Tag: lawan

EditorNovember 29, 2019

AGF silence misleading, urges Lawan to halt all deliberation on the controversial Hate Speech Bill

Efforts to sell the hate speech bill to Nigerians suffered a setback as an activist delivered a court judgement to ...

Bernard DayoJuly 18, 2019

The Big 5: Senate confirms Muhammad as Chief Justice of Nigeria; WHO declares Ebola international health concern | Other top stories

Here are the stories you should be monitoring today: Senate confirms Muhammad as Chief Justice of Nigeria The Senate has ...

Bernard DayoJune 12, 2019

The Late 5: Buhari felicitates with Super Falcons on victory over South Korea; Air Force helicopter crash-lands in Katsina | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: We must banish poverty from Nigeria – Tinubu The national leader of ...

Janeth JNovember 11, 2015

PDP’s Ekweremadu presides over Senate as Lawan, Akume of the APC walk out

Two All Progressives Congress Senators, Ahmed Lawan and George Akume, staged a walk out during plenary session at the Senate. The ...

Janeth JJune 22, 2015

Saraki and Lawan meet APC Chairman Oyegun

Since his inauguaration as Senate President, Bukola Saraki  met with the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John ...

Janeth JJune 12, 2015

NASS Crisis: Everything you need to know

You’ve probably been following the latest development and happenings in the 8th National Assembly. If you’re like most people, then ...

Janeth JMay 3, 2015

North-east senators reject Lawan as candidate for senate presidency seat

by Ranti Joseph   One of the contenders for the senate presidency slot, Ahmed Lawan has been unanimously rejected by ...

March 23, 2013

Temie Giwa: The oil masters (Y! FrontPage)

Were the representatives aware of how much the delay of the PIB will cost Nigeria? How is it that they ...

October 8, 2012

Opinion: Thank you Nigeria, Nigerians are now lawless

by Olisa Ezeanya If I can provide my own water, provide my own electricity; if I have to pay for ...

July 18, 2012

Police detain journalist for knowing too much about the Lawan bribe

by Isi Esene Lambert Tyem, a crime reporter for an Abuja based newspaper, Peoples Daily, has been detained by the ...

July 10, 2012

I warned Nigerians about Farouk Lawan – Dino Melaye

by Isi Esene Dino Melaye, the former House of Representatives member and principal actor in the faction which fought tooth ...

OluwapelumiJuly 9, 2012

Ijeoma Nwogwugwu: What the House of Representatives needs to know

by Ijeoma Nwogwugwu Like a lot of men of means, Femi Otedola is not liked by quite a few people. ...

July 6, 2012

“Massive” – Between the CBN and the Finance Ministry, another 44billion takes flight

by Isi Esene It appears all is not well with the FG’s Special Intervention Funds on Solid Minerals as the ...

July 5, 2012

Don’t laugh: We will expose corruption, says House of Reps

by Hauwa Gambo No, we’re not spoofing you. The House of Representatives – yes, the same one that has been ...

July 3, 2012

Punch: Lawan/Otedola video to be aired on national TV

by Staff Writer According to The Punch newspaper, the video recordings that oil business man Femi Otedola recorded of House of Representatives ...

June 24, 2012

“I don’t give a damn” – GEJ comes out guns blazing in media chat

by Hauwa Gambo In case you thought President Goodluck Jonathan stays awake all night worried sick about what you think ...

June 24, 2012

On #DanaCrashAction & Farouk Lawan: You’re nobody without a (good) name

by Akin Akintayo Of reputational value Almost 10 years ago, I went on a walk around my neighbourhood with my ...

June 16, 2012

Report: Farouk Lawan may spend weekend in detention, to sue police on Monday

by Hauwa Gambo Lawyers to the (former?) chairman of the House of Representatives Ad hoc Committee on Fuel Subsidy, Farouk Lawan, ...

June 12, 2012

Report: I took it – Farouk Lawan admits

by Hauwa Gambo There are new reports that Farouk Lawan, the embattled House of Representatives member accused of extorting and ...

June 12, 2012

“He collected the money and put in his agbada trousers” – Shocking details on the Farouk Lawan bribery deal

by Hauwa Gambo Premium Times has published the result of an impressive investigation into the sting operation organised by the ...

May 1, 2012

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: There is nothing new about the fuel subsidy report (YNaija FrontPage)

I can’t be held accountable, D’Evils beating me down, boo Got me running with guys, making G’s, telling lies that ...

April 24, 2012

PHOTOS: Anti-Farouk Lawan Committee Report protesters take over Abuja

by Hauwa Gambo Well, well, look what we have here. As you might notice, they appear to have police protection. ...

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