Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Tag "Abdullahi Adamu"

    Senator Adamu calls for audit of ‘messed up’ n’assembly finances

Senator Adamu calls for audit of ‘messed up’ n’assembly finances

Abdullahi Adamu, senator representing Nassarawa west, says a forensic audit should be carried out on national assembly spending under the leadership of Senate President Bukola Saraki.Adamu made his position known during a press briefing in Abuja on Sunday.According to the lawmaker, the senate president’s refusal to vacate his seat after defecting from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the [...]

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    Saraki: Senator Adamu has become presidency’s attack dog

Saraki: Senator Adamu has become presidency’s attack dog

Senate President Bukola Saraki says he has had enough of the “constant attack” on him by Abdullahi Adamu, senator representing Nasarawa west.Adamu had accused Saraki of “playing a game of betrayal” in the All Progressives Congress (APC).He was also alleged to have said Saraki referred to Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, as a clown.Responding to his allegations in a [...]

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    Senator Adamu: I would have walked Saraki out of Aso Rock

Senator Adamu: I would have walked Saraki out of Aso Rock

Abdullahi Adamu, senator representing Nasarawa west, says he would have sent Senate President Bukola Saraki out of Aso Rock if  he had attended the recent meeting President Muhammadu Buhari had with senators of the All Progressive Congress (APC).After 14 APC senators defected to other political parties, Buhari invited the remaining senators in the ruling party to a meeting at the presidential villa [...]

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    APC senator: nPDP members only interested in fighting personal political battles

APC senator: nPDP members only interested in fighting personal political battles

Abdullahi Adamu, senator representing Nasarawa west, has accused the new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) of attempting to "blackmail" the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.nPDP is a faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) that left the PDP in 2013 to team up with the APC for the 2015 elections.In May, the group wrote John Oyegun, national chairman of APC, listing several [...]

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    Senator Adamu:  I’m not plotting to remove Saraki… he’s like my son

Senator Adamu: I’m not plotting to remove Saraki… he’s like my son

Abdullahi Adamu, senator representing Nasarawa west, says Senate President Bukola Saraki is like his son, denying being involved in the alleged plot to remove him.On Thursday, Obinna Ogba, senator representing Ebonyi central, laid before the senate what he called "evidence" of Adamu's plot to oust Saraki.But speaking with reporters hours after the statement of Ogba, Adamu said he found what transpired [...]

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    ‘We ought to be wise’ — senator faults removal of Adamu, tackles Shehu Sani

‘We ought to be wise’ — senator faults removal of Adamu, tackles Shehu Sani

Ali Wakili, senator representing Bauchi south (pictured middle), has faulted the removal of Abdullahi Adamu, senator representing Nasarawa west, as chairman of the northern senators forum.He also taunted Shehu Sani, his Kaduna central counterpart, for saying monkeys carted away N70 million from Adamu's farmhouse.On Wednesday, Adamu was removed as chairman of the forum for "financial mismanagement and maladministration".Sani had said the N70 [...]

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    Senate northern caucus removes pro-Buhari lawmaker as chairman

Senate northern caucus removes pro-Buhari lawmaker as chairman

The northern senators forum has removed Abdullahi Adamu, senator representing Nasarawa west, as its chairman.This was contained in a notice read on the floor of the senate by Ike Ekeweremadu, deputy president of senate, on Wednesday.The forum said it removed Adamu as chairman because of "financial mismanagement and maladministration"."This is to inform the senate that the majority signatories of members of the [...]

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