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Senate Summons Defence Chiefs NSA & Moro

Following President Goodluck Jonathan’s Tuesday request to extend the emergency rule in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States, the senate has kicked off processes of the extension. Requiring detailed information from all relevant agencies, the senators in the upper legislative council on Wednesday, unanimously res...

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Posted on May 14, 2014

Zuba Bombing: Jonathan Summons another Security Meeting

  President Goodluck Jonathan has summoned security chiefs to a special security meeting following Thursday’s bomb blast in Abuja. The ongoing meeting was made known to the public by the President’s Spokesman, Reuben Abati on his twitter page  “The meeting on-going at the Villa,” Abati tweeted. Obvi...

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Posted on May 2, 2014

Jonathan Summons Emergency Security Meeting

 As result of the recent increase in the spate of terrorism in Nigeria, President Goodluck Jonathan has summoned members of the National Security Council to a meeting on Thursday. The meeting, slated for 11am at the Presidential Villa, Aso Rock, Abuja will be presided over by the President. According to a pr...

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Posted on Apr 16, 2014

Insecurity: House Summons IGP, NSA, Defence Minister

Following a motion moved by Honourable Ibrahim Gusau, the Federal House of Representatives has invited Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar; Minister of Defence, retired Lt.-Gen. Aliyu Gusau; and National Security Adviser, retired Col. Sambo Dasuki to give their accounts on the security situation in...

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Posted on Apr 8, 2014

Attack on Nigerians: FG Summons India Envoy

Nigeria has demanded an unreserved apology from the India over the death of its citizen identified as Obodo Simeon. Professor Viola Onwuliri, Nigeria Minister of Foreign Affairs told journalists at the sidelines of Pre-Commonwealth Head of Government Meeting press conference in Abuja on Monday. Simeon was fou...

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Posted on Nov 11, 2013

Senate Summons Construction Company Over Poor Working Condition Of Staffers

The Senate Committee on Employment and Labour has invited the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) for questioning over the appalling working conditions of its workers. Members of the committee visited CCECC and other construction companies in Abuja to find out how the companies treat thei...

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Posted on Oct 11, 2013

Senate summons Aviation minister over Lagos crash

By Citizens platform The Senate on Tuesday summoned the Minister of Aviation, Princess Stella Oduah, and chief executive officers of parastatals in the ministry. They are to appear before the Senate Committee on Aviation to explain the recent Associated Airline plane crash in Lagos and other recent matters in...

Categories: Citizens Platform
Posted on Oct 9, 2013

Associated Airlines Plane Crash: Senate Summons Aviation Minister

The Senate has summoned Aviation Minister, Mrs. Stella Oduah-Ogiemwonyi to appear before it to explain the state of the country’s aviation industry and brief members about the resurgence of air crashes that have claimed hundreds of lives in the country. Following a motion by Chairman, Senate Committee on Av...

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Posted on Oct 8, 2013

Senate summons Okonjo-Iweala, Ngama over budget remarks

By Citizens Platform The Senate has asked its Committees on Finance and Appropriation to summon the Minister of Finance, Doctor Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, to explain the level of implementation of the 2013 budget. This is coming on the heels of recent remarks by the Minister of State for Finance, Yerima Ngama, th...

Categories: Citizens Platform
Posted on Sep 20, 2013

Senate Summons Okonjo-Iweala, Ngama over Budget Implementation

Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Dr. (Mrs.) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Minister of State for Finance, Yerima Ngama have been summoned by the Senate over the implementation of the 2013 budget. Okonjo-Iweala and Ngama will answer questions from members of the Senate Committee on Finan...

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Posted on Sep 19, 2013

Jonathan Summons Amaechi, G7 Governors For Crucial Meeting

President Goodluck Jonathan is presently meeting with the G7 governors, as well as some Governors of the ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) at the Presidential villa. The meeting which started at about 5:30pm at the first lady conference room was reportedly slated for 9.00pm today. Journalists had to ru...

