• President, governors, senators shouldn’t be called ‘His Excellency’, ‘Distinguished’ – Melaye

    President, governors, senators shouldn’t be called ‘His Excellency’, ‘Distinguished’ – Melaye

    The lawmaker representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye, has requested that the President, Vice President, Governors, Senators and Reps members should no longer be addressed as His Excellency, Distinguished, and Honourable respectively.

    Making this demand in a statement issued on Sunday, he said, “I recommend that henceforth no President, Vice President, Governor, or Deputy Governor should answer the name ‘His Excellency’ until the material condition of ordinary Nigerians has also become ‘Excellent’.

    “No Senator should continue to answer […]