The Chairman of the Progressives Governors’ Forum and Governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu, revealed this to State House Correspondents after the meeting
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The appointment of Aji was earlier reported by The Eagle Online
The President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, has appointed Babagana M. Aji as Chief of Staff.
The event, which took place at Uzor-Kalu’s residence in Abuja, was also attended by some senators and members of the diplomatic corps, among others
The Senate at plenary on Thursday set up a 12-member ad hoc committee to liaise with management of the National Assembly for seat and office allocation to lawmakers.
Senator Ahmad Lawan, on Thursday, performed his first plenary assignment as the new Nigeria’s Senate President, swearing in Senator Rochas Okorocha, representing Imo West Senatorial District.
Omo-Agege, of the All Progressives Congress, was at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Tuesday a few hours after his election with the President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, to meet with President Buhari
The All Progressives Congress has said the victory of its candidates at the election of principal officers of the 9th National Assembly is a triumph of democracy and party politics.
The newly elected President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, says he will be fair to his colleagues irrespective of political, ethnic or religious affiliation.
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the newly elected presiding officers of the Ninth National Assembly.
The people of Yobe, home state of the new President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, expressed excitement over his emergence as head of the Red Chamber, saying “it is a reflection of national interest”.
Senator Ahmad Lawan has been sworn in as the President of the Senate by the Clerk of the National Assembly, Mohammed Sani-Omolori.
Though counting was yet to end, Lawan had secured the required votes to beat his sole opponent, Senator Ali Ndume, midway into counting
Kalu, who had endorsed the duo of Senator Ahmed Lawan and Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila for the positions of Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives respectively, announced his decision to withdraw from the race in the early hours of Tuesday
The Chairman, Senator Ahmad Lawan Campaign Group, Senator Yahaya Abdullahi says, amendments done to 2015 Senate Rule is illegal and not fit to be used in the 9th National Assembly.
Chairman, Ahmad Lawan Campaign Group, Sen. Yahaya Abdullahi, on Monday, said that Senator Ali Ndume’s resolve to contest for the senate president’s position has given credibility to the entire process.
With barely 24 hours to the convening of the 9th National Assembly, the Lawan Campaign Group has assured Nigerians that Senator Ahmad Lawan will emerge President of the Senate.
The governors under the aegis of the Progressives Governors Forum took the decision at a closed door meeting held at the Kebbi State Governor’s Lodge on Sunday night in Abuja
The immediate past Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, and other Peoples Democratic Party Senators-elect have endorsed Senator Ahmad Lawan as Senate President.
With about 72 hours to inauguration of the 9th National Assembly, one of the major contenders for President of the Senate, Senator Danjuma Goje and 60 other senators-elect, have endorsed Senator Ahmad Lawan.