Saraki shields Ekweremadu, as APC senators move to unseat him


Attempt by Senators elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to begin the process of nullification of the election of Senator Ike Ekweremadu of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was swiftly nipped in the bud during Senate Plenary of Wednesday by Senate President Bukola Saraki.
Senator Kabiru Marafa, one of the leading supporters of Lawan had raised a point of order where he observed that the election of Ekweremadu was in breach of the Senate standing rules during the Wednesday plenary.
The Senator noted that Senate rules, as passed in 2011 indicated that an election into any of the …Read More

Source:: New Mail