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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: Buhari Submits 895 Billion Budget To NASS, Wike Flags Off Another Construction

Buhari Submits 895 Billion Budget To NASS Photo Credit: Leadership News President Muhammadu Buhari has submitted a supplementary budget of N895bn to the National Assembly for consideration. The chairman, Senate Committee on Army, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, made this known after the closed-door screening of the newly appointed Chief of Army Staff, Major General Faruk Yahahya, at the National Assembly complex on Friday.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari Submits 895 Billion Budget To NASS, Wike Flags Off Another Construction

MILITARY

Boko Haram: “Most Of Them Will Disclose Those Who Were Their Sources Or Their Sponsors” - Sen. Ndume

Senator Ali Ndume has opened up that surrendered Boko Haram fighters will name their sponsors. Ali Ndume, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army, publicized this while speaking to reporters after he met with President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday. Ndume who represents Borno South Senatorial District said that the surrendered fighters would help in providing vital pieces of information to the Nigerian government and security agencies.

  9 months ago ago
Boko Haram: “Most Of Them Will Disclose Those Who Were Their Sources Or Their Sponsors” - Sen. Ndume

POLITICS

Finally, Chief Of Army Staff Reveals What Nigeria Army Needs To Defeat Boko Haram

Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru, The Chief of Army Staff, has revealed that the Nigeria Army needs more funding to be able to effectively execute its duties and to combat insurgency.Consequently, General Attahiru asked for assistance from the Nigerian Senate towards getting adequate funding for the army.

  1 year ago ago
Finally, Chief Of Army Staff Reveals What Nigeria Army Needs To Defeat Boko Haram

MILITARY

As Senator Ndume Asked That The Repentant Boko Haram Be Prosecuted, Here's Why That Should Be Done

Image credit: premiumtimesng.com Borno State Governor, Professor Zulum said a couple of weeks ago that he is ready to welcome all the surrendering Boko Haram terrorists and grant them amnesty. But another lawmaker from the same Borno State who is the present Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, has insisted that the repentant terrorists should not be wholly forgiven.

  10 months ago ago
As Senator Ndume Asked That The Repentant Boko Haram Be Prosecuted, Here's Why That Should Be Done

MILITARY

Is Ndume Right To Insist That Ex-Boko Haram Members "With Blood On Their Hands" Must Be Prosecuted?

Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, has now blown hot on the issue of amnesty for members of Boko Haram sect who decide to surrender to the government. Senator Ali Ndume. Photo Credit: Vanguard. Recall that a few days ago, the Borno State Government had convened a meeting to discuss with village heads and stakeholders on the fate of members of Boko Haram that have surrendered to the military.

  10 months ago ago
Is Ndume Right To Insist That Ex-Boko Haram Members

POLITICS

"Southern Governors Should Stop The Blame Game And Tackle The Insecurity In Their States" -Ali-Ndume

Federal law maker representing Borno South Senatorial District, Senator Ali Ndume has challenged the Southern Governors to tackle the insecurity confronting their individual states instead of resolving to blame games. Ndume who is also the Chairman, Senate Committee on Army while reacting to the outcome of the meeting of the Southern Governors in Asaba that resolved to ban open grazing, the Senator said it is time to focus on solving their security problems.

  1 year ago ago

MILITARY

2 Things That May Change In The Nigerian Security System, After Senator Ndume's Recent Statement

Nigeria has been battling insecurity and banditry for a while now, a lot of lives and properties have been destroyed by terrorists, in their period more than ever before. The Nigerian army has dedicated their lives to ending terrorism in the country, they have been deployed to strategic places, to eliminate the men behind the series of attacks.

  10 months ago ago
2 Things That May Change In The Nigerian Security System, After Senator Ndume's Recent Statement

POLITICS

2021 Budget: Npower, Trader moni, others - Former Senate leader tasks beneficiaries to follow up

The Senator addressing Borno South, and previous Senate pioneer, Ali Mohammed Ndume, on Thursday, entrusted Nigerians and young people specifically to show more intrigue and follow up the 2021 spending usage.  While tending to newsmen in Abuja, the Chairman Senate Committee on Army especially referenced the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, where N700billion was appropriated by the National Assembly for different mediations purposes.  He unmistakably expresses that, administration had endorsed over N700 billion

  1 year ago ago
2021 Budget: Npower, Trader moni, others - Former Senate leader tasks beneficiaries to follow up

MILITARY

Opinion: One thing Sen. Ndume should consider in his call for prosecution of surrendering terrorists

A report by Vanguard Newspaper says that the Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, says that surrendering Boko Haram terrorists should not be allowed to go scot-free. According to the report, Senator Ndume said that the terrorists should be interrogated and those guilty of killing should be prosecuted.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: One thing Sen. Ndume should consider in his call for prosecution of surrendering terrorists

MILITARY

“Over 1000 Boko Haram Fighters Have Surrendered And Most Of Them Are Nigerians” - Sen. Ali Ndume

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army, Ali Ndume has said that over 1000 Boko Haram fighters have surrendered in Cameroon. Ndume said this after his meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari to newsmen. Speaking on the repentant Boko Haram, he said most of them were Nigerians, and the Borno State government is making arrangements about the fighters.

