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Why Ekweremadu As VP Will Help Atiku Achieve Restructuring

While speaking on a RayPower radio programme, Political Platform in Abuja on Friday, a public analyst, Majeed Dahiru, said that the deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu, will help Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential flag bearer, Atiku Abubakar, achieve restructuring if elected. According to TheCable who monitored the programme, the analyst said

Assets Declaration: Charges Against Me Laughable, Malicious – Ekweremadu

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has rejected charges filed against him by the Federal Government for his alleged refusal and negligence to declare his assets. In a statement by his Special Adviser (Media), Uche Anichukwu, hours after news of the charges broke, the Deputy President of the

FG Charges Ekweremadu, Akpan With Refusal To Declare Assets

Punch Metro reports that the Federal Government has charged the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, and Senator Bassey Akpan, who represents Akwa Ibom North-East Senatorial District in Akwa Ibom State, with offences bordering on their alleged refusal and negligence to declare their assets to the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for

Ekweremadu says Atiku is Nigeria’s next president

Ike Ekweremadu, deputy senate president, says Atiku Abubakar, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 presidential election, is Nigeria’s incoming president. In a statement on Sunday, Uche Anichukwu, Ekweremadu’s special adviser on media, commended the party for the “transparent, free, fair, credible, and peaceful process”. He said the process that

Shouldn’t we listen to Ekweremadu?

With a 400-word post on Facebook last Wednesday, deputy Senate president Ike Ekweremadu has set the Nigerian media buzzing. Though he said nothing new – he renewed a proposal for a single term of five or six years for president and governor to reduce the “feverish political climate” that always precedes elections

Saraki, Ekweremadu’s impeachment: PDP rebukes APC, Presidency

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the claims by the All Progressives Congress (APC) that it planned to attack APC senators as “laughable, childish.” It said the allegation “shows that the Buhari Presidency and the ruling party have come to a wits end in their plot to illegally impeach Senate

Plan To Arrest Senate President Bukola Saraki And Ekweremadu Uncovered

The Peoples Democratic Party claims it has again uncovered a plot by the All Progressives Congress and a group in the Presidency to use security agencies and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to invite, arrest and detain the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu. According

EFCC May Quiz Ekweremadu’s Wife

Detectives are likely to interrogate Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu’s wife, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) sources said yesterday, according to a report by The Nation. EFCC is likely to probe her over one of the companies under its searchlight. The EFCC is said to have hinted Ekweremadu of the likely

Ekweremadu Suffers High Blood Pressure While In EFCC Custody

Ike Ekweremadu was hurriedly released by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday after suffering high blood pressure during interrogation, Punch Metro reports. Sources at the anti-graft agency told Punch Metro that the lawmaker, who was interrogated for over eight hours on Tuesday, returned for another round of questioning on

Report: Ekweremadu falls ill during EFCC interrogation

Ike Ekweremadu, deputy senate president, reportedly fell ill on Wednesday during interrogation by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Ekweremadu arrived the anti-graft agency’s office in Abuja on Tuesday where he was reportedly questioned for over eight hours. The EFCC had invited him to offer explanations on why his

BREAKING News: Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu In EFCC Custody

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, is currently at the EFCC office, after arriving at the anti-graft agency’s office in Abuja around 9-10:00 a.m. “He is currently at the interrogation room,” a source told the online news publication. Another EFCC staff also disclosed that Ekweremadu is with anti-graft detectives, but could not

Again, EFCC Detectives Get Set To Quiz Ike Ekweremadu Over Assets

According to a report by The Nation, detectives are to quiz Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu tomorrow on some  assets linked with him. He is expected at 10a.m. at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abuja. This is the second time in a week that the EFCC has invited Ekweremadu. According

APC Senator, Akanbi speaks on ‘impeachment’ of Saraki, Ekweremadu

The senator representing Oyo South Senatorial District, Soji Akanbi, has stated that the impeachment of Senate President, Bukola Saraki; and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, is no longer feasible. The lawmaker, who represents Oyo South on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Red Chamber, stated this in an interview

Why we are being hounded, hunted – Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, Friday, said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government is persecuting him and some others because of their demand for true democracy in Nigeria. He spoke in Enugu after thousands of residents marched through the streets to show anger over the siege laid on his residence and

EFCC Invites Ike Ekweremadu Over Conspiracy, Money Laundering (See Full Letter)

In a letter dated July 24 and signed by Mohammed Abba, the EFCC director of operations, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has invited the deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu, for questioning over alleged money laundering. The anti-graft agency said Ekweremadu’s name “featured prominently” in a case of conspiracy, abuse


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