• bukola Saraki

    APC Must Call Off Saraki’s Bluff

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    The shadow election conducted by the APC in a bid to produce one candidate for Senate presidency showed clearly that the party must as a matter of urgency put its house in order. At the venue of the shadow election held yesterday at Transcorp Hilton in Abuja, 33 senators supporting the Lawan /Akume ticket were…

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  • BUHARI and DAVID MARK

    Mark’s Parting Gift To The People Of Benue State

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    Distinguished Senator David Alechenu Bonaventure Mark is an Officer and a gentleman.   He was born 67 years ago in Otukpo, Benue state and has had a blossoming career in Nigerian army and politics leading to his election as a Senator and subsequently as Senate President of Nigeria. Since his commission after leaving the NDA in…

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  • Akume

    Akume’s Senate Presidency: A Time For Pay Off

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    History has a way of repeating itself. In 1964 Alhaji Ibrahim Imam of Kanuri stock from what is now North Eastern zone was disallowed from contesting election in his constituency. J.S. Tarka, leader of the United Middle Belt Congress (UMBC) a Tiv man from now North Central zone created room for him in his party…

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  • Akume: The Senate President We Need

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    A new wind of change blew across Nigeria with the election of General Muhammadu Buhari as president-elect on March 28. This is the change that majority of Nigerians have craved for over the years and thanks to the INEC chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega, the change came without the expected violence and bloodshed. Buhari is well…

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