Fidelity bank card banner Camano banner
I won’t run for Nigerian Senate again — Ekweremadu

By News Express on 13/05/2019

Views: 317

•Deputy Senate President Ekweremadu
•Deputy Senate President Ekweremadu

Senator Ike Ekweremadu, the Nigerian Deputy Senate President, has said he will not be seeking re-election into the Upper Chamber of the nation’s National Assembly in 2023.

This is, according to a press statement made by the lawmaker on Sunday, May 12 in celebration of his 57th birthday.

In his communiqué, Ekweremadu appreciated God and his constituents for his re-election and triumphs, noting that he was raised to address enormous challenges faced by his people.

The parliamentarian said 2023 will be time to call it quits, adding, however, that as the 9th Assembly gets underway, he will ensure that all ongoing projects within his constituency are finished.

He said he will continue to collaborate with others within the Senate and outside, to ensure that the nation begins to enjoy peace, justice, and unity on a different pedestal.

“I will work with other patriotic Nigerians within and outside the National Assembly and across party, ethnic, and religious lines to address issues of disunity, insecurity, and poverty currently threatening our nation. I believe that together we can pioneer a new order characterised by peace, justice, unity, prosperity, egalitarianism, and boundless opportunities for all.” (Channels TV)

 

 

Source News Express

Posted 13/05/2019 05:19:04 AM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Navy arrests suspected pirates, assures of safety on...

WAEC releases results of Lagos public school candidates...

Arrests, killings, sabotage won’t deter Biafra agitation, says...

UBA introduces world class Mobile Banking App

Group tasks Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Boards over new...

Atiku shocks Buhari in Presidential Villa

NLNG train 7 to increase FDI in Nigeria...

Sahara Reporters’ sponsored smear campaign against Governor Udom...

DSS arrests high-profile criminals, killers of Kaduna Chief...

2014 World Cup Qualification Battle in Addis Ababa:...

Minister hails Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption

Imo Police Commissioner, call your officers at the...

 

Latest News Why FG is yet to pay new minimum wage: Oyo-Ita COZA: IGP orders FCID to take over rape allegation Protest: We lost 11 members to Police bullets, 30 injured — Shi’ites No more amnesty for criminals —Imo Government •Oil landlords insist on state producing next NDDC MD Recruitment: Army warns Nigerians against fraudsters 500 prisoners enroll with NOUN Kidnappers kill 8-year-old girl in Kano FRSC promotes 64 Assistant Corps Commanders to Deputy Corps Commanders Anybody calling for our return to North is a joker —Hausa community in Nnewi Court bars NASS from taking over Bauchi Assembly Ayade ‘has committed impeachable offence’ Nobody is safe in Nigeria, says Bishop, as Fasoranti’s daughter is laid to rest

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (511,404 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (431,981 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (374,125 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (317,126 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (282,932 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (247,499 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (239,785 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (224,864 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (221,609 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (209,166 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (188,688 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (187,285 views)

 

NLNG Job Vacancy

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (97) Business & Economy (4,359) Business Verdict (76) Columnists (1,076) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (211) Entertainment (636) Features (781) Global Business Monitor (396) ICT Monitor (54) International (3,738) Interview (194) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (164) Maggie's Blog (342) News (48,972) Opinion (1,293) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,183) Religion (1,053) Sports (2,106) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera