FG Drags NASS to Supreme Court Over 1999 Constitution Amendments


Poised for a last fight, the Federal Government, yesterday, dragged the National Assembly to the Supreme Court, seeking for an order nullifying all the proposed amendments to the 1999 constitution. In an originating summons it filed through a former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Chief Bayo

Abia State Government Decries Politicians’ Use Of Inciting Statements

The Abia State government has warned political parties and their candidates to refrain from using inciting statements capable of causing rampage among the party supporters thereby truncating the existing peace in the state. The state Commissioner for Information, Dr Anthony Agbazuere, told Channels Television in Umuahia, the state capital, that

NASS Approves Life Pension For President, Vice in New Constitution


THE National Assembly, yesterday, completed the amendment of the 1999 Constitution with approval of life pension for anybody who has held office as President or Vice President, Senate President or Deputy Senate President, Speaker or Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives. But beneficiaries of this gesture must be occupants