Senators on the platform of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party hail the defection of the ruling All Progressives Congress National Assembly members to their party.
Thirty-two APC senators had defected to the opposition PDP on Tuesday, with another four to the ADC.
Senators that left the APC to PDP: Sen. Tejuosho Sen. Shaaba Sen. Barnabas Gemade Sen. Melaye. Sen. Shittu Sen. Rafiu Sen. Shitu Ubali Sen. Isa Misau Sen. Hunkuyi Sen. Monsurat Sen. Danbaba Sen. Nafada Sen. Nazif Sen. Kwankwaso.
With this move, the All Progressives Congress has become the minority in the upper chamber.
Photos by OLATUNJI OBASA show PDP senators celebrating the moves in Abuja on Tuesday.
Earlier this week, viral reports claimed that fans at The Ibadan Concert with Mayorkun were engaged in reckless sexual intercourse, however DMW artiste, Mayorkun, has said that the condoms were only distributed to the fans for a safe sex awareness programme.
According to a report by NET, while trying to encourage safe sex among youths, the organisers, with the support of relevant organisations, distributed packs of condoms freely for reproductive and family health awareness which, it says, is typical of events of this magnitude.
“These were seen littering the event ground afterwards,” it says.
On the turnout at the concert, said to be 13,000 guests, Mayorkun says, “I planned to see between 5,000 and 7,000 people yesterday, but I was shocked to see 13,000 people.
“I was ready to perform for two to three hours, which I also promised maximum security. So, as soon as I got...
President Muhammadu Buhari has wished all the lawmakers, who defected from the All Progressives Congress to other parties, in “best in their future undertakings.”
On his Twitter handle, President Buhari reacted to the defections that were the order of the day at the National Assembly.
In his tweets, the president said; “I wish all of our party members who today defected, the very best in their future undertakings. The APC has done its best to stop the defections, and I must commend the party leadership for working tirelessly to unite the party and position it for future victory.”
Other tweets read: “I am confident that no harm or injury will be done by these defections, to the APC and its aspirations. I urge party faithful to not despair, but to instead see this as something that happens in seasons like this, on the eve of elections.
Popular comedian, Emeka Erem, a.k.a Ajebo who declared during an interview back in 2013 that he won’t get married till he makes 100M Naira has tied the knots with his long time girlfriend, Uche on Saturday.
The white wedding held a week after the couple, Erem Emeka aka comedian Ajebo, and Uchechi Kalu had their traditional wedding (HERE).
Comedian Ajebo popped the question during their vacation in Dubai for Uchechi’s birthday last year. Few months later, the couple shared pre-wedding photos – CLICK HERE
You will recall that he didn't stop crying as he recited his marital vows to his bride (HERE).