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Buhari ‘Target’ Of 2019 Election Timetable Amendment – Senators

The recent amendment of the 2019 election timetable by the House of Representatives has been rejected by nine senators for allegedly aiming at President Muhammadu Buhari. The senators, amongst who are Abdullahi Adamu (Nasarawa west), Binta Garba (Adamawa north), Omo Ovie-Agege (Delta central), said Senate’s “rush” to adopt the amendment calls for suspicion. Speaking on Wednesday, Senator Ovie-Agege said it was unenforceable for 36 members of House to amend section 25 of the Electoral Act on behalf of 360 others.…

Save Olisa Metuh’s Life, Reps Urge Malami

The House of Representatives on Tuesday urged the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, to intervene in ongoing trial of former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, spokesman, Olisa Metuh, to enable him receive treatment.