  9 months ago ago
“Over 1000 Boko Haram Fighters Have Surrendered And Most Of Them Are Nigerians” - Sen. Ali Ndume

POLITICS

Open Grazing: "I Expected Immediate, Long-Term Solutions From Southern Governors" – Senator Ndume

While speaking to newsmen at Channels Television, Senator Ali Ndume, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army has stood against the decision taken by the southern governors over open grazing in their states.Adding that implementation of the law cannot be possible as meeting with the president to discuss the issue of the open grazing.

  1 year ago ago
Open Grazing:

MILITARY

There's No Insurgency In Maiduguri, It Is Safer Than Abuja - Senator Ndume Says

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army, Senator Ali Ndume has claimed that there is no insurgency in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state. Ndume also said that Maiduguri is safer than the capital of Nigeria, Abuja. The Senator said this on Thursday, 17 June, 2021, while appearing on Channels Television’s Politics.

  1 year ago ago
There's No Insurgency In Maiduguri, It Is Safer Than Abuja - Senator Ndume Says

SOCIETY

"No One Can Knock On My Door With A Gun In Maiduguri, I Feel Safer There"~ Senator Ali Ndume

Amid the raging insecurity which has grasped its hold in most northern parts of the country, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army, Senator Ali Ndume has come out to disclose how safe he feels whenever he travels to his hometown in Maiduguri than staying in Abuja.

  1 year ago ago

POLITICS

Buhari Should Stop Paying Politicians Salaries & Use The Money To Fight Insecuriy- Sen Ndume

Senator Ali Ndume, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Army has once again spoken.Senator Ali Ndume is one politician who always speaks out when there is a need for him to do so.While speaking, the law maker urged President Buhari to stop paying salaries to politicians and use the money to fight insecuriy in the country.

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Buhari Should Stop Paying Politicians Salaries & Use The Money To Fight Insecuriy- Sen Ndume

JUSTICE

No Secret Trials For Bureau De Change Operators Who Allegedly Sponsored Boko Haram.

Senator Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South) who is the Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, has stated his resentment over the secret trials of the Bureau De Change operators who were convicted for allegedly sponsoring operations of Biko Haram in Nigeria.The Senate Committee chairman indulged the Federal Government to desist from any secret trials, expose the identities of the BDC operatives and make their trials open for the public to see and know what is going on.

  1 year ago ago
No Secret Trials For Bureau De Change Operators Who Allegedly Sponsored Boko Haram.

POLITICS

Stop Paying Us Salaries, Use The Money To Combat Insecurity & Save Our People- Ndume Advises Buhari

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, Ali Ndume who was interviewed by journalists in Abuja urged the federal government under the administration of Muhammadu Buhari to stop paying the salaries of politicians.He said the president utilize the money in fighting insecurity in the country and take the issue of security very seriously.

  1 year ago ago
Stop Paying Us Salaries, Use The Money To Combat Insecurity & Save Our People- Ndume Advises Buhari

POLITICS

President Mohammadu Buhari Should Be Commended For His Response To Insecurity - Senator Alli Ndume

Senator representing Borno South in the National Assembly has urged Nigerians to commend President Mohammadu Buhari for his effort in tackling insecurity in the country.The Chairman Senate Committee on Army stated this on Channels Television this evening on a popular political programme hosted by Seun Okinbaloye.

  1 year ago ago
President Mohammadu Buhari Should Be Commended For His Response To Insecurity - Senator Alli Ndume

POLITICS

Stop paying Politicians - Ndume warns Buhari

Its no longer a news that no day goes in Nigeria without a news on the activities of bandits.The Nigerian Chairman for Senate Committee on Army has come out to urge Buhari to stop paying politicians their salaries and instead use the money to fight insurgents in Nigeria.

  1 year ago ago
Stop paying Politicians - Ndume warns Buhari

MILITARY

"Surrendered Boko Haram Terrorists Should Not Be Pampered"– Senator Ali Tells Army

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army, Senator Ali Ndume, has said HD does not agree that the surrendered Boko Haram terrorists should be given blanket amnesty or pampered by the Nigerian Army. Ndume representing Borno South Senatorial District said the repentant terrorists should not receive a pat on the back.

  10 months ago ago

POLITICS

Northern Senator kicks against granting amnesty to bandits, hints on consequences

The biggest problem facing Nigeria at this moment is the issues of security.The security of lives and property has to be a top priority of any working government.

  1 year ago ago
Northern Senator kicks against granting amnesty to bandits, hints on consequences