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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business Senate rejects VAT increase, proposes 9% tax on SMS, Data usage, others – Nairametrics

    The Nigerian Senate has fully rejected the proposed 7.5% Value Added Tax (VAT) currently planned by the Federal Government to take effect by January 2020. The disclosure of the rejection was made available by the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army, Senator Ali Ndume, while speaking …...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics PDP probes Senators, Reps for voting Lawan, Gbaja – Newtelegraph

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is launching investigation into the role played by its members in the election of leadership of the National Assembly. … Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria Political News
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate Presidency: Again, Ndume speaks on loss to Lawan – Premium Times Nigeria

    Borno senator, Ali Ndume, on Wednesday said he has put behind his loss of the Senate presidency to Ahmed Lawan. Mr Ndume challenged the new Senate President, Mr Lawan, during the run-up to the inauguration of the 9th Senate that climaxed on Tuesday, June 11. He contested … Read more via...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Seven Things You May Not Know About Senate President, Ahmed Lawan –

    Ahmad Lawan was elected and sworn in as the Senate president of Nigeria on Tuesday, June 11 when the Ninth National Assembly was inaugurated with 79 votes to beat Senator Ali Ndume with 28 votes. Here are seven quick facts to know about him.... Read more via –...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senators react to emergence of Ahmed Lawan, Ovie Omo-Agege as senate president, deputy – TODAY.NG

    Reactions have trailed the emergence of senators Ahmad Lawan and Ovie Omo-Agege on Tuesday as President of the Senate and Deputy President of the Senate. Newsmen report that Lawan (APC-Yobe) emerged president of the 9th Senate after defeating his only contender, Sen. Ali Ndume with 79 votes...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Lawan, Ndume face-off in race for Nigeria’s Senate Presidency – Premium Times Nigeria

    The D-day is here when Nigeria’s 109 senators-elect will choose their presiding officers who will pilot the affairs of the upper legislative chamber. Constitutionally, the inauguration of a Senate is preceded by a proclamation by the Nigerian president. Having issued the proclamation last...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nigeria Senate: Tension as 9th Assembly elects principal officers today – Daily Post Nigeria

    As election of Nigeria’s 9th Senate President and his Deputy comes up on (today) Tuesday with Senator Ahmed Lawan and Ali Ndume locking horns for the position, both former 8th Senate leaders are still gripped with tension. It’s particularly so, because the Clerk to the National Assembly, …...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate Presidency: Ndume talks tough, accuses APC leadership of illegality – Premium Times Nigeria

    A contestant for the position of president of the Senate in the incoming 9th session of the National Assembly, Ali Ndume, has said declaring a candidate for the seat as the favourite of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), is in the breach of Nigerian constitution … Read more via...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate Presidency: Again, Lawan, Ndume Meet PDP Senators-elect – Thisdaylive

    The two main contenders for the position of Senate president of the 9th Senate, Senators Ahmad Lawan and Ali , at the weekend met again with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senators-elect in Abuja as part … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Political News
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics We picked Lawan over Ndume for Senate President based on seniority in parliament – Enang, Buhari’s adviser – Vanguard News

    Northern Region Senator Ita Solomon Enang is the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), and has many years of cognate experience in National Assembly Matters having served as Chairman of the Senate and House of Representatives Business and Rules …...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Kidnapping: Senate urges Federal Govt. to deploy more coaches to Kaduna-Abuja – P.M. News

    The Senate on Wednesday, called on the Federal Government to deploy more coaches to the Abuja-Kaduna train service, to ameliorate the plight of passengers. The resolution followed a motion by Sen. Ali Ndume, titled “urgent need to increase the number of Coaches to the Abuja-Kaduna rail line”...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari Gave Me Go-ahead To Run For Senate Presidency Long Before Elections, Says Ndume – Sahara Reporters

    Ali Ndume, the lawmaker representing Borno South senatorial district, says he sought the permission of President Muhammadu Buhari to run for Senate President, long before the February 23 elections. He also said he did not rebuff any persuasion from Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria’s Vice-President, to...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics SENATE PRESIDENCY: APC frowns at senators eyeing PDP for support – Vanguard News

    THE ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that it is working on building a National Assembly whose actions and practices will be in line with what obtains in developed democracies across the world, and take it away from what has been the practice in … Read more via Vanguard News –...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Shettima Backs Lawan, Ndume Group Insists on Secret Ballot – Thisdaylive

    Senate Leader, Senator Ahmad Lawan’s, ambition to lead the ninth Senate received a huge boost yesterday as Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, threw his weight behind him. Shettima, also a senator-elect, is the governor of Lawan’s main rival, Senator Ali Ndume, whose supporters...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics PMB, Ndume And Senate Presidency – Leadership Newspaper

    It was at the old Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja, on December 13, 2018, during the launching of one of his support groups, ‘Together Nigeria’, that President Muhammadu Buhari unreservedly made an undertaking to handsomely reward loyal All Progressives Congress (APC) members, who work...
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    Politics Over 30 APC senators are ‘backing Ndume’ for senate presidency – TheCable

    At least 36 senators of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are backing Ali Ndume, senator representing Borno south, for the position of senate president, a senator-elect who did not want to be named, has said. The senator-elect, who is from the north, disclosed this on Tuesday while speaking...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate President tussle: Lawan’s fate hangs as thirty-five APC Senators back Ndume – Daily Post Nigeria

    Against the adoption of Senator Ahmed Lawan by the ruling All Progressives Congress, there are strong indications that no fewer than thirty-five Senators from the APC are backing former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume to clinch the seat of Senate President for the Ninth Assembly. It was gathered …...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Lawan, Ndume, Goje Shift Battleground To PDP Camp – Nairaland

    As the battle for the leadership of the Senate intensifies ahead of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly in June, the camps of the senators-elect seeking to take over the leadership of the Red Chamber have shifted their attention to opposition members,Akelicious can report. Already...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC’s Senate presidency crisis deepens – The Guardian Nigeria News

    A group of senators-elect campaigning for Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan yesterday, dismissed claims by former Senate Leader Mohammed Ali Ndume as untrue and misleading. This has heightened the intra-party intrigues in the APC around the choice of the president of Nigeria’s ninth Senate...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate: I Consulted With Buhari, Tinubu Before Contesting – Ndume – Nairaland

    Senator Ali Ndume of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has insisted that he would challenge the decision of the party in choosing Ahmad Lawan to be the next Senate President. Ndume who addressed journalists in Abuja claimed that he had received an endorsement from President Muhammadu Buhari...