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German Government Deports New Set Of Nigerians Hours After Attack On Ekweremadu

The German government has deported a new batch of Nigerian migrants less than 48 hours after the attack on former Deputy President of the Senate Ike Ekweremadu by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) NAN reports. Former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, was on Saturday disgraced by suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra…

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I Have Forgiven My Attackers, They Were On Drugs – Ekweremadu

A former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, returned to the country on Monday and declared that he would not be seeking punishment for his attackers because he had forgiven them. Ekweremadu, who spoke with journalists at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport on arrival from the trip, described his assault in Nuremburg, Germany on…

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Senator-Elect, Ike Ekweremadu Joins Race To Be Deputy Senate President

Senator-Elect Ike Ekweremadu has joined joined the race to be the Deputy President of the Senate with his shocking nomination to stand for election. Ekweremadu who never spoke of his intentions in the rundown to the elections was however nominated by senator-elect Chukwuka Utazi, a nomination which he (Ekwerenmadu) accepted. His nomination came after the…

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Ike Ekweremadu, Ahmed Lawan Disagree Over Number Of PDP, APC Senators

The Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, on Thursday disagreed with the Majority Leader, Sen. Ahmed Lawan, over the composition of the membership of the upper legislative chamber. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the disagreement played out on the floor of the Senate during plenary presided over by Ekweremadu. Raising…

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Senate Orders IG Of Police To Recover Mace Within 24 Hours

The Nigerian Senate has ordered the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to recover the stolen mace within 24 hours, The Cable reports. Ovie Omo-Agege, representing Delta Central District, had stormed the senate with hoodlums, carting away the mace. Omo-Agege, along with the hoodlums, reportedly made away with the mace in 3 vehicles waiting for them. The senate had…

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FG Goes After Hidden Assets Allegedly Belonging To Ekweremadu

The Nigerian government has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to freeze hidden assets that it says have been traced to the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu. This was made via an ex-parte motion filed by legal practitioner, Festus Keyamo on behalf of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property.…

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Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu To Be Charged To Court Over Hidden Assets

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, will be charged by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) by the office of the attorney-general of the federation (AGF), The Cable reports. The trial will address his false declaration of assets concerning assets in United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States of America. He reportedly failed to declare the assets to the Code of…

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N70 Million Belonging To Northern Farmer’s Forum Claimed To Swallowed By Monkeys – Shehu Sani

Kaduna Senator Shehu Sani has revealed the circumstances leading to the removal of the Chairman of the Northern Senators’ Forum, Abdullahi Adamu. Sani explained that N70 Million which belonged to the group was claimed to have been carted away by monkeys in a farm house. The letter announcing Adamu’s removal was read by presiding officer, Ike Ekweremadu during a plenary session…

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