• Ex-Senate President Ken Nnamani heads Buhari’s 24-man electoral reform panel

    Ex-Senate President Ken Nnamani heads Buhari’s 24-man electoral reform panel

    President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted a 24-man committee to address perceived defects in Nigeria’s electoral laws and constitution.

    The Committee, which members were drawn from Civil Society Organisations, academia, legal profession, traditional institutions, as well as former legislators, is headed by former Senate President, Ken Nnamani.

    The committee would be inaugurated Tuesday by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami.

    The AGF, in a statement by his media aide, Salisu Isah, said the Constitutional/ Electoral Reform Committee was […]

  • Makarfi, Sheriff agree on 24-man negotiating committee

    Makarfi, Sheriff agree on 24-man negotiating committee

    According to reports, the factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, and the Chairman of its National Caretaker Committee,  Senator Ahmed Makarfi, have agreed to set up a 24-man committee to handle negotiation between the two warring factions.

    The committee, which will consist of 12 members each from the two factions, is expected to be unfolded this week, according to investigations by our correspondent.

    Our correspondent gathered that the two leaders of the committee had agreed that […]