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Abia: Time for Adeyemi to quit, pro-democracy group demands Senator’s resignation

Following what it describes as “unguarded utterances” about Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, the National Democratic Front (NDF) has called on the lawmaker representing Kogi West, Smart Adeyemi, to quit the National Assembly. Condemning Adeyemi’s outburst, the group said the Senate is a hallowed place of lawmaking and must be protected from people like Smart Adeyemi.
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Kogi West Senatorial Dispute: Why tribunal dismissed Melaye’s petition, declared Adeyemi winner

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri – Abuja The Kogi State National and State Houses of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal, on Wednesday, affirmed Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as the validly elected Senator for Kogi West Senatorial District. In a unanimous decision, the three-man tribunal that was chaired by Justice Isa Sambo, dismissed the petition
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Senate begins screening of Buratai, other ex-service chiefs behind closed door

Senate Jerks-up FCT Statutory Budget by N46bn

…Names Smart, Chairman, aviation committee By Henry Umoru The Senate on Monday passed the National Statutory Budget of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The budget of N278,355,365,947bn is an increase of N46bn increase from the earlier amount of N232,875,365,947 proposed by the administration to the legislature. Meanwhile, the Senate has however adjourned plenary till January
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Adeyemi sworn in as Kogi West senator

Henry Umoru -Abuja THE Senate on Wednesday swore in Smart Adeyemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as Senator representing Kogi West. Adeyemi was declared as the winner in last Saturday’s supplementary rerun election in Kogi West after defeating the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Dino Melaye, in the election. He was sworn in at
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