• BREAKING: Senate defers Amaechi’s screening Again, cancels plenary

    BREAKING: Senate defers Amaechi’s screening Again, cancels plenary

    Only two of them were screened Tuesday, Adebayo Shittu and Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim, a member of the House of Representatives. The screening of Professor Claudius Daramola from Ondo State, was postponed.

    Sixteen of the 36 ministerial nominees are still waiting to be heard by the Senate, as the Senate spokesman, Dino Melaye said earlier today that the screening would stretch till Wednesday next week.

    Nigerians waiting to watch how the screening of Amaechi will play out, will now need to wait […]

  • Why Amaechi will not have any problem being screened and approved as Minister – Senator Melaye

    Why Amaechi will not have any problem being screened and approved as Minister – Senator Melaye

    Rotimi Amaechi, the former Governor of Rivers State, southern Nigeria, will not have any problem being screened and approved for ministerial appointment despite the petitions against him, Senator Dino Melaye, Chairman of Senate Committee on Media said on Thursday.

    The screening of the former Governor who was among the first batch of ministerial nominees submitted to the Senate by President Muhammadu Buhari which was scheduled to have taken place on Thursday was postponed till next Tuesday.

    Amaechi could not be screened on […]

  • BREAKING: Audu Ogbeh confirmed as Minister – See what he told Senate during Screening

    BREAKING: Audu Ogbeh confirmed as Minister – See what he told Senate during Screening

    One of the ministerial nominees, Chief Audu Ogbe, has just been asked to take a bow after spending about seventeen minutes of drilling by Senators, and has therefore been confirmed as Minister. He had told the lawmakers that “Since I was last in government, I have been practicing agriculture.”

    He added that, “I want to make it clear to Nigerians that I am not here because I need anything, but I am here because the president of my country has deemed […]

  • Ministerial nominee, Babatunde Raji Fashola’s CV

    Ministerial nominee, Babatunde Raji Fashola’s CV

    This is an exclusive presentation of a classified document on President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial nominees as prepared by the Senate. According to the document, some of the nominees are said to have corruption cases leveled against them.

    Name: Babatunde Raji Fashola

    Date of Birth: 28th June 1963

    Education
    He attended Birch freeman high school Lagos and Igbobi College

    He studied law and obtained his Bachelor of laws (LL.B) at the University of BENIN

    MARITAL STATUS:  Fashola is married with kids

    In 1988 Fashola was called to bar as a solicitor and advocate […]