Browsing: Senator Gbenga Ashafa

The Commander of the agency in the state, Apeh Reuben, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Damaturu on Monday that young girls between the ages of 15 and 35 were increasingly involved in drugs consumption and abuse.

‘While the committee did not completely agree with all the changes made in the subsequent document, being fully aware of the critical importance of the rail sector to the development of our dear country, distinguished members of the Senate Committee on Land transport keyed into the laudable (Lagos to Calabar, rail modernisation) project and found ways of appropriating funds for the project without exceeding the envelope provided for the ministry’

This was revealed in a motion sponsored by Senator Gbenga Ashafa (APC Lagos East) and supported by 21 others who revealed that Harm Reduction International, a United Kingdom-based NGO, said 33 countries impose the death penalty for drug-related offences

However, one of the arrowheads of the Unity Forum, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, on his Twitter handle on Thursday, advised that members of the Unity Forum, Senators of Like Minds and other such caucuses ‎should collapse their structures and form a united front that will work with Senate leadership for the interest of Nigeria

Obanikoro had been allegedly involved in the controversial Ekiti State governorship election audio tape, which is now popularly called Ekitigate, and series of petitions have been submitted against him seeking his disqualification