Ahmed Lawan

Debate relevance of NASS to Nigerians, not funding – Lawan tells critics

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has challenged those critical of the National Assembly to a debate on the relevance of the Legislature to Nigerians rather than criticising the funding of the Assembly. Lawan gave the challenge in Abuja on Friday, while declaring open a two-day retreat for top management staff of the National Assembly …

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Senate President Lawan, others visit Orji Uzor Kalu after his release from Kuje prison

Senate President Ahmad Lawan on Thursday June 4, led other senators to the residence of Abia-born lawmaker Orji Uzor Kalu who was released from prison this week. Recall that the Chief Whip of the upper legislative chamber regained freedom on Wednesday June 3, months after being jailed following his arraignment by the Economic and Financial …

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Senate President, Ahmed Lawan under fire after calling coronavirus CoOD 19

Senate President of Nigeria, Ahmed Lawan mispronounced “COVID-19” as “COD 19” on national TV while speaking about the deadly coronavirus. Ahmed said: “…to fight the COD 19 virus threat in Nigeria…” View this post on Instagram Did he say COD19?🤔🤦‍♂️….Senate President, Ahmed Lawan #cord #cordless #cordine #cordilia A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial) on Mar …

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What Lawan said after meeting with Buhari over ministerial list

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has clarified his comment about President Muhammadu Buhari submitting the ministerial list to the senate this week. Lawan spoke to State House correspondents, Thursday night after a meeting National Assembly leadership held with President Buhari at the Presidential Villa. He said: “Let me take the opportunity to correct …

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Why Buhari, APC should give Southwest 2023 presidential ticket – Senate President, Lawan

Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, has called for power shift to South-west in 2023. He said this would best honour late Chief MKO Abiola and advised President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to ensure this. Lawan stated this on Saturday in Yola, Adamawa State, in an interview with journalists. “The president and indeed …

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Breaking news: Lawan elected senate president

The Senator representing Yobe North constituency, Ahmed Lawan, has won the leadership position of the ninth National Assembly. Senator Lawan defeated his opponent Ali-Ndume with 79 votes from the lawmakers, thereby making him the Senate President. His victory was announced by the clerk of the National Assembly, Mohammed Sani-Omolori, who added that 107 senators cast …

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