Former Senate Minority Leader, Senator George Akume, has won the All Progressives Congress Benue North-West senatorial district’s ticket.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue has advised Senator George Akume to showcase his achievements in his 11 years sojourn as senator, “instead of castigating me at every opportunity”.
Of course, he also has very powerful Abuja-based political adversaries like the former Governor of the state, George Akume now a Senator, and others who want him out of office. Samuel Ortom is thus caught between a moral dilemma and the…
THE Senate rejection of the was a result of a comment by the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, and Senator George Akume.
The Executive Secretary of the agency, Boniface Ortese, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Makurdi on Wednesday that over 2,769 households were also affected
But Akume, in his reaction to the proposition at a media briefing in his Abuja residence, said such an idea runs contrary to the complexity and plurality of the Nigerian nation that are always put together through inclusive mechanism…
The zoning of the position to the North Central thus narrows the choices to Abdullahi Adamu from Nasarawa State, George Akume of Benue State and Bukola Saraki of Kwara State
Announcing the results on Monday in Makurdi, the Returning Officer for Benue West Senatorial Constituency, Prof. Oku Oto, said Akume, of the All Progressives Congress, polled 168,806 to beat Mku, who had 110,180 votes
The senators elected on the platform of the APC said there was more to it than meet the eye over the proposed appearance of Jega before the Senate
Delegates at the National Conference had on Wednesday approved the recommendation of the committee on Public Service for a part-time legislative system in the country at both the state and federal levels as a way of reducing cost of…
When the case came up on Tuesday, the plaintiff’s counsel, O.C. Onwukwu, informed the court that the motion dated October 5, 2013 was ripe for hearing