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Ahmad Lawan

July 27, 2022

Senators give Buhari six weeks to address insecurity or face impeachment

Minority Leader of the Senate, Phillip Aduda, disclosed the ultimatum to press after a mass walkout by his colleagues.

Nigerian Senate
July 14, 2022

Court grants Machina’s application for substituted service on Lawan, adjourns till August 15

Mr Machina is seeking legal redress following Mr Lawan’s attempt to claim the ticket after losing his bid for the party’s presidential slot.

Ahmad Lawan and Bashir Machina
July 10, 2022

Our hands are tied; Machina should take Lawan to court: INEC

The electoral body in a statement asked Mr Machina to go to court over his dissatisfaction with the refusal of APC to submit his name.

Ahmad Lawan, Mahmood Yakubu, Bashir Machina
June 28, 2022

Ex-CJN Tanko’s resignation won’t stop corruption probe, says Senate

The senators are investigating corruption allegations brought against the former CJN by 14 justices of the apex court.

Nigerian Senate
June 25, 2022

INEC’s crippling moral crisis

INEC will take the lion’s share of the blame if this democratic experiment dies.

June 24, 2022

INEC certifies Bashir Machina winner of Yobe North APC senatorial primary; ignores Ahmad Lawan

Mr Machina was certified as the winner of the primary, but he still expects the ruling party to double down its plot to trade his mandate for the Senate President.

Bashir Sheriff Machina/Ahmad Lawan
June 22, 2022

Buhari nominates Shehu to replace Mbam as RMAFC chair

If confirmed, Mr Shehu would replace Elias Mbam, who resigned to pursue his gubernatorial ambition in Ebonyi.

June 21, 2022

Ahmad Lawan participated in secret senatorial primary in Yobe: APC Chairman Adamu

Last week, the party sent Mr Lawan’s name to INEC as the candidate for Yobe North, even though he was widely known not to have taken part in the primary.

Ahmad Lawan/Abdullahi Adamu
June 21, 2022

Senate appoints Aduda minority leader, Chukwuka minority whip

The Senate on Tuesday announced Philip Aduda (PDP-FCT) as minority leader and Chukwuka Utazi (PDP-Enugu) as the minority whip.

Nigerian Senate
June 19, 2022

Ahmad Lawan: INEC urged to reject candidates not produced by party primaries

Mr Amadi said the group was alarmed at the efforts of some politicians and party leaders to undermine the provisions of the electoral law.

Ahmad Lawan, Mahmood Yakubu and Godswill Akpabi