Tempers flared at the Senate on Wednesday when lawmakers debated the arrest and detention of Senator Dino Melaye by the police over alleged involvement in gun-running.
Less than 24 hours after two Catholic priests and 17 worshippers were killed by suspected herdsmen at Mbalom in Gwer East Local Government Area of Benue State
The Peoples Democratic Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has finally lost all democratic credentials deserving of a ruling party for allowing President Muhammadu Buhari pick the former Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, as the national chairman.
Former Lagos State governor and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has declared that there will be no room for any party official who has served more than two terms in the party’s executive; at all levels.
Senator Dino Melaye has been handcuffed on his hospital bed by the Nigeria police after he was re-arrested at Zankli hospital, Abuja.
The closed door meeting, held at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja, is being attended by governors Mohammed Badaru, Jigawa; Rauf Aregbesola, Osun; Isiaka Ajimobi, Oyo; Ibikunle Amosun, Ogun; Sani Bello, Niger; Ibrahim Gaidam, Yobe; Godwin Obaseki, Edo; Abdulaziz Yari, Zamfara; Rocha’s Okorocha, Imo and Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa.