Some suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have today attacked, Mr Rotimi Amechi, the Minister of Transportation in Madrid, Spain while he was on National assignment.
Edo State House of Assembly has on Wednesday, 5th December 2019 declared vacant the seats of 12 members-elect who were yet to be sworn in following the controversies trailing the inauguration of the parliament. The house also declared the seats of MrUyiEkhosuehi and Mr Henry Okaka, representing Oredo East and Owan East respectively, who didn’t meet the mandatory sitting requirement as vacant.
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mallam Zikrullah Olakunle Hassan as the new chairman of the National Hajj Commission (NAHCON) and 15 other members. Their appointments were received by the Senate for confirmation via a letter addressed to the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan and read in plenary Tuesday.