauguration To NASS

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2016

Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu is the sponsor of the bill. The first reading of the Bill for an Act to provide ... Read More

Ekweremadu Blames Nigeria’s Economic Crisis On Federal Structure

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2016

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has blamed Nigeria’s economic woes on wrong federal structure, which he said had predisposed the country to ... Read More

Ekweremadu Congratulates President-Elect Trump

Tanimu- November 9, 2016

Uche Anichukwu, Abuja: The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has congratulated the President-Elect of the United States of America, USA, Mr. Donald ... Read More

Senate Seeks More IMF Support To Tackle Economic Challenges

Henry Solomon- October 27, 2016

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has solicited more support and closer partnership with the International Monetary Fund, IMF, in Nigeria’s efforts ... Read More

Senate Confirms Two Supreme Court Justices

admin- October 19, 2016

The Senate confirmed Two Supreme Court Justices The Senate on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 confirmed the nomination of two Supreme Court Justices for appointment as ... Read More

Armsgate: Metuh’s Surety Withdraws, Picks Ekweremadu

admin- October 18, 2016

Olisa Metuh The embattled National spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh, on Monday, October 17, 2016, prayed Justice Okon Abang of the ... Read More