Court removed Benue APC Senator
Benue North-East Senatorial District: Tribunal Sacks Emmanuel Udende of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and returns Gabriel Suswam of the Peoples Democratic Party
On February 27, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had announced Emmanuel Udende Tordwem polled 141,405 votes to beat Gabriel Suswam, a former Governor, who garnered 103,303 votes.
Udende was a former House of Representatives member for Kastina-Ala.
The Senatorial Zone comprises seven (7) LGAs: Ukum, Konshisha, Katsina-Ala, Logo, Kwande, Ushongo & Vandeikya LGAs.
New results of Benue North East Senatorial Election as declared by the Tribunal a while ago.
APC - 82,699
PDP - 90,590
APC denies expelling Senator Omo-Agege
The All Progressives Congress (APC on Monday denied the expulsion of Deputy Senate President Ovie Omo-Agege from the party.Naijacrawl had reported that an expulsion letter dated March 31st and signed by the Chairman, Ulebor Isaac, on behalf of the State Executive Committee of the Delta APC said Omo-Agege was expelled for alleged anti-party activities and other unnamed offenses.The statement reads in part, “In accordance [with the] provision of Article 21.2 (1) (II)...
House Leadership: APC Senator-elects meet Tinubu in Abuja
In the quest to avoid the calamity that befell the party in 2015, all the ruling APC Senators-elect gather for a meeting with President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, at the State House Conference Centre in Abuja, on Monday.The meeting is said to be part of early consultations on the issue of zoning of Presiding and Principal Offices in the 10th National Assembly.Naijacrawl gathers that the party is considering zoning the Senate President seat to the South East or South...
APC lauds Senator Orji Kalu’s reelection, offers olive branch to opponents
The All Progressives Congress in Bende Local Government Area, Abia State, has praised Senator Orji Uzor Kalu's reelection as the senator representing Abia North in the National Assembly. Senator Kalu previously served as the state's governor.The Independent National Electoral Commission, or INEC, just finished conducting the presidential and senatorial elections on February 25. Kalu was successfully re-elected.Mao Ohuabunwa of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who...
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