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Today's Headlines: Agitators Seeking War Won't Survive Two Weeks-Nnamani; El-Rufai Presents Budget.

Agitators Seeking War Won't Survive Two Weeks - Nnamani. Former Senate President, Ken Nnamani, has appealed to agitators in the South-East to sheathe their swords, warning that war is not child’s play. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria The All Progressives Congress (APC) said the destruction and killings in the region should not be regarded as a challenge to the federal government only.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Agitators Seeking War Won't Survive Two Weeks-Nnamani; El-Rufai Presents Budget.

OTHERS

Today's Headline: Don’t jubilate over Nnamdi Kanu's Arrest-Ohanaeze Tells Buhari, CSOs Sue Buhari To Court

Don’t jubilate over Nnamani Arrest-Ohanaeze Tells Buhari. The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has urged the Federal Government not to celebrate the arrest of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, spoke on Wednesday, in a statement signed by its President-General, Mazi Okwu Nnabuike and the Secretary-General, Comrade Obinna Achuonye. The group said Kanu’s arrest would not bring to an end the various agitations

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headline: Don’t jubilate over Nnamdi Kanu's Arrest-Ohanaeze Tells Buhari, CSOs Sue Buhari To Court

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Nigeria, Turkey Sign 8 Agreements; PDP Will Reclaim Lost Ground - Nnamani

Nigeria, Turkey sign 8 agreements on energy, defence, mining, others Nigeria and Turkey on Wednesday signed eight major Agreements/Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) on a number of the key sectors, including Energy, Defense Industry, Mining and HydroCarbons, with their implementation to commence immediately.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Nigeria, Turkey Sign 8 Agreements; PDP Will Reclaim Lost Ground - Nnamani

POLITICS

How Obasanjo's Third Term Agenda Was Aborted Based On The Revelations Of Ken Nnamani

In 2006, former Nigerian president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo sought to extend his tenure beyond the constitutionally-allowed 2 terms of four years each.Photo credit: Vanguard The move generated a lot of controversies among Nigerians and it was strongly resisted by many power brokers as at that time. Ken Nnamani who was the Senate president as at that time was one of those who resisted the move entirely.

  1 month ago ago
How Obasanjo's Third Term Agenda Was Aborted Based On The Revelations Of Ken Nnamani

POLITICS

How Ken Nnamani Used Live Transmission Of Plenary Proceedings To Abort Obasanjo's Third Team Agenda

Former Senate President Ken Nnamani has disclosed how he used live transmission of the plenary on May 16, 2006, to abort the third team agenda of former President Mr. Olusegun Obasenjo when an alteration of the constitution to allow three terms for Nigeria’s presidents was debated.

  1 month ago ago
How Ken Nnamani Used Live Transmission Of Plenary Proceedings To Abort Obasanjo's Third Team Agenda

POLITICS

Why I am Ashamed About Being a Member of APC - Former Senate President Opens up

A former Senate president, Ken Nnamani, has complained about the inability of the All Progressive Congress (APC) to win elections in Enugu state. The politician said he is ashamed of being in a party that does not win elections in the state. According to The Cable, Nnamani made the statement on Saturday, August 21, in Enugu during the sitting of the APC ward congress appeal committee.

  3 months ago ago
Why I am Ashamed About Being a Member of APC - Former Senate President Opens up

POLITICS

Alleged 3rd Term: Ex-Senate President Finally Reveals 2 Big Losses He Suffered For Opposing Obasanjo

Nigerians can remember the infamous third term bid that was allegedly initiated by former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The move was reportedly pushed by Obasanjo towards the end of his second term in office around early 2007. The major aim of that move was to amend the 1999 constitution of Nigeria to allow the President to contest for third term in office unlike the current provision that stipulates that a President, Governor and LGA Chairman can only contest for a maximum of two terms.

  1 month ago ago
Alleged 3rd Term: Ex-Senate President Finally Reveals 2 Big Losses He Suffered For Opposing Obasanjo

POLITICS

Two Tactical actions Sen. Nnamani took that truncated Obasanjo's third term bid in 2006.

The alleged third-term ambition of former President Olusegun Obasanjo in 2006 was stifled at that time. However, the then senate president Ken Nnamani has come out to reveal how the whole issue of the third-term bid was not allowed to be fulfilled. Sen. Ken Nnamani, made the revelation while speaking at the public presentation of his book titled; “STANDING STRONG: Legislative Reforms, Third Term and Other Issues of the 5th Senate,” at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, on Thursday.

  1 month ago ago
Two Tactical actions Sen. Nnamani took that truncated Obasanjo's third term bid in 2006.

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: 100 Groups In Nigeria Calls For A Nationwide Protest, Nnamani Speaks On Insecurity

1) Military Troops Arrest Bandits In Zamfara State.Recently, about 48 bandits were arrested by military troops in Zamfara state.However, in a statement released on Monday by General Mohammed Yerima, he said that some leaders of various bandit groups were also killed by troops.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 100 Groups In Nigeria Calls For A Nationwide Protest, Nnamani Speaks On Insecurity

POLITICS

Senator Akpabio reveals Ken Nnamani as the brain behind Uncommon Transformation in Akwa Ibom

Former Akwa Ibom Governor, Godswill Akpabio has named former Senate President Ken Nnamani as the man who made it possible for him to put in place Uncommon Transformation in the state. Akpabio, 58, who currently heads the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, made the revelation at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, on Thursday.

