Tags : Deputy Senate President

“Nigeria’s Policing System Has Failed Woefully” -Ekweremadu

Former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu has added his voice to calls for State Police. Speaking in Lagos during the opening of Law Week 2021 of the Ikeja Branch of the Nigerian Bar Association, on Monday, July 12, 2012, Senator Ekweremadu said Nigeria’s Policing system has failed to tackle insecurity.  While speaking on the ‘Nigerian State and the Call for […]

Senate Moves To Strip President, Governors, Others Of Immunity

A bill sponsored by Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, seeks to strip sitting Presidents, Governors and others of all immunity enjoyed while serving in office. The Bill titled: “A Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to qualify criminal liability for certain public officers […]

Senate inaugurates 56-member Constitution Review Committee

The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan has inaugurated a 56-member Constitution Review Committee. The Constitution Review committee set up on Thursday, February 6, 2020, is expected to be headed by the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege. The Committee, inaugurated during Thursday’s plenary consists of all the eight Principal Officers, one Senator each from the 36 […]