Emergency rule: Senate summons Service Chiefs, CDS, NSA, others

By ADETUTU FOLASADE-KOYI, Abuja Senate yesterday unanimously approved a resolution summoning the Minister of Defence, his colleague in the Police Affairs Ministry, the Chief of Defence Staff, National Security Adviser, the Service Chiefs and the Inspector General of Police.The service chiefs would appear  before the Senate on Thursday.The affected security chiefs and their bosses, according to…

Senator Oluremi Tinubu Calls for Jonathan’s Resignation over Girls’ Abduction

  Falana deplores clampdown on protestersOnyebiuchi Ezeigbo  and Gboyega AkinsanmiThe Senator representing Lagos East senatorial district in the National Assembly, Senator Oluremi Tinubu,  Tuesday advised President Goodluck Jonathan to resign for failing to ensure security of lives and property, in the country, which she said, was the main reason the government exists. According to the…

Obasanjo didn’t win 1999 election –Okurounmu

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo The battle for the political soul of Ogun State reverberated on Tuesday at the National Conference in Abuja when a delegate representing the South-West, Senator Femi Okurounmu, told members of the Confab Committee on Political Restructuring and Forms of Government by that his kinsman and former President Olusegun Obasanjo did not…