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Senator Akpabio reveals Ken Nnamani as the brain behind Uncommon Transformation in Akwa Ibom

POLITICS

Failed Third Term: 4 Issues That Require Obasanjo's Response As Ken Nnamani Opens Can Of Worms

Senator Ken Nnamani, the Senate President who was in power during Obasanjo's democratic era has opened his version of the "Pandora box" as he has revealed what transpired between him and the ex-President. Nnamani was in office from April 2005 to May 2007 and according to him, he had sacrificed his Senate career after he supervised the rejection of Obasanjo's bid to have a third term as President in 2006.

  1 month ago ago
Failed Third Term: 4 Issues That Require Obasanjo's Response As Ken Nnamani Opens Can Of Worms

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: "APC Will Takeover South-East by 2023" -Nnamani, Troops Arrest 81 bandits -DHQ

APC will takeover South-East by 2023 – Nnamani Photo Credit: Daily Post Former Senate President, Ken Nnamani, says the All Progressives Congress (APC) will takeover South-East states by 2023. He made the declaration in Enugu on Thursday during the APC South-East Zonal Stakeholders meeting.

  3 months ago ago
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POLITICS

Joe Igbokwe Finally Reacts After Ex-Gov. Nnamani Said Sit-At-Home Is Against Igbo Interest.

Spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Lagos State chapter, Joe Igbokwe, has finally reacted after Ex- Governor Nnamani, Senate Committee on Cooperation and Integration in Africa, has called for an end to the ‘sit-at-home’ order, by the proscribed Indigenous Peoples Of Biafra (IPOB) in the South-east.

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Joe Igbokwe Finally Reacts After Ex-Gov. Nnamani Said Sit-At-Home Is Against Igbo Interest.

POLITICS

How Nnamani Sacrificed His Senate Career Over His Refusal To Support Obasanjo's Bid For Third Term

Reports have it that former president Olusegun Obasanjo attempted to get the National Assembly to amend the 1999 constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to enable him to prolong his stay in power. During that period, it generated intense controversy and unprecedented mobilization, for and against the move, both within and outside the country.

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How Nnamani Sacrificed His Senate Career Over His Refusal To Support Obasanjo's Bid For Third Term

POLITICS

How We Aborted Obasanjo's ''Third Term Agenda'' - Ken Nnamani

Ken Nnamani, former Senate President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has narrated how the 5th Senate aborted a planned amendment of the 1999 constitution to allow for a third term in office during during ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo regime. Nnamani asserted that the 5th Senate's model of legislating was premised on the debate that centred on whether a legislator is a trustee or an agent.

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How We Aborted Obasanjo's ''Third Term Agenda'' - Ken Nnamani

POLITICS

My Regrets As Senate President-Nnamani

Ken Nnamani, the former senate president has expressed his regrets as a senate president. The former Senate President has said the upper chamber during his administration scuttled the third term plan of Olusegun Obasanjo but neglected to amend the 1999 Constitution. Mr Nnamani, who was Senate President between April 2005 and May 2007, spoke at a media conference in Lagos in front of the arrival of his new book.

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My Regrets As Senate President-Nnamani

POLITICS

How we aborted Obasanjo’s ‘third term’ agenda – Ken Nnamani

The former Senate President, Ken Nnamani, has revealed a portion of the means he took to cut short the residency extension plan (also called Third Term) of former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Mr Nnamani, while talking at the public show of his book: "Remaining steadfast: Legislative Reforms, Third Term and Other Issues of the fifth Senate," at the International Conference Center, Abuja, on Thursday, said by dismissing the senate over the span of the sacred correction process, a few congresspersons on the side of the bill had a difference at the top of the priority list in the wake of connecting with their constituents.

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How we aborted Obasanjo’s ‘third term’ agenda – Ken Nnamani

POLITICS

"The Language Is Now So Clear For Everyone To Understand" - Bashir Ahmad Reacts To Kanu's Arrest

The Personal Assistant PA, to President Muhammadu Buhari on Digital and New Media, Bashir Ahmad has reacted to the news of Nnamani Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra IPOB, being rearrested. Bashir on his verified Facebook page was rather sarcastic with his response taking a controversial phrase from the President's statement when he made a tweet concerning the activities of IPOB and other separatist groups in the region.

  5 months ago ago

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Twitter Refused FG's Request To Block Nnamani Kanu's Account - Lai Mohammed

The suspension of Micro-blogging platform Twitter, may not be lifted soon following information given by Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed. He noted that the platform had refused a request by the Federal Government that the account of Nnamani Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB be blocked.

  5 months ago ago
Twitter Refused FG's Request To Block Nnamani Kanu's Account - Lai Mohammed

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Twitter Refused FG's Request To Block Nnamani Kanu's Account - Lai Mohammed

The suspension of Micro-blogging platform Twitter, may not be lifted soon following information given by Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed. He noted that the platform had refused a request by the Federal Government that the account of Nnamani Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB be blocked.

  5 months ago ago
Twitter Refused FG's Request To Block Nnamani Kanu's Account - Lai Mohammed