Ishaq Hadejia, a chieftain of All Progressives People Congress in Jigawa state has asked the minister of water resources, Suleiman Adamu to resign his appointment as a minister with immediate effect over alleged shortcomings.
The speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said the National Assembly has prevented the collapse of governance by serving as the stabilising force through checking the executive misuse and abuse of power.
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has disclosed that some religious and political leaders often plead with him not to sack public officials that have been found to be corrupt. Osinbajo made the statement in Abuja on Monday, October 22.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai has held an emergency security meeting with heads of security agencies in Kaduna state to review the security situation in the state. This was after the government imposed a 24 hours curfew in the state.
Many communities that make up the Cross River central senatorial district have vowed to vote against both the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 senatorial election.
Tiger Edoror, the deputy speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly has impeached by assembly members. Reports have it that Edoror was impeached for alleged financial misappropriation, anti-party activities and corruption.