Tag archive for ‘Senate’
By admin On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Ijaw Leaders Protest Irregularities In PIB

LAGOS JUNE 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The leaders of oil and gas producing communities in Delta State, have vowed to resist any attempt by the National Assembly to further enslave and impoverished the host communities in More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Mace Theft:Omo-Agege Appears Before Investigative Panel, Refuses To Answer Questions

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOSMAY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senator representing Delta State Constituency, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has appeared before the Senate committee investigating the invasion of the National Assembly More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Omo-Agege Resumes Plenary Wednesday Morning

Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Embattled Senator representing Delta State Constituency has resumed plenary for legislative proceedings. Senator Ovie Omo-Agege arrived at the Senate Chambers on Wednesday More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Stolen Mace: National Assembly Panel Invites Ndume, Omo-Agege

LAGOS MAY 15th (URHOBOTODAY)- The joint Senate and House of Representatives ad hoc committee investigating the invasion of the Senate’s chamber and the snatching of its mace has invited senators Ovie Omo-Agege More...

By admin On Thursday, May 10th, 2018

JUST IN: Court Voids Omo-Agege Suspension

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS MAY 10TH(URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court in Abuja has nullified the decision of the Senate suspending Senator Ovie Omo-Agege. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba on Thursday held that the assembly More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Stolen Mace: Omo-Agege May Face Expulsion As Senate Inaugurates Panel

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS MAY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakr Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday inaugurated the joint ad hoc committee of the National Assembly to probe the invasion of Senate More...

By admin On Sunday, May 6th, 2018

Omo-Agege’s Suspension: What the Law Says on AGF’s Claim

Omo-Agege LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Abubakar Malami (SAN), the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, has said that the recent suspension of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege by the Senate for 90 legislative More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

‘Senate’s Suspension Of Omo-Agege Is Illegal’

Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), on Monday told the Federal High Court in Abuja that the suspension of the Delta More...

By admin On Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Suspension: Omo-Agege Drags Senate, AGF To Court

LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBTODAY)-The Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday fixed April 30 to hear a suit filed by Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege against the Senate, the Senate President and Attorney-General of the Federation. Omo-Agege, More...

By admin On Saturday, April 21st, 2018

Mace Theft: Senate Orders Security Officials To Prevent Omo-Agege From Entering The Chamber

LAGOS APRIL 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate has directed security agencies to prevent the suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege from further gaining entrance into its chamber. Omo-Agege, who was last week suspended by More...

By admin On Friday, April 20th, 2018

Snatched Mace: Omo-Agege’s Kinsman Calls For Commencement Of Senator’s Recall

Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Frank Tietie, one of the constituents of the suspended lawmaker representing Delta Central senatorial district, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has called on other members of More...

By admin On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Saraki Explains Why Senate Suspends Omo-Agege

LAGOS APRIL 19TH (Urhobotoday)- Contrary to belief in some quarters that Senator Ovie Omo-Agege was suspended over his opposition to the election reordering bill, Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has said the More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Omo-Agege Accused Of Leading Thugs To Attack Senate, Seize Mace

LAGOS APRIL 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi has accused suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege of having led protesters into the floor of the red chamber where they went away with the mace. It would More...

By admin On Friday, April 13th, 2018

Omo-Agege Reacts To His Suspension, Appeals For Calm

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta Senator, Ovie omo-agege has reacted to the 90-day suspension slammed on him by the leadership of the Nigerian Senate. Agege, in a statement through his More...

By admin On Friday, April 13th, 2018

‘Senator Ovie-Omo-Agege Suspension Is Illegal’

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Coordinator of Nigeria Female President Initiative, Mr. Felix Akpoyibo, has described Senate’s suspension of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege as illegal, selective and More...

By admin On Friday, April 13th, 2018

Abuja Court Shuns Omo-Agege’s Plea To Stop His Suspension

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court in Abuja has rejected an ex parte application filed by the Delta Central senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, to stop his suspension by the Senate. He More...

By admin On Friday, April 13th, 2018
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2019: Itsekiris Support Ex-Governor Uduaghan For Senate

Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan LAGOS APRIL 13TH(URHOBOTODAY)-The immediate past Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, has received yet another boost which will help reinforce his senatorial ambition as the More...

By admin On Thursday, April 12th, 2018

JUST IN: Senate Suspends Senator Omo-Agege Over Unruly Statement

Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate has suspended the Senator representing Delta Central District, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege for 90 days. Senator Omo-Agege was suspended on Thursday during plenary More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Omo-Agege Begs Senate Over Utterances On Amendment Of Electoral Act

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The representative of Delta Central Senatorial District, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, on Wednesday apologized to the Senate over statements credited to him that More...

By admin On Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Evelyn Oboro, Omo-Agege In Media War Over FUPRE Bill

Hon Evelyn Oboro, Member Representing Uvwie/Sapele/Okpe Constituency in the Federal House of Representatives (Middle) in a group Photograph with Staff of FUPRE LAGOS OCTOBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The member representing More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Senate Over Rules Buhari’s Ascribing Role Of ‘Coordinator’ To Vice President Osinbajo

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate yesterday declared that Professor Yemi Osinbajo should function as Acting President pending the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from medical vacation. The upper legislative More...

By admin On Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Senate Amends Act Of Electronic Voting Process

LAGOS MARCH 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian Senate has amended the Electoral Act to allow for the use of electronic voting and devices for conduct of elections in Nigeria. The transmission of election results was also More...

By admin On Friday, March 24th, 2017

Why Reps Dumps Omo-Agege’s Sexual Harassment Bill

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS MARCH 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The House of Representatives on Thursday suspended deliberations on a bill seeking to make provisions for the prohibition and punishment of sexual harassment More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Custom Boss, Hameed Ali Dares Senate, Vows Not To Appear It

Hameed Ali LAGOS MARCH 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (retd.), has written a letter to the National Assembly that he would not be able to More...

By admin On Sunday, March 19th, 2017

Uniform Saga: Why Buhari May Support Custom Boss

Muhammadu Buhari and Hameed Ali LAGOS MARCH 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari may take sides with the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali (retd.), in his ongoing face-off More...