Also included in the suit, as stated in the Originating Summons dated 13th July , 2021, are the president of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan; the chairman and members of the Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions as well as the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami .
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Lawan could not hide his emotional feeling of satisfaction after on-the-spot assessment of the progress made on some Federal projects in his Yobe North Senatorial District at the weekend.
The Senate on Thursday, while considering the Electoral Act 2010 Amendment Bill, voted that “The Commission(INEC) may consider electronic transmission of results, provided the national coverage is adjudged to be adequate and secure by the National Communications Commission (NCC) and approved by the National Assembly.”
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan made the announcement after considering the votes and proceedings at Thursday’s plenary.
The approval followed a presentation of the Conference Report by Senate leader, Senator Abdullahi Yahahya.
Lawan in his remarks after a report on the bill was laid before the upper chamber on Wednesday, attributed the falsehood peddled in accusations fingering the leadership of the National Assembly of manipulating the contents of the bill as the work of mischief makers bent on blackmailing the leadership of the National Assembly.
The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday, made this known while reading an accompanying letter with the submission from the executive arm of government.
The request for the meeting by Buhari was conveyed in a letter received from the State House
Lawan made the disclosure on Tuesday during plenary.
Lawan said this at the inauguration of Abimbola Yusuf, as Chief Commissioner of the Public Complaints Commission, and 37 other Commissioners from the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory on Monday in Abuja.
The Senate President made the appeal in his keynote address at the Conference of Presiding Officers of the Nigerian Legislature, which began in Abuja late on Friday.
The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, gave the hint in his remark during plenary following a request by the Appropriations Committee Chairman, Senator Jibrin Barau, for time to allow the Joint Committees of the Senate and House of Representatives come up with a harmonised report on the supplementary appropriations bill.
The announcement was made on the floor of the Senate by the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday during plenary
Lawan made the remarks while addressing reporters after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari to discuss important national issues at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Lawan gave the assurance on Thursday when a delegation from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) led by its Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, paid a visit to his office in Abuja.
Lawan made this known in his remarks after the Senate considered the report of the Committee on Public Accounts on the annual report of the Auditor-General for the Federation on the accounts of the federation for the year ended 31st December, 2015.
His confirmation followed the consideration of a report by the Joint Committee of Defence and Army
Lawan gave the warning on Monday night in a speech delivered to close the First Progressives Youth Conference 2021, which held at the International Conference Centre, Abuja
Lawan made this known over the weekend while speaking to journalists at the First Solo Exhibition of Paintings and Photographs by Stephen Binos.
In a congratulatory message sent to the ninth National Assembly by the Director of the organisation, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, on Thursday, the human rights organisation described it as forthright, progressive and people-oriented