Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Senate President Ahmed Lawan

September 18, 2022

NASS to reduce budget deficit through Finance Act

Mr Musa said there was an urgent need to look into other areas beyond crude oil to generate revenue to fund the budget.

Nigerian Senate
September 17, 2022

Tinubu falls asleep during meeting at Gombe Emir’s Palace 

Bola Tinubu, 70, has dismissed public worries about his health, saying that the job of the president requires more intelligence than physical strength.

September 4, 2022

Criminals forged letter to say I withdrew for Lawan: Machina

Mr Machina stated also that he had instructed his lawyers to institute legal action against those behind the fake letter of his withdrawal from the race.

Ahmad Lawan and Bashir Machina
June 29, 2022

Senate clears Buhari’s ministerial nominees; three asked to “bow and go”

Three nominees excused from questions at the screening exercise.

Nigerian Senate floor
June 16, 2022

APC writes INEC to adopt Ahmad Lawan as placeholder clings to Yobe North ticket

The ruling party appeared to have relied on a clause that mandated primary contenders to withdraw from a race voluntarily or be arbitrarily substituted by the party.

Ahmad Lawan and Bashir Machina
June 4, 2022

Buhari asks Lawan, Tinubu other aspirants to agree on consensus candidate for APC

The Nigerian leader failed to name his favourite aspirant two days to the ruling party’s national convention.

Muhammadu Buhari (Credit: Muhammadu Buhari)
June 2, 2022

Ekwerenmadu formally withdraws from Enugu 2023 guber race

Mr Ekwerenmadu had earlier withdrawn from the party’s gubernatorial primary election, which produced Peter Mba as the party’s flag bearer.

Ike Ekwerenmadu
May 20, 2022

2023: Lawan, Kalu visit Katsina ahead of presidential primaries

“In the absence of this clear non-agreement of the southern brothers to support zoning of the tickets to the South-East, I wielded my support to the North-East.”

Orji Kalu and Ahmad Lawan
May 19, 2022

Electoral Act Section 84: Supreme Court hears suit May 26

Messrs Buhari and Malami are contending among others, that the said section of the Electoral Act 2022 is in conflict with constitutional provisions.

President Muhammadu Buhari, AGF Abubakar Malami, Speaker of House of Reps, Femi Gbajabiamila, Senate President, Ahmad Lawan
May 19, 2022

2023 Presidency: Badaru pledges not to run against Amaechi

Mr Badaru stated this when Mr Amaechi, the immediate past Minister of Transport, met with delegates from the state in Dutse on Wednesday.

Governor Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa and 2023 presidential hopeful, Rotimi Amaechi