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Posted on Sep 15, 2013

PT 2: Ilomuanya ready for “Royal rumble” with Ohiri, summons meeting at Council secretariat!

Armed with an Appeal Court judgment reinstating him as the Chairman of the Imo State Council of Traditional Rulers, Eze Cletus Ilomuanya is set to take over the Imo Traditional Rulers’ Council Secretariat located around the Concorde Boulevard, Owerri. Ilomuanya has also invited all recognized traditional ru...

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Posted on Sep 13, 2013

PDP Summons Ubah, Four Others For Illegal Primary Election

Nigeria’s ruling party the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) has summoned members of the Anambra chapter of the party, Senator Andy Ubah, Chief Chris Ubah, Ejike Oguebego, Chief Benji Udeozor, and Mrs Tonia Nwankwu to appear before the party National Working Committee at its secretariat in Abuja tomorrow, W...

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Posted on Aug 27, 2013

Police Boss Summons Hon. Chidi Lloyd

With Investigation beginning on the Rivers state house of assembly fracas which many say will remain indelible on the pages of the country’s political history, a summons from the police headquarters is ordering the leader of the state house of assembly Mr Chidi Lloyd, to report to the force criminal investi...

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Posted on Jul 17, 2013

Court Summons Jonathan Over Journalists’ Trial

Nnamdi Felix/Abuja An Abuja high court has summoned President Goodluck Jonathan to appear and give evidence in the on going trial of two journalists working with Leadership Newspapers who are standing trial for allegedly forging a presidential directives’ bromide published in the newspaper on April 3, 2013....

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Posted on Jul 17, 2013

Abuja Court Summons Borishade

An Abuja High Court on Monday ordered Babalola Borishade, a former minister of Aviation to appear before it unfailingly on July 9. Justice Abubakar Umar gave the order, after Borishade, Tunde Dairo and Rowland Iyayi, a former managing director of the Nigeria Airspace Management Agency failed to attend their t...

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Posted on Jul 8, 2013

Amaechi Braves the Odds, Summons Governors

Popularly acclaimed winner of the recently held election of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) and Governor of Rivers State, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi has invited all governors in the country to the inaugural meeting of the forum since the election. Signed by Chidinma Onyenalim, an aide to Governor Amaechi, the ...

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Posted on Jun 24, 2013

Angry Pakistan Summons Envoy After U.S. Drone Strike Kills Nine

A U.S. drone strike killed nine people in northwest Pakistan, security officials said, prompting newly sworn-in Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to summon America’s envoy on Saturday to protest against such attacks. The missile strike, on a compound near the Afghan border in the North Waziristan region late ...

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Posted on Jun 8, 2013

Boko Haram: President Jonathan summons governors of Borno, Yobe

President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday invited the governors of Borno and Yobe, Kashim Shettima and Ibrahim Geidam, respectively to Abuja to discuss security challenges in their states. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the two states had become operational bases of the insurgents with reported ca...

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Posted on May 14, 2013

Court summons Rep over ex-governor Turaki’s Absence

Following the failure of former governor of Nigeria’s north western state of Jigawa, Saminu Turaki to attend his trial in the N36billion case of theft and money laundering instituted against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Justice S. Yahuza of the Federal High Court, Dutse has...

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Posted on Apr 30, 2013

PDP Crisis Latest: Court Summons Olisa Metuh, Kema Chikwe, As Plots Thickens To Sack Them

As endless crisis rends the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), an Abuja High Court today ordered the summon of Olisa Metuh and Kema Chikwe as some aggrieved party members wants them sacked from the National Executive committee, a development which signals that the party’s internal troubles may be becoming ...

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Posted on Mar 21, 2013

House Summons NIMASA, NIW DG’s Over Marine Accident

The House of Representatives has summoned the head of the National Inland Waterways and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency to appear before it to explain their failure to carry out the resolutions of the House. The House adopted this resolution after considering a motion brought before it...

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Posted on Mar 21, 2013