Senate Approves Jonathan’s Declaration Of Emergency Rule In 3 States

Must Read

Imo Verdict: PDP Announces Date For Protest

The Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) has announced the date for its peaceful and non-violent protest against the Supreme Court ruling...

Chelsea Defeated By Newcastle At St James Park

Chelsea was defeated by a lone goal during the Premier League late kick-off against Newcastle at the St James...

Anthony Joshua Prostrates Before President Buhari (Video)

A video circulating online shows the moment British Boxer, Anthony Joshua officially met with President Muhammadu Buhari in London on...

Only God Can Stop APC From Producing Anambra’s Next Governor: APC Chieftain

Anambra State Chairman of the All Progressive Congress APC, Chief Basil Ejidike, has declared that only God can stop...

Anthony Joshua Arrives Nigeria; Meets Buhari (Photos)

Unified heavyweights champion, Anthony Joshua has arrived Nigeria where he is expected to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari, having...
Ardent Reader, News Freak, Socio-Political Commentator, Archaeologist & Pro-Democrat.

SENGEJPresident Goodluck Jonathan Tuesday finally got the backing of the Senate as it approved the State of Emergency declared in Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe States.

At a session of the whole house, the 100 senators present unanimously approved the president’s declaration.

The Senate had earlier entered in to a closed door session to deliberate on the matter and at the end of the closed door session, the committee of the whole Senate unanimously approved Mr. Jonathan’s declaration; with none of the senators present opposing it.

Information Nigeria reports that only 72 senators were required (two-thirds of the Senate) for the approval.

It is now up to the House of Representatives to approve the declaration by two-thirds of its members.

More details later…

- Advertisement -


  1. Bravo! Bravo!! Bravo!!! Senators,I’m proud of all of you,unlike those ingrate PDPGovernors that are not loyal,they will soon ground then Tinubu & Gen Buhari will dump them then.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -