Melaye Justifies Sariki’s Coup


Daniels Ekugo
The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has justified the emergence of Bukola Saraki as Nigeria’s Senate President and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ike Ekweremadu, emerging as Deputy Senate President because some APC senators did not attend the inauguration.
Mr. Melaye, an APC member who supported the candidacy of Bukola Saraki for Senate President as opposed to the All Progressives Congress’ choice of Ahmed Lawan, made the clarification on an AIT live programme monitored in Lagos on Tuesday.
According to Melaye “Order 10 (1) is clear; the quorum of the Senate shall be one-third of the members …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper