• Buhari has good intentions for Nigeria, but he is surrounded by saboteurs – Waku

    Buhari has good intentions for Nigeria, but he is surrounded by saboteurs – Waku

    A former Senator representing Benue North-West in the National Assembly, Chief Joseph Waku, has stated that from the look of things, Nigerians are done with the All Progressives Congress.

    According to him, the country may chase out the ruling party in 2019 just the way PDP was ousted from power in 2015.

    He regretted that the president might have good intentions for the country but that some saboteurs were frustrating his efforts.

    Waku, who recently clocked 70, spoke yesterday while warning the ruling […]

  • Saraki, Ekweremadu’s trial was a witch-hunt, says Waku

    Saraki, Ekweremadu’s trial was a witch-hunt, says Waku

    Senator Joseph Kennedy Waku has stated that the suit against Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu was a witch-hunt planned to tarnish their image.

    Speaking with journalists on his 70th birthday in Makurdi, the Benue State capital yesterday, Waku described the withdrawal of the lawsuit against the two lawmakers by the Federal Government as an appropriate decision.

    According to him: “There is no justification whatsoever for dragging the Senate president and his deputy to court for criminal case, as […]

  • Buhari should start corruption probe from Obasanjo – Waku

    Buhari should start corruption probe from Obasanjo – Waku

    A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Joseph Waku has said the war against corruption by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration would have been better if the probe started from former president Oluse­gun Obasanjo’s adminis­tratio “because all these corruption and privati­sation saga we are talk­ing about today started from Obasanjo’s admin­istration.”

    Waku, who stated this in a chat with newsmen in his Makurdi residence at the weekend, de­scribed Buhari’s efforts at ridding the country of corruption as a step in […]