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Senate begins probe of lawmakers who rejected election re-ordering

Senate Committee on Ethics and Public Petitions is set to begin investigation of 10 Senators who kicked against the chamber’s re-ordering of sequence of elections in 2019.

APC Senate caucus crisis over election timetable deepens

This followed the Senate’s resolution to query the lawmaker representing the Delta Central Senatorial District, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, over his allegation that the general elections timetable revised by the National Assembly was targeted at President Muhammadu Buhari.

Uproar as Senate reverses election sequence of 2019

Intrigues ahead of next year’s general election took a fresh twist, yesterday, with the Senate’s approval of a new sequence for the polls.

Governor Wike warned me about Rotimi Amaechi – Senator Abe

Senator Magnus Abe, yesterday, said that Govenor Nyesom Wike foresaw and warned him over the current antagonism he faces from former Governor Chibuike Amaechi-led All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State.

Senate queries Total on Nigerian content of Egina’s $16 billion project

The Senate Committee on Local Content wants to know the Nigerian Content of the multibillion dollar Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) of the first in Africa Egina Project under construction by the Total Upstream Nigeria Limited.

Uchendu’s swearing-in, triumph of people’s power – Peterside

Dr Dakuku Peterside, the Director-General of Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), says the swearing-in of Sen. Andrew Uchendu is a triumph of people’s power and resilience over violence.

Andrew Uchendu sworn in as Rivers East senator

Andrew Uchendu has been sworn in as the senator representing Rivers east senatorial district.

Power must rotate in Rivers – Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Chibuike Amaechi, on Thursday restated his support for power to be rotated in the state in spite of being criticised for the position.

We’ve messed up Rivers youths – Senator-elect

Chief Andrew Uchendu, Senator-elect for Rivers East Senatorial District has blamed political leaders in the state for non-empowerment of the youths in education.

Winning election in courtroom means well for democracy – Uchendu

The Senator-elect representing Rivers East Senatorial District, Andrew Uchendu, says the trend of winning elections in the courtroom means well for Nigeria’s democracy.

Wike, worst gov in Rivers’ history – Uchendu

The Senator-elect representing Rivers East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Andrew Uchendu, has described the administration of Governor Nyesom Wike as the worst in the history of the state.

INEC presents certificate of return to Rivers APC senator-elect

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented Andrew Uchendu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) a certificate of return as senator representing Rivers east.

My victory has given Rivers people another voice – Uchendu

The senator-elect for Rivers East Senatorial District, Andrew Uchendu, has said his victory at the Appeal Court has given the people of Rivers State an alternative voice